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Newbie here...I love seeing others rigs....Its great to see what people do to their CJs and it gives me good ideas about my own.
Heres mine....im working on a full cage and some other goodies.
 

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no kidding i want one too
 

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yup, mine is a pic of a tj.......only YOU would notice :)
I tell the average passenger to read before entering. Ive gotten some strange looks! HA!
 

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Oh well here's some before and after pics. The first is when I bought it in 2003. 2-1/2" lift and 33's. It now sits at 4" sua and 35's with the help of TJ flares. The leaky 258 and T5 are being switched now to a 360 and T176 combo. I'm probably two or three weeks away from that being done.
 

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The seller of that decal's gonna see a sudden spike in sales
 
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John, thats great! You even moved the diff to the correct (I mean passenger) side.
 

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schmoken said:
That sure is a purty engine! :drool: :drool:
It's a shame you have to cover them up with so much stuff.
 

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Well for me the story all to familiar...
My CJ had served it purpose and was well used.
The tub was shot and full of rust, the frame was cracked...
So I started looking for parts to do a build up!!!

Well i found this setting in a farmers field for about 9 yrs...
It had been through a hail storm back in 79 with softball size hail..

There really wasn't any panel left straight but it wasn't rusted!!



So I decided to stretch the CJ to 100" and use this body...

Well half way through the frame stretch I found more cracks so I scrapped the CJ frame and grabbed the IH frame.

Got it all cleaned up and right in the middle of dropping the 258 in I noticed the rear main leaking..
So I dropped the pan. Well I found metal in the bottom of the pan...

So I grabbed the IH 345 and decided to freshen it up!!!!



Well the project creep kicked in and before you know it... this is what I ended up with!!

You can tell it's still a jeep by the mirrors!!!:thumbsup:



In the last year she has taken us thru Italy, Austria, Switzerland, Germany and back to Sicily!!!!

More trips to come!!!

Here's a few of the other build up pics!!!

Build up

OH and it's not a trailer queen.. I wheel it every chance I get!!!

Scroll down to FOTO RADUNI OFF ROAD 2005!!!
OFF road Sicilian style!!

 

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everyone on here has a pretty nice jeep. i've only had mine for about two years now, and its progress moves a little slower, anyways, heres some pics of it.


when i got it





 

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Lynn, just out of curiousity, what is that box/small door on the right side front of your tub?
 

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