My new old '78 J10 Honcho - Page 6 - JeepForum.com
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #76 of 216 Old 09-10-2013, 08:44 PM
rd94yj
Registered User
1994 YJ Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Bham
Posts: 237
Keep up the work! I like the progress your making!


94 YJ 60/14 bolt 4.0 ax15 Dana 300
88 YJ 60/14 bolt AMC 360 nv4500 np241
rd94yj is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #77 of 216 Old 09-12-2013, 11:14 AM
Dr. Marneaus
Station Wagoneer
 
Dr. Marneaus's Avatar
1973 FSJ Wagoneer 
 
Join Date: May 2006
Location: Reno, NV
Posts: 11,159
Quote:
Originally Posted by Spaceball View Post
Oh who says these don't last... will have to get a spare one eventually.

I think checker sells one for like $27.00, thats the one I'm running. I need to pick up a spare as well.

-Andrew

Illegitimi Non Carborundum


The Beast Build Thread: Marns '73 Wagoneer Thread ----- The Camper Build Thread: Marns 1980 Jayco JayFinch6 Build Thread

Dr. Marneaus is offline  
post #78 of 216 Old 09-12-2013, 11:15 AM
Dr. Marneaus
Station Wagoneer
 
Dr. Marneaus's Avatar
1973 FSJ Wagoneer 
 
Join Date: May 2006
Location: Reno, NV
Posts: 11,159
Quote:
Originally Posted by Spaceball View Post
Cleaned the interior a little bit yesterday. Looks mucho better!







Interior looks great! I love those poncho style seat covers on these old rigs. Heck, I'd find an actual mexican style blanket with brighter colors and use that! It would go perfectly with the honcho haha.

-Andrew

Illegitimi Non Carborundum


The Beast Build Thread: Marns '73 Wagoneer Thread ----- The Camper Build Thread: Marns 1980 Jayco JayFinch6 Build Thread

Dr. Marneaus is offline  
post #79 of 216 Old 09-12-2013, 12:38 PM Thread Starter
Spaceball
Registered User
2001 TJ Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Las Vegas
Posts: 796
Quote:
Originally Posted by Dr. Marneaus View Post

Interior looks great! I love those poncho style seat covers on these old rigs. Heck, I'd find an actual mexican style blanket with brighter colors and use that! It would go perfectly with the honcho haha.
Haha that would be awesome! Have to check the swap meet sometime lol but then I'd have to get some dingleberries to hang from the headliner and windshield too!

Also have a '78 J10 Honcho :)
Spaceball is online now  
post #80 of 216 Old 09-12-2013, 03:31 PM
pleontks
Registered User
1976 J-Series Truck 
 
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: Whetstone, Az
Posts: 1,130
don't steal my dingleballs idea

Beauty is in the eye of the jeepowner.
pleontks is offline  
post #81 of 216 Old 09-12-2013, 06:17 PM Thread Starter
Spaceball
Registered User
2001 TJ Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Las Vegas
Posts: 796
Quote:
Originally Posted by pleontks View Post
don't steal my dingleballs idea
OK you changed my mind
Spaceball is online now  
post #82 of 216 Old 09-12-2013, 06:21 PM Thread Starter
Spaceball
Registered User
2001 TJ Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Las Vegas
Posts: 796
Quote:
Originally Posted by Dr. Marneaus View Post
Interior looks great! I love those poncho style seat covers on these old rigs. Heck, I'd find an actual mexican style blanket with brighter colors and use that! It would go perfectly with the honcho haha.
Oh and as far as I know the po said those covers have been on it since it was almost new. The Levi seats underneath look great, I didn't take the covers off all the way though to check, may have to untie them and have a look.
Spaceball is online now  
post #83 of 216 Old 09-22-2013, 06:03 PM Thread Starter
Spaceball
Registered User
2001 TJ Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Las Vegas
Posts: 796
Worked on scraping some 35 year old grease from the bottom of the truck over the weekend, and I found a front axle underneath there! Hope it doesn't fall apart now





Spaceball is online now  
post #84 of 216 Old 09-22-2013, 07:48 PM
Dr. Marneaus
Station Wagoneer
 
Dr. Marneaus's Avatar
1973 FSJ Wagoneer 
 
Join Date: May 2006
Location: Reno, NV
Posts: 11,159
should have told me you were up there!

