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Unread 09-20-2011, 09:35 PM   #6226
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Mounted up a set of KC Hi-Lites!

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Unread 09-21-2011, 07:53 AM   #6227
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Yesterday, I replaced the P.O. incorrect fuel filter, both rear u-joints, the complete clutch linkage, and refurbished the old clutch rod because the new one is 3 inches too short.



Imagine what the clutch rod looked like. The end linkages rubbed halfway or more through.
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Unread 09-21-2011, 10:36 AM   #6228
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Finished the twin stick conversion, drained and refilled all fluids and put the top on.
nice glad to see another late 60's cj id sware mine and yours are with same wheels same under seat fuel tank and same hitch and the same lil step does yours have the 225 v6 as well ?
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Unread 09-21-2011, 12:42 PM   #6229
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The brakes sucked when I re-did the rears! Pulled the wheels off and noticed I was 50% on this one - I got the left front shoe on back of the drum and, of course, the left rear shoe on the front of the drum - doh! I got the right side perfect, however - go figure!
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Unread 09-21-2011, 12:46 PM   #6230
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Finished the twin stick conversion, drained and refilled all fluids and put the top on.
I did a twin-stick conversion as well on my '75, really sweet but I never take it out of 4-low so I'm not sure why I did it!
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Unread 09-21-2011, 01:40 PM   #6231
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I did a twin-stick conversion as well on my '75, really sweet but I never take it out of 4-low so I'm not sure why I did it!
Sometimes it's nice to crawl around in 2low
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Unread 09-21-2011, 05:13 PM   #6232
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nice glad to see another late 60's cj id sware mine and yours are with same wheels same under seat fuel tank and same hitch and the same lil step does yours have the 225 v6 as well ?
Plastic tank, 225 V6 with HEI ignition and Headman headers with Thrush glass packs
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Unread 09-21-2011, 05:55 PM   #6233
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Replaced my air filter. Tomorrow: remove fuel filter in carb and install inline filter.
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Unread 09-21-2011, 06:20 PM   #6234
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Started rebuilding a spare T-150 transmission for it.
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Unread 09-22-2011, 03:24 AM   #6235
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driving her to work...three nights in a row now...I work in the remote mountains of northern california...drive 5 miles down a hill and then 5 miles up a hill that is 11 & 16% grades...getting to the top of the mountain...I am then at 4000 ft elevation and enjoy the view as I pull in to the switchyard...thats the power plant off in the distance...
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Unread 09-22-2011, 11:01 AM   #6236
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got the axle fanges back on, drum and tires ! need to tighten the pinion nut and set the pre load. at lunch zep and power was the f-head head
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Unread 09-22-2011, 04:01 PM   #6237
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Checked all fluid levels
Added gear oil to transfer case
Added power steering fluid...topped off after changing lines the other day
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Unread 09-22-2011, 04:40 PM   #6238
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Plastic tank, 225 V6 with HEI ignition and Headman headers with Thrush glass packs
so you have a plastic tank under the driver's seat or is the tank under the seat a spare suply (plz forgive me ive yet to tow my cj to my house to even go over it with a fine tooth comb)
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Unread 09-22-2011, 06:26 PM   #6239
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Finished painting my full doors in preparation for the cold
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Unread 09-22-2011, 07:45 PM   #6240
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11 gallon plastic tank under the seat. The metal one had rust in it and sprung a leak so I repaired the hole, boiled it out and now use it on my 10kw generator.
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