Okay I score an 83 j10 on craigslist for 500 bucks its a 258 4 speed truck. It was in need of a lot of help, body is ruff motor strong but needs tune up , carb and flywheel. My first build of this extent so let's see how it goes.
06-24-2013 08:37 AM
Day I drove it home.
06-24-2013 12:03 PM
four speed manual or automatic? i have a 1980 j10 that i am trying to convert to a manual. I am looking for a picture of the clutch pedal assembly so i know what to buy for my truck.
06-24-2013 12:17 PM
Congrats! Welcome to the insanity club!! :D
06-25-2013 08:10 AM
Sorry it is a manual trans.. and I'm all tom familiar with the insanity. I sold my rhd cj6 to my dad last year cause I'm a broke young guy Lol, that thing was impossible to find parts for.
06-25-2013 08:21 AM
Its a good project
06-25-2013 12:55 PM
Welcome to the club!
06-25-2013 09:32 PM
I'm just trying to make it looks better aka no rust holes and 1 color... a nice wood hauler and weekend driver maybe a lil mud bogging
07-07-2013 10:20 PM
New rocker and bed side
07-07-2013 10:22 PM
Still in the process of finish work hope to be done with body this week and paint sunday
07-20-2013 12:18 AM
Body work done ready for some sealer and color but to hot and humid to paint this week so I installed my lift shackle. Only temp until I get my full lift kit from rough country.blocks in the rear with a bastard leaf pack for rear lift
07-20-2013 12:22 AM
Sorry I meant I still need to do the rear lift
07-26-2013 11:42 PM
Paint done and masking off for defender pro epoxy truck bed coating