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1981 CJ5 360 V8 - Project Jeep - NOT RUNNING

This is my project Jeep. But life happens and with work and the kid, I simply don't have the time I need to give her the attention she deserves. It does not currently run. I did my homework, read the these amazing forums and articles, and I used best of breed bolt-on parts and upgrades. There isn't a lot of "custom" or "hack" work on this Jeep.

I have about $15,000 into this Jeep so far.

1981 Jeep CJ5
  • AMC 360 V8 from a 1988 Jeep Grand Wagoneer (direct drop-in replacement for the factory 304 V8)
  • Rebuilt - Bored .030 with new mild cam and turned crank shaft
  • Mountain Offroad Bomb Proof Motor Mounts
  • New Water Pump
  • New Hoses
  • New Belts
  • New Sensors
  • Rebuilt Oil Pump
  • All Engine Brackets have been powder coated
  • Motorcraft 2150 Carb
  • New Fuel Pump
  • New Fuel Lines
  • New Poly Gas Tank
  • Power Steering Setup
  • Power Brakes Setup
  • New Brakes Front and Rear
  • New Brake Lines
  • New Proportioning Valve
  • Ford Contour Dual Electric Fans
  • Also have original mechanical fan setup
  • New Radiator
  • Team Rush Ignition
  • New MSD Distributer Cap
  • New Distributor
  • New Summit Racing Ignition Module
  • New Custom Length Spark Plug Wires with Billet Wire Looms
  • New MSD Ignition Coil
  • New Alternator
  • T176 (Maybe a T177?) Transmission - Newly Rebuilt Professionally
  • New Clutch - Borg & Beck Type
  • New Throwout Bearing and New Transmission Mount
  • Hydraulic Clutch Setup
  • Dana 300 Transfer Case with LoMax 4:1 Gear Set - Newly Rebuilt Professionally
  • JB Fab Twin Stick Shifter for Transfer Case
  • York AC Compressor that I was going to use for on-board air.
  • Jeep Wide-Track Axles Front and Rear
  • AMC 20 with Professionally-Welded Tubes and Drum Brakes
  • Detroit Locker with 4.10 Gears - Professionally Installed
  • New Timkin Wheel Bearings Front and Rear
  • Dana 30 Front Axle with 6-Bolt Hubs and Disc Brakes
  • Mile Marker Supreme Series Lock Out Hubs
  • Big Daddy Heavy Duty Tie Rod/Drag Link Kit
  • 4.5" Extreme-Duty Suspension System by Rubicon Express
  • Blistein Shocks Front and Rear
  • 1" Daystar Body Lift
  • New Painless Wiring Harness - Partially Installed
  • New Gauges: Oil Pressure, Voltage, and Tachometer
  • Original Speedo Cluster
  • Tube Fenders
  • Also comes with original fenders.
  • Stock Windshield, hood, and roll bar.
  • Gray Seats, in decent shape.
  • Rhino Lined Interior

Needs Heater Unit - Disassembled and never reassembled.
Dash is in kind of rough shape. Previous owner cut it for radio and speakers

There is the Jeep, and then a collection of parts in a storage unit, like the seats, hood, roll bar, etc. The Jeep is all here, it's just needs to be completed, something I simply don't have the time to do.


Cash only, you must arrange to transport it to your location. I am located in the eastern suburbs of Atlanta, about 45 minutes NE of downtown Atlanta off I-85

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post #2 of 3 Old 06-17-2020, 08:10 AM
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