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Alloy usa heavy duty ball joint kitsENGO QUADLUX 6" to 54" LED AMBER AND WHITE MULTIYukon Ultimate 35 axle kit for c/clip axles with Yukon Zip

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Unread 09-21-2014, 07:58 AM   #1
awizard4x4
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Just Another CJ5 Build

Just started a rebuild of my '78 Cj5 Thought I'd share my trials and tribulations.
A little history...
I bought the Jeep back in '95 and had done some work to it:
Lift, interior, dash, bumpers... Did some wheeling... Rubicon, Fordyce...
Broken some stuff... AMC 20, Steering...

But... She's sat in the driveway for the last couple of years...
Now its time for a complete overhaul.

The goal is something like this:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=18LP2pjFmw4

This is the starting point...







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Unread 09-21-2014, 08:35 AM   #2
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Some Tear Down Pics









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Unread 09-24-2014, 11:15 PM   #3
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Looks good! I'll be watching!
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Unread 09-25-2014, 07:52 AM   #4
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looks like someone got a little excited with the diamond plate back in the 90's. But looking forward to the rebuild. Best of luck and I'm sure you will have some followers.
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