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Unread 07-22-2012, 11:39 AM   #9001
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Tuned up my son and i's new 83 cj7.

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Unread 07-22-2012, 01:00 PM   #9002
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Took the wife and kids out in it today. Went thru town a grabbed some go-go juice, headed out thru Hueston's Woods, lolligagged thru Oxford and annoyed the college kids with the straight pipes, came back and poured my daughter in bed for her nap.
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Unread 07-22-2012, 01:11 PM   #9003
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Got my arb compressor working great got to get some vacuum line for it and my timing advance
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Unread 07-22-2012, 03:24 PM   #9004
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Wasted hours of my day looking for the lock cylinders I removed from the doors in April, 2011.

I have new cylinders but the z-brackets are still attached to the old cylinders.
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Unread 07-22-2012, 03:35 PM   #9005
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Kinda looks funny with car seats, but my kids love it, puts my daughter to sleep!
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Unread 07-22-2012, 03:38 PM   #9006
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Painted my T18 with duplicitous cast iron engine paint with ceramic.

I also stabbed all my external drive train (tcase, tranny, bellhousing etc) bolts into a cardboard box to get cleaned and painted. Also cleaned my clutch fork bellhousing shields, and front crossmember for paint.

I'm so freaking sick of cleaning parts for paint
All worth it when it looks that nice though, right?
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Unread 07-22-2012, 03:43 PM   #9007
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worked on the rear bumper some
Looks good. I'm a fan of the tread plate step at the back. Stops folks standing on your flares to get in and out. Although In summer it's quite often friends in bikinis so I turn ONE blind eye.
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Unread 07-22-2012, 03:45 PM   #9008
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Wasted hours of my day looking for the lock cylinders I removed from the doors in April, 2011.

I have new cylinders but the z-brackets are still attached to the old cylinders.
They are small and sometimes the mess in your shed is, ahem, big from what we've seen Dave. Good luck.
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Unread 07-22-2012, 04:36 PM   #9009
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Heated up and bent my twin sticks so that I can roll the passenger seat forward all the way, then took the jeep out and tested out the 4 High and 4 Low positions.
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Unread 07-22-2012, 04:41 PM   #9010
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Filled multiple holes. One of the POs decided to make the hump into swiss cheese.
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Unread 07-22-2012, 04:58 PM   #9011
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I broke a cardinal rule in some people's eyes

I WASHED IT!!!!!!!!!!
Did a little tuning to the carb. I tried to reattach the sound barrier permanently to the hood but it didn't work. I think I am gonna have to break down and buy the self stick stuff from eastwood or something. Anyway it was a nice day out in Northern VA so I just kind of tinkered.
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Unread 07-22-2012, 05:47 PM   #9012
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Put the dog in the back yard or in a kennel or something.
LOL The dog is the baby, and I would be dead if I did that!

I did get one radius arm done and installed, the other side has the coilover and radius arm mounts on the axle...now I just need to build the frame mount and a panhard and I'm done with the front. I'll post up pics tomorrow hopefully.
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Unread 07-22-2012, 05:53 PM   #9013
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LOL The dog is the baby, and I would be dead if I did that!

I did get one radius arm done and installed, the other side has the coilover and radius arm mounts on the axle...now I just need to build the frame mount and a panhard and I'm done with the front. I'll post up pics tomorrow hopefully.
My dog loves the kennel she hears the word kennel and she gets so excited. And my other dog hates the kennel when she hears kennel she goes to bed and lays there she wouldn't do anything.
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Unread 07-22-2012, 10:14 PM   #9014
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All worth it when it looks that nice though, right?
Of course, but it's grueling. It's gonna be bomb when it's done, I'll be glad I did all the extra work.
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Unread 07-23-2012, 02:52 AM   #9015
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Pulled the steering box off to clean it so I can rebuild it later this week.
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