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post #1 of 10 Old 03-21-2013, 09:28 AM Thread Starter
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Just to show it off: '57 CJ-3B

It's been in the family since 1964. Still drives like a champ and even though it's aged, I think it looks great. Enjoy.

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post #2 of 10 Old 03-21-2013, 09:48 AM
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Words cannot express how jelous I am .............

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post #3 of 10 Old 03-21-2013, 09:54 AM
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I think you need to get that ugly thing out of your driveway, I will come by and pick it up ASAP

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post #4 of 10 Old 03-21-2013, 10:03 AM
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Wow, love it! More pics please.


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post #5 of 10 Old 03-21-2013, 01:10 PM
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that is just AWESOME!

killer patina, great stance... whats not to like? (though personally, I'd prefer the wheels done in white)

I've always wanted a 3B, but never managed to get my hands on one yet.




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post #6 of 10 Old 03-21-2013, 07:17 PM
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So did you just pick this one up, or has it been in your family the entire time?

Let's see some more pics, an what's you plans for it?

I agree w/ Hoss that it has great patina. Never would I consider repainting this one. Even if it is an old re-spray job, I'd leave it simply for the patina.


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post #7 of 10 Old 03-21-2013, 07:34 PM
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That thing is cool.
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post #8 of 10 Old 03-21-2013, 08:12 PM
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Incredible! A great survivor.

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post #9 of 10 Old 03-22-2013, 07:01 AM Thread Starter
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Been in the fam ever since the 60's, SKT. It was a wedding anniversary present to my aunt. I'm about the only one who drives it now but my aunt still starts it up every day. At the moment I have no cosmetic plans for it. It's stock and has been well maintained and cared for and I plan to enjoy it as it is until the CJ tells me otherwise!
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post #10 of 10 Old 03-22-2013, 07:03 AM
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does look pretty cool.
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