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post #1 of 10 Old 05-15-2007, 07:50 AM Thread Starter
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1949 cj3 willy

just picked up my new toy. old school i know. chargin the battery right now so hopefully i can get it runnin tonight! its in pretty dmn good shape, just need some good sites for fixin this thing up. also gonna reverse the leaf springs to the top of the axle and put the new shocks on!





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post #2 of 10 Old 05-15-2007, 08:10 AM
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post #3 of 10 Old 05-15-2007, 08:52 AM
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way cool!

very nice find... is there a story behind it? (theres always a story)

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post #4 of 10 Old 05-15-2007, 08:58 AM Thread Starter
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grandpa's old one that hes had since 52 i believe. had it runnin, had all original papers and everything. just needs a charge and its good to go. brakes are new and the engine has been resealed, seems pretty nice.

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post #5 of 10 Old 05-15-2007, 10:33 AM
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That's real nice...I'd have to keep it all original.

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post #6 of 10 Old 05-15-2007, 10:34 AM
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Man you lucky dog! Wish I had one as well. What did you pay if ya don't mind me asking?
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free. got it from gramps

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post #8 of 10 Old 05-15-2007, 11:29 AM
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free. got it from gramps
that also happens to be my favorite brand of beer...

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free. got it from gramps
Like I said, You lucky dog. Goodluck with it.
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post #10 of 10 Old 05-15-2007, 12:45 PM
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free. got it from gramps
Think he'd be pissed if you turned around and sold it for a few grand? lol!


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