We drove the waggy to Panaca for the weekend, we were 2/3rds of the way there!

-Andrew

Illegitimi Non Carborundum


The Beast Build Thread: Marns '73 Wagoneer Thread ----- The Camper Build Thread: Marns 1980 Jayco JayFinch6 Build Thread

Dr. Marneaus is offline  
post #85 of 216 Old 09-23-2013, 02:08 AM
arteevan
Registered User
 
Join Date: Sep 2013
Location: bkk
Posts: 3
Omg
arteevan is offline  
post #86 of 216 Old 09-23-2013, 05:58 AM Thread Starter
Spaceball
Registered User
2001 TJ Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Las Vegas
Posts: 796
Quote:
Originally Posted by Dr. Marneaus View Post
should have told me you were up there!

We drove the waggy to Panaca for the weekend, we were 2/3rds of the way there!
The truck is here now Marn, hauled it down a couple weeks ago! Glad to hear the wag ran good after all that work
Spaceball is online now  
post #87 of 216 Old 09-23-2013, 12:12 PM
Dr. Marneaus
Station Wagoneer
 
Dr. Marneaus's Avatar
1973 FSJ Wagoneer 
 
Join Date: May 2006
Location: Reno, NV
Posts: 11,159
Quote:
Originally Posted by Spaceball View Post
The truck is here now Marn, hauled it down a couple weeks ago! Glad to hear the wag ran good after all that work
Why was i not informed of this!!? I feel betrayed.

-Andrew

Illegitimi Non Carborundum


The Beast Build Thread: Marns '73 Wagoneer Thread ----- The Camper Build Thread: Marns 1980 Jayco JayFinch6 Build Thread

Dr. Marneaus is offline  
post #88 of 216 Old 09-23-2013, 12:35 PM Thread Starter
Spaceball
Registered User
2001 TJ Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Las Vegas
Posts: 796
Quote:
Originally Posted by Dr. Marneaus View Post

Why was i not informed of this!!? I feel betrayed.
I posted it up here and on the chat thread too, you must not have seen them though
you'll have to swing by sometime and check it out! As long as you're not afraid of a little rust haha.

Also have a '78 J10 Honcho :)
Spaceball is online now  
post #89 of 216 Old 09-23-2013, 12:47 PM
Dr. Marneaus
Station Wagoneer
 
Dr. Marneaus's Avatar
1973 FSJ Wagoneer 
 
Join Date: May 2006
Location: Reno, NV
Posts: 11,159
Quote:
Originally Posted by Spaceball View Post
I posted it up here and on the chat thread too, you must not have seen them though
you'll have to swing by sometime and check it out! As long as you're not afraid of a little rust haha.
I will have to swing by one of these weekends.

Is it drivable?

-Andrew

Illegitimi Non Carborundum


The Beast Build Thread: Marns '73 Wagoneer Thread ----- The Camper Build Thread: Marns 1980 Jayco JayFinch6 Build Thread

Dr. Marneaus is offline  
post #90 of 216 Old 09-23-2013, 06:28 PM Thread Starter
Spaceball
Registered User
2001 TJ Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Las Vegas
Posts: 796
Quote:
Originally Posted by Dr. Marneaus View Post
I will have to swing by one of these weekends.

Is it drivable?
Let me know whenever yep it's drivable took it for a few spins in Ely down the old non-maintained hwy 50, ran great except for all the noises, exhaust, lifters, etc. Will be a while before I dare roam the streets of Vegas, alot of stuff to do before registering it.
Spaceball is online now  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the JeepForum.com forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid e-mail address for yourself.



Email Address:
OR

Log-in









Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.




Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome