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post #31 of 672 Old 12-24-2007, 02:07 PM
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Looking good. If you search or google, you can find lots of write ups on OBA. You might find something that'll help you. I am also interested in seeing pics on how the CB is mounted.


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post #32 of 672 Old 12-24-2007, 04:35 PM
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i think our tension point on the serpentine is at the power steering pump.
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post #33 of 672 Old 12-24-2007, 06:58 PM
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underneath the pump. It's a bolt you turn. and the header in the above picture is missing a bolt?

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post #34 of 672 Old 12-24-2007, 07:49 PM Thread Starter
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yeah ive loosed up all the bolts on the power steering, couldnet get it to budge. even after pbing it. ill give it a shot soon.

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The cheapest way to get a significant power increase over a stock 2.5l, would be to pull it out and put in a 5hp briggs & stratton engine.
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post #35 of 672 Old 12-24-2007, 09:27 PM
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underneath the pump. It's a bolt you turn. and the header in the above picture is missing a bolt?
gah! yea my jeeps a mess...thanks though.
highjack? eh you'll get over it joey haha
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post #36 of 672 Old 01-01-2008, 07:29 PM Thread Starter
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yeah its useless but ben got pulled out with it

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post #37 of 672 Old 01-01-2008, 07:35 PM
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ben who?...
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post #38 of 672 Old 01-01-2008, 07:35 PM
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and i'm pretty sure you didnt just call my jeep useless!
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post #39 of 672 Old 01-03-2008, 07:09 PM Thread Starter
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lol i was talking about the high lift. Ben from bicycle outfitters, the hippie
weather is supposed to warm up to about 50 this weekend. Ill be doing quite a bit of work, including:
Starting and hopefully finishing OBA
Serp belt
Weld in new floor board
fix radio, water got on it not sure whats going on.
bleed brakes
herculine

stay tuned for updates, hopefully starting tomarrow

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post #40 of 672 Old 01-03-2008, 07:24 PM
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Joe, that's looing really good.

Did you ever find the windshield bolts? If not PM me your address and I'll send you some, I have about 50 laying around.

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Got some work done today.
Got the interior gutted and ready for the herculine. Still need to clean it out.
Got the AC compressor permentatly mounted.
Got the AC serpintine belt mounted
added another idler gear.
on with the pictures



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alternator removed, new pulley installed

began gutting rear

Found this under the rear tailgate latch


gotta love past owners, thats a bolt put in a drilled bolt and a stripped seat belt bolt

Interior gutted

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post #42 of 672 Old 01-06-2008, 05:05 PM Thread Starter
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ac and idler installed. belt ran

mess i made

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post #43 of 672 Old 01-06-2008, 07:57 PM Thread Starter
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just ordered bestop trail max seat, just one because iam poor

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post #44 of 672 Old 01-08-2008, 05:54 PM Thread Starter
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finished the bedliner, no pics today, tomorrow though. also got my new seat. now just to get the bed liner off my arm....

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post #45 of 672 Old 01-14-2008, 07:01 PM Thread Starter
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well i finally took some pictures crappy ones at that, and at night but its an update. the bedliner is in along with the new seat, many bolts have been replaced with grade 8 instead of torx, also cleaned up the work area and did some welding.







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