That's a good looking truck. (y)
Found the u joint needle bearings. This thing surely would've exploded in spectacular fashion had I just ran it like I wanted. My seal and race...
I opted for used YJ springs ($75) on my junkyard project. My Zuk had some SOA with 35's and it was flexy, comfortable, and pretty stable.
Started teardown on the D25 yesterday. I was glad to see it still had spicer axles. Have to get a few more items before reassembly.
I wouldn’t buy crown engine parts given their reputation. Bull tear has amc engine stuff. Melling probably has oil pumps for them.
Lock n stitch.
Ordered gasket/seal kit for the D20 and T98, brake line and brake line fittings. At any rate I'll have all the parts needed to throw this...
47:1 low range? 3.73’s?
Yep one cam bearing. Don’t forget the main bearing dowels.
Here’s a guide. Lots of good info on here too.
Engine Rebuild on CJ3B.info
Removed the d25 to start renovation and put the d44 under the leaf springs, removed the t98 and separated the d18 from it. I’ll have to swap the...
Awesome! Just what I wanted to hear.
All of the important brake parts arrived. Now to buy some brake line and a flaring tool.
Anyone run a centered output transfer case (D20) with an offset axle?
Ordered some tracker disc brake pieces. I was going to buy a traction device for the front but disc brakes are a much better choice right now...
Mine was too. After changing the fluids it was much better but still noticeable
So until I find that D30 NT locally I'll be using a D25 front and a D44 tapered rear (probably going sua until I get a D30 because the steering...
Building a replica is harder than you’d think but I wouldn’t know anything about that...
I would imagine it being like having a weak power steering pump.
If he is running 12v there are bolt in gear reduction starters available.
I just run it over.
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