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Unread 04-20-2010, 02:13 PM   #61
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Nice work. Can't go wrong with diese. l

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Unread 04-20-2010, 02:31 PM   #62
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525.00 for whole truck
Wow! What a steal! Was it in good running condition?
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Unread 04-20-2010, 02:32 PM   #63
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unbolted from bread truck then bolted into jeep, changed the oil
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Unread 04-20-2010, 02:34 PM   #64
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unbolted from bread truck then bolted into jeep, changed the oil
that easy huh?
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Unread 04-20-2010, 02:36 PM   #65
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actually it was pretty easy, my first swap.

biggest thing was the upper right control arm clearance issue
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Unread 04-20-2010, 11:35 PM   #66
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im interested in how you made/or where you got your motor/tranny mounts?
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Unread 04-21-2010, 05:40 AM   #67
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looks good
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Unread 04-21-2010, 07:21 AM   #68
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im interested in how you made/or where you got your motor/tranny mounts?
look at the first 5 photos on my website
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Unread 04-21-2010, 07:26 AM   #69
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did you just make those from scratch or is their some sort of schematic or plan for them? Ex: amc 360 motor mounts with this and this done to them
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Unread 04-21-2010, 07:44 AM   #70
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lord mounts that came out of the bread truck bolted to a flat piece of 1/2" steel welded between the frames
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Unread 04-21-2010, 07:55 AM   #71
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525.00 for whole truck
Wow, excellent steal! I love the color, and of course the Cummins is oh so tasty too. Been considering doing it in my XJ for a little bit now, but cost and an automatic transmission have been holding up the process.

Good job!
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Unread 04-21-2010, 11:21 AM   #72
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lord mounts that came out of the bread truck bolted to a flat piece of 1/2" steel welded between the frames
that simple? wow, what about for the transmission? were the current mounts already in a good place?
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Unread 04-21-2010, 11:26 AM   #73
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everything is stock from bellhousing back...
take motor and mounts out....put in new mounts mount motor
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Unread 04-21-2010, 11:44 AM   #74
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so then it lined up well to the transmission and u didnt have to move it at all?
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Unread 04-21-2010, 11:47 AM   #75
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correct... u need 1.25" BL but yes
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