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post #61 of 221 Old 09-08-2013, 09:52 PM
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this is an awesome thread. whats the next step? besides the exhaust?

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post #62 of 221 Old 09-09-2013, 07:33 AM Thread Starter
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where did you get that???
BJs Off Road, they also have a washer reservoir to match.
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this is an awesome thread. whats the next step? besides the exhaust?
Going to clean the 35 years of built up grease underneath, that should take me a while then drain & refill the axles, trans, t/case, and coolant. Then get to work on a box of parts.
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post #64 of 221 Old 09-09-2013, 09:44 AM
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BJs Off Road, they also have a washer reservoir to match.
im definitely gonna have to look that up
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So after replacing the fuel tank, it was still a little loose even after the straps were tightened all the way, so I stuck the chunk of wood where it was before, and it tightened up just fine now. It's in the right upper part of the picture, that's upside down, oops!

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The smog pump was seized and belt gone, so I replaced it with a new one but the bolts for the pulley and the mounting bolt were metric instead of standard like the old one . Took a while for Dad and I rummaging through boxes of nuts and bolts, but managed to fine some metrics that would work.

Old bolts no worky
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post #67 of 221 Old 09-09-2013, 06:28 PM Thread Starter
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Fuel pump off, that's not just one gasket but 2! : someone has been here before! Took a while of scraping and filing to get the original gasket off.





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Fuel pump installed, NAPA pump much more user friendly than the one that was on there, the fuel line on the old one was almost impossible to get the clamp off without taking everything apart.

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New smog pump came without the hose nipple. Had to transfer over from old one.



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Last new rubber fuel line connected, so now the fuel system is all brand new, no more issues there! (except metal lines and carb, to be rebuilt in the future)

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pump belt on and ready to go

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Oh who says these don't last... will have to get a spare one eventually.

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Some cool pictures of a thunderstorm in Ely.





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Cleaned the interior a little bit yesterday. Looks mucho better!







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Now I know why all the craigslist cars for sale look like they are all wet, looks brand new!

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