-   Engines & Drivetrain (
-   -   New to the forum and looking for rookie advice... (

wyoming_sal 02-01-2011 11:00 PM

New to the forum and looking for rookie advice...
looking to rebuild my 258 and am interested in seeing pics of very clean motors. I am the proud owner of a 81 CJ-7. Owned it since 04 but have only started a rebuild. floated the rear axle, rhino-lined the tub, and shot it with a quick paint job. Added a Hard top and doors (still need to adjust the doors). This jeep has been from Oklahoma, Kansas, Texas, and Alaska with me and I just can't part with it. The Mrs and I just came to an agreement on getting it in shape.

Any help the more experienced jeep owners have would be welcome.

KMD 02-03-2011 09:26 AM

Post in the cj section with some pics and you will get more response. I vote for swapping in a 4.0 cheap to find on craigs list and you can rebuild it while still driving the jeep.

wyoming_sal 02-04-2011 10:00 AM

appreciate the response and help with the post. Never looked at a swap for a 4.0. Makes sense to get the build though.

Leans93 02-05-2011 03:04 PM

It's a 4.0L but its a picture of it when she had 0 miles on her

wyoming_sal 02-06-2011 11:10 AM

You did a great job on it. Do you have pics after you did the install?

Leans93 02-06-2011 01:43 PM


The time now is 10:05 PM.

Powered by vBulletin Version 3.8.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.