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    Alternator Won't Alternate!

    The alternator is a "one-wire" alternator. It requires only one wire to make it work, the BAT terminal you can see in the picture. Originally that wire was usually a Blue/white tracer wire. At the...
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    Wasn't there a John Wayne movie. "The War Wagon?"

    Wasn't there a John Wayne movie. "The War Wagon?"
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    We're not from the guvmint - we're really here to...

    We're not from the guvmint - we're really here to hep' you.

    Just pure blind luck overcoming skill, cunning and forethought once again.

    I'm hoping he has a "one wire" alternator like BigFishDave...
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    "Is That A Willys Wagon??" Nope, it's starting...

    "Is That A Willys Wagon??"

    Nope, it's starting to look like a Freightliner up front! I'm in awe - no shyte.
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    " When I try to test it with a DMM it something...

    " When I try to test it with a DMM it something interferes with my multimeter"

    Old Jeep trucks are electrically very noisy - think about the noise you hear in an AM radio. Modern digital...
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    "Bi-Flow.." Another new word we've learned. ...

    "Bi-Flow.."

    Another new word we've learned. Sounds like the medicine the Doc just gave me
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    " ... then have it suck it back into the radiator...

    " ... then have it suck it back into the radiator when it cools .."

    A nickel's worth of comment here:

    On the '48, the pressure cap seals against a lip at the bottom of the fill well. When...
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    Fuel Filter

    When I put the F-134 in the '48, I split the line and put in a filter. This is a bit smaller that the glass bowl add-on
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    "I will take some more and post some questions in...

    "I will take some more and post some questions in a correct section as i have some issues getting it started and i would like some advice!"

    Post them wherever - we'll find them so don't worry to...
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    That is a good move. We don't drive our rebuilt...

    That is a good move. We don't drive our rebuilt Jeeps enough to keep fuel stirred up and as fuel sits, water condenses in the tank. Plastic won't rust and get flaky to stop up filters, fuel pumps...
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    ...as good as it looks!":

    [QUOTE=Catlewis;20339]Finally got the carb back. Hope it works as good as it looks!

    The nicest thing about it is that it isn't SOLEX!
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    The good news is that all of the pieces and parts...

    The good news is that all of the pieces and parts are available to rebuild the top end around the horn button - even the button itself!
    ...
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    And I suspect it may have actually gone some...

    And I suspect it may have actually gone some places, unlike the kids showing off.
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    Ham's '48 - Getting Ritzy Part II

    Well, the folks up the road the Byerly Lane Winery have found a sure fire money maker; get a little two-piece band of pretty fair guitar players, declare that Sunday afternoon will be a Jeep...
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    Was it recently imported to the UK - or was it...

    Was it recently imported to the UK - or was it imported in 1945 or so?

    It does look like a nice find - and ask away!
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    "Well, it seemed to be a good idea at the time.."...

    "Well, it seemed to be a good idea at the time.."

    Been there, said that - and then more.
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    Ham's '48 -- Getting Ritzy

    My wife says to me; "Dear, here is an event we need to go to".

    Being the wise man I am, I said; "Yes Dear - what is it?"

    "It's a Jeep Gathering at the local Winery - their post says they did it...
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    GVW Ratings

    I always thought it strange that GVW was set by tire size, not the frame or spring ratings.

    (Oh, by the way - I used BMorgil's 924 x 696 resizing hint for the attachment - it works!)

    [Be...
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    I found some exotic parts at...

    I found some exotic parts at https://montanaoverland.com/.

    It is the world's biggest Jeep graveyard. I don't know if the old guy who ran it is even alive any longer --- and you had better hurry...
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    We love mysteries here...

    We love mysteries here...
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    "... if you don't lean on it too hard. " I...

    "... if you don't lean on it too hard. "

    I thought the whole purpose of that magnificent beast was to lean on it hard and make it bellow!

    I don't think you have cut a corner anywhere - that...
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    ANd, by golly - when I go back and look at that...

    ANd, by golly - when I go back and look at that post - when I click on the attachment it opens up to a very nice 6 x 8 inch picture on my display.

    We've learned something... a good day.

    I'll...
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    A Photo Experiment...

    Well - this is how we hijack a thread. We were talking about a unique DJ and now we're getting smarter about pictures.

    The picture Bob posted enlarged nicely when I opened it. It is indeed a...
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    Your pictures are OK. That's just how they are...

    Your pictures are OK. That's just how they are on the site. They run them through a resizer to keep the data on the forum manageable.

    And you commented: "I cannot find a S/N on top of the frame...
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    A note from the KWAS early style wheel listing: ...

    A note from the KWAS early style wheel listing:

    "Also comes with a single 3/16" offset hole in the raise lug hole area of the disc that identifies rims with the safety beads."

    And we learn...
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