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Unread 12-10-2011, 04:09 PM   #1
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CJ7 Re-Build...

Alright here is the deal I had a build thread before but it was lame so here is my new one hopefully it will be less lame.

1984 Jeep CJ7 in stock form was 258 t-4 Dana300 Dana30 AMC20 2:72 gears
Currently
  • 1984 CJ7 Frame
  • Dana 30
  • Amc20
  • 1962 SBC 327 bored .060 over mild cam
  • 1983 Munice SM465 4speed
  • Dana300
  • 32x11.5x15
  • YJ Renegade tub
  • 4" SUA Rustys
  • 1" Maxbilt shackle lift
  • 2" Body Lift

Finished Product
  • Dana 60 front
  • Full Float 14 bolt rear (have already)
  • Metal Cloaks
  • 37x12.5x16.5
  • SOA

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Unread 12-10-2011, 04:13 PM   #2
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Unread 12-10-2011, 04:15 PM   #3
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something tells me that 258 ran poorly, if at all.
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Unread 12-10-2011, 04:18 PM   #4
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Unread 12-10-2011, 04:22 PM   #5
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Let me know what you guys think. That a lot all at once so let me know if you got any questions.
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Unread 12-10-2011, 05:49 PM   #6
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Oh yeah the straight six was kinda dead like a lot
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Unread 12-10-2011, 07:05 PM   #7
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looks good! How solid was the frame and did it need much repair?
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Unread 12-10-2011, 07:11 PM   #8
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Cool
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Unread 12-10-2011, 08:27 PM   #9
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contdevelop looks good! How solid was the frame and did it need much repair?
The frame was pretty solid 1 spot had to be fixed towards the back and a body mount here and there

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Unread 12-10-2011, 08:30 PM   #10
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Looking good so far. Your a brave man going with the orange hardtop!
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Unread 12-11-2011, 12:58 PM   #11
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Galt Looking good so far. Your a brave man going with the orange hardtop!
Thanks Im pretty proud of it so far. Oh and yeah I was worried about painting the top but Im glad i did it turned out alright. I think it will help the jeep stand out from the others around here too.I mean if Kubota orange doesnt already ha
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Unread 12-11-2011, 04:20 PM   #12
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Looks great man. I can't wait to see the finished product.
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Unread 12-11-2011, 05:25 PM   #13
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Looks great man. I can't wait to see the finished product.
Thanks. I'm stoked to get it done if that ever happens haha. Now that its painted I can really plug away at this beast
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Unread 12-11-2011, 10:55 PM   #14
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I for got to post this earlier. Its a video of the first time I ever started the 327 Small Block Chevy engine...
Poor phone quality but you get the idea
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Unread 12-13-2011, 04:05 AM   #15
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