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sarcasmo

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Phoenix, AZ

Jeep Information

Year:1976

Model:CJ7

Engine:304v8

Transmission:TH400

Transfer Case:Quadratrac


My girl, Isabel. Still mostly stock in a lot of respects, a lot of work planned for her. =D

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UKCJ7
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05-07-2010, 01:54 PM
A beautiful CJ7 V8~
What do you plan to work on? Any modifications, etc?

Mine is a 1980 CJ7 V8 automatic.
A "SheJ7" who has recently got minor mechanical work done.


sarcasmo

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05-07-2010, 02:40 PM
I'm focused on internals, right now. Dealing with leaks in the brake system and transmission. There's some bad rust in the tub in a couple places, so she's gonna get uglier before she gets prettier. The long term goal is to kit her out for trail support (my brother is a desert running dirt biker). I'll be rebuilding the roll cage forward and back, adding an overhead console to hold my 10meter ham and cb, and then building custom t-top style drop ins for over the 'cab', instead of the soft canvas top. For the bed, I'm staying as modular as I can, so I can swap out tool, fuel, and gear storage for the trail, with seats and tuffy trunk for home. I want to redo the suspension with TJ style coil-over, but I'm not 100% on that yet. A lot will depend on what I decide to do with the transmission and transfer case.


UKCJ7
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05-07-2010, 04:54 PM
update the forum with photos as you work on her.
that's quite a massive project, but not at all unthinkable

I'm a photographer as well but more in the line of portraits, editorial,
fashion/music.
Are you currently working on any photo projects?
You have a website?


sarcasmo

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05-07-2010, 08:33 PM
I'll do my best to keep the changes posted. =)

I do a lot of nature and scenery shooting, recently getting more into portraits and working with people. My site is here: Photography by Bill Nash. Enjoy =D


UKCJ7
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05-08-2010, 02:01 AM
Rockin Bill..
Here's mine ©2010 shootfromthehip.us

Those areas of the Arizona desert are stunning.
Though I don't dare take my CJ out there unless she's ready for the terrain.

After I got the CJ I took it out on a small trail near Yucca Valley, got stuck for quick moment and used the 4 wheel drive to get me out of a small ditch.
The jeep was fine and vowed to get a 3" lift, then I can take the CJ for light off
roading.

When you next get a moment I posted on the forum a technical problem I unexpectedly had today with brake lights. If you have some possible leads feel free to leave your thoughts.

thanks for the replies







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