"Mr. Jeep"
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Vehicle Name "Mr. Jeep"
Year 1977
Make Jeep
Model CJ-5
Color Caramel on Cream
1977 Jeep CJ-5
1977 Jeep CJ-5 1977 Jeep CJ-5 1977 Jeep CJ-5
History Purchased in 1991 for one EZ payment of $2200

Lots of modifications throughout "Mr. Jeep"!

I painted him to look like/ similar to my first "5"

CJ-5s have been my daily drivers ever since I was I was allowed on the asphalt in 1981
Exterior
1977 Jeep CJ-5 Exterior 1977 Jeep CJ-5 Exterior 1977 Jeep CJ-5 Exterior
Bedstead looking brush guard

Swinging rear tire rack/ fuel can/ 80' 3/8 cable

Front/ rear adapters for EZ to connect/remove canoe rack to hook in

Interior
1977 Jeep CJ-5 Interior 1977 Jeep CJ-5 Interior 1977 Jeep CJ-5 Interior
A) Cluster fuel/ temp CVR modification
B) 1977 Heater/ vent system replaced with 1979 type
C) Added radio/ temp/ vacuum/ Air Fuel ratio/ Tach /
inclometer gauges.
D) Secure toggle switch ignition system
E) Fire extinguisher/ low storage box beneath entire rear seat
F) Train horns under hood/ on board compressor/ rear bumper
is air tank w/ tire inflation hose port.
G) Secondary heater core heater on passenger rear fender
(Dubbed the "Sahara Breeze")

In-Car Entertainment
1977 Jeep CJ-5 In-Car Entertainment 1977 Jeep CJ-5 In-Car Entertainment 1977 Jeep CJ-5 In-Car Entertainment
Keep lots of tools

A spare mechanical fuel pump

A coil

A spare ignition module

Under the Hood
1977 Jeep CJ-5 Under the Hood 1977 Jeep CJ-5 Under the Hood 1977 Jeep CJ-5 Under the Hood
A) Bearings installed in mechanical clutch linkage system (wear throughout clutch linkage system almost completely eliminated)
B) Train horns
C) Upgraded from 1977 Prestolite to 1979 Motorcraft ignition
D) Heater hoses rerouted (like a steam system) for better efficiency
E) 258 with a Holley 390 4 bbl mounted on an Offenhauser intake manifold

Suspension
1977 Jeep CJ-5 Suspension 1977 Jeep CJ-5 Suspension 1977 Jeep CJ-5 Suspension
2" spring lift

Wheel and Tire
1977 Jeep CJ-5 Wheel and Tire 1977 Jeep CJ-5 Wheel and Tire 1977 Jeep CJ-5 Wheel and Tire
Goodyear Radial Wrangler 235/75/R15 Tires

Installed with manual tire changer and bubble balancer
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