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    I have a complete new suspension in mine....

    I have a complete new suspension in mine. Springs, shackles everything. I checked the frame for square when it was stripped, and set the shackles to the book. I noticed after the first time out, it...
  2. Thread: Rear seat cj3b

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    I think most of the new frames will be the same,...

    I think most of the new frames will be the same, they usually come from the same place. There are a few upholstery places that make covers and cushions. Your best bet might be to give your local...
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    The V-Dub is truly RAD!

    The V-Dub is truly RAD!
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    I would most definitely "Jump on that". Great...

    I would most definitely "Jump on that". Great price, and a pro will knock it out just right. All the sweat off your back.
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    First, what gmwillys said for sure Ray-Dean. ...

    First, what gmwillys said for sure Ray-Dean.

    Ray-Dean, hurry up and buy one, we can't wait to watch it go!

    You have the credentials to really have a good time with a Flat Fender. For me the...
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    The Payoff, Its a Winner!

    Wow! In the first show the little CJ3A "peeJ" is entered in, it comes home a first place winner! small show, 170+ cars. Still a nice showing for the little Jeep. Good parts and great help.

    I...
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    A step back in time!

    A step back in time!
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    Set the idle where you like it by ear or feel....

    Set the idle where you like it by ear or feel. Turn the idle mixture screw in until it starts to shake a little. It will misfire as it gets too lean. Turn the screw back out about a turn and a half....
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    Yes, wise gmwillys, the Forum might tell us to...

    Yes, wise gmwillys, the Forum might tell us to edit and get the flock out of here.
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    Hook up your tach. Warm it up good. Set the idle...

    Hook up your tach. Warm it up good. Set the idle about 700. Turn the adjusting screw in until the RPM's begin to drop. Turn it back out 1 turn. Turn the idle back down to 600 or 650 depending on your...
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    No the bushings are for side to side play. That...

    No the bushings are for side to side play. That must be tight or, the point gap will vary too much as the cams rotate. That is the .005" max spec. This excess radial play, usually shows up as a...
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    Anything is most definitely possible. The fact...

    Anything is most definitely possible. The fact that it shuts off on you instead of miss firing and stalling, sure does sound like it is losing the spark. The coil is also a prime candidate. It could...
  13. Thread: M38 Jeep

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    Yes I should have clarified that. I meant a bad...

    Yes I should have clarified that. I meant a bad fuel pump diaphragm in the engine fuel pump. If it set with fuel in it, especially if it contains ethanol, everything rubber is suspect. If you...
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    It sounds like the piston in the Master Cylinder...

    It sounds like the piston in the Master Cylinder is relieved much deeper at the push rod touch point on the new vs the old. Man those brakes are beating on you! What else are you going to find?

    It...
  15. Thread: M38 Jeep

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    Rick, can you squirt a little fuel into the carb...

    Rick, can you squirt a little fuel into the carb and keep it running? Since you have spark and it sputters I think its probably in the carb. After setting awhile, my money would be on a gummed up...
  16. Thread: Brake issue

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    All pics are good pics!

    All pics are good pics!
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    The same push rod fits about everything in CJ or...

    The same push rod fits about everything in CJ or M Jeep trim. The same one fits 48-66 CJ-2A, 3A, 3B, 5, 6, M38, M38A1. If anyone has any push rod out of any Jeep CJ or M model it should be the same...
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    "what in the hell kind of machine shop is this "...

    "what in the hell kind of machine shop is this "

    Oh man... where have all the "Craftsman" gone? Makes me wish I would have paid a lot more attention to my Dad when he was teaching me how to run a...
  19. Thread: Brake issue

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    Adjusting the Master Cylinder Rod

    An often overlooked step when replacing the master cylinder. Nine times out of ten it is OK. I have had to adjust a few. If there is no free play, the fluid will expand and apply the brakes. If your...
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    [QUOTE=pelago;9097]HAVE IDENTIFIED PRECISELY...

    [QUOTE=pelago;9097]HAVE IDENTIFIED PRECISELY SOURCE OF OIL LEAK AND IT COULD HAVE BEEN DISASTROUS....

    Chasing an oil drip on mine. I thought it was the timing cover. Turns out to be the same...
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    Just think about starting with something like...

    Just think about starting with something like this.
  22. Thread: Brake issue

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    I think LarrBeard has a good start. As the fluid...

    I think LarrBeard has a good start. As the fluid warms it expands. Checking for overturned brake drums is a good start. Since you are hesitant to pull the drums, there is one very important thing...
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    5JeepsAz, post pictures of the "Jeep Junkyard"!...

    5JeepsAz, post pictures of the "Jeep Junkyard"! Be careful, you could be put in the retrieve and send department.

    I bet it's a gold mine. Arizona Jeep Junkyard. I restored a 1977 Chevy truck from...
  24. More on L134 starter gear wont engage, grinds against the flywheel.

    I have read a lot of posts on forums about L134 starters grinding and not engaging the flywheel. I have posted about how to properly adjust the CJ3A starter button to help prevent this. However, not...
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    That's a good one AK1600. A lot of the original...

    That's a good one AK1600. A lot of the original parts are there. Even some decals still in good shape (like on the air cleaner). It's lLike gmwillys said, the value lies with the buyer. If you are...
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