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    Looks like I have a full Frankenstein lol. ...

    Looks like I have a full Frankenstein lol.

    Going to research this more and see if I can figure out exactly which brakes I have and which pads I need. For now I might just grind the tips off the...
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    We have been busy with football season and...

    We have been busy with football season and injuries but all better now. We wire wheeled the whole frame and axles and got them painted up so getting ready to re-assemble the axles back onto the...
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    How big a tire can be run on these axles before...

    How big a tire can be run on these axles before steering will be too difficult? Width more than height is what I am asking…

    Got her torn down to frame, axles now. Wire brushing beginning-...
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    @TJones thanks- still trying to figure out what I...

    @TJones thanks- still trying to figure out what I have!

    @Bmorgil is there a place I can go to see what axles look like what? I have to search them for model numbers. We power washed it but was...
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    ok so then body tub is 1960 per S/N plate and...

    ok so then body tub is 1960 per S/N plate and engine is pre-52. Lots to learn!

    Thanks for the info on the trans.

    Will have to get axle info and see what else there is to learn.

    My son has a...
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    I have read that link- I think the drivetrain...

    I have read that link- I think the drivetrain will tell the tale. Jeep was originally white like this picture- 9820

    I hope I am not breaking any hearts here but I am not going to re-use that top....
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    So, I agree based on what I have read. I 100%...

    So, I agree based on what I have read. I 100% have a factory DJ tub with a factory top- the serial number agrees with info available online stating that it is a 1960 body. I have the staggered...
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    That is how it is set up- yes.

    That is how it is set up- yes.
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    I definitely have that setup. So then I have a...

    I definitely have that setup. So then I have a DJ tub on a 3A frame for sure or is there anything else to check? Need to confirm my axles. So far all the parts diagrams i have seen match the 3A so...
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    Me too- I want to purchase a bunch of parts for...

    Me too- I want to purchase a bunch of parts for steering, suspension but waiting to see what the group thinks I have. I think the 3A parts will work for my steering, brakes, axles but need to be...
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    Will see if I cant find axle info but here is the...

    Will see if I cant find axle info but here is the LF motor mount.

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    I appreciate the feedback! Going to power wash everything today so should be easier to see what’s what.
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    9801 Here is a clear shot of the frame and if...

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    Here is a clear shot of the frame and if I recall correctly the machine gun mount was a steel circle in the middle of the frame which I don’t have but please confirm. Fuel