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Unread 06-05-2014, 08:29 AM   #1
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the most epic craigslist find ever

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Unread 06-05-2014, 08:51 AM   #2
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Thought your top looked funny then I realized it is for a Scram! WOW! Nice find.
I would love to have a hard top for my 8.
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Unread 06-05-2014, 09:03 AM   #3
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^^ I did the exact same thing!
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Unread 06-05-2014, 09:11 AM   #4
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Dang, even $650 would have been a great price.

Still doesn't beat the deal I got on my Scrambler, though.
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Unread 06-05-2014, 09:17 AM   #5
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Dang, even $650 would have been a great price.

Still doesn't beat the deal I got on my Scrambler, though.
REALLY..... i got my scrambler for about $1500 lol
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Unread 06-05-2014, 09:27 AM   #6
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Dang, even $650 would have been a great price.

Still doesn't beat the deal I got on my Scrambler, though.
just saw your post..... free-99 is always best lol kool
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Unread 06-05-2014, 09:35 AM   #7
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Thought your top looked funny then I realized it is for a Scram! WOW! Nice find.
I would love to have a hard top for my 8.
Agreed....didnt think it was that Epic till I realized that as well.
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Unread 06-05-2014, 12:47 PM   #8
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Some guys have all the luck......
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Unread 06-05-2014, 12:51 PM   #9
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Some guys have all the luck......
It would like odd on your CJ7s anyhow.
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Unread 06-05-2014, 05:01 PM   #10
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Silly question, why didn't you take the Jeep to pick it up? I would have just thrown it up on the Jeep and clamped it down.
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Unread 06-05-2014, 07:30 PM   #11
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I paid $400 for mine, it was in a lot worse condition. A quick sanding and two coats of monstaliner and it was good as new.
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Unread 06-05-2014, 11:16 PM   #12
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Great find, it looks in very good condition and, as you know, is quite rare.
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Unread 06-06-2014, 04:01 AM   #13
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Great find and even a better deal for you.

But I would not call it "The Most Epic Craigslist Find Ever" as far as Jeep parts go. Spitoon has you beat by a long shot by finding a brand new, factory original, e-coated, unmolested, 100% all AMC/Jeep CJ-7 body tub. Found on our local Craigslist in SE Pennsylvania from an owner of a storage facility who's renter owed him money. Got the body AND a 1983 Jeep CJ-7, with title, for under $2000.00. Just finding an original body is a miracle in itself.

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Unread 06-06-2014, 10:55 AM   #14
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Wow! He could probably sell that to Rommel Juan for a mint but it's too good to let go of.
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Unread 06-06-2014, 11:32 AM   #15
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It would like odd on your CJ7s anyhow.
Dad has a Scrambler.....
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