For reference on my early CJ5s:
1969 with ProComp 2.5" springs, stock shackles, and 31" tires:
25 1/2" to the top of the front bumper
26" to the...
Just cheap half doors so you don't fall out.
It seems like is was pretty common on MB/GPWs:
X2, there is a much better selection of tall skinny tires for 16" wheels.
Took the '71 out for a beautiful sunset drive tonight:
And then ran the dogs around the property in the dark when we go home:
Generally no. The newer one-piece axles are not compatible with the older tapered axle housings. I have seen reference to folks having Dutchman...
Adding some more info to the single lever vs two lever transfer case thing. My '69 came with an owner's manual. It doesn't list a model year but...
Mine was metal to metal with what looked like the original radiator.
Here's several on ebay:
NORS 1977 BUICK OLDSMOBILE...
It looks like this one might be available from Rock Auto for a 79/80 231: More Information for ACDELCO D1376C
Summit thinks they can get one of...
If you can find one, it's a couple minute job.
Everything should clear with a 1/2" spacer, a factory fan, and the proper vacuum advance can that has the spigot off to the side (AC Delco D1366C...
Is that a bullet hole?
Went to the hardware store and found some screw type links that work fine:
There was only one safety chain on it when I got it...
HIE's are pretty simple. You just need to supply power to it that's on during the cranking and running phases of the ignition switch. The same...
Black paint applied before breakfast:
My only issue now is the split links being to...
No, that would be a separate box mounted on the fenderwell. Typically MSD branded.
The original tailgate chains are missing from the Bantam Due to the bed sides being bent and the tailgate mounted too low on new hinges the holes...
It's not just RPM that determines the springs. Modern cams have much steeper ramps than old ones and you're more likely to loft the valves off...
Start an "Awesome Engine Question" thread instead.
Yep, looks like 16ga:
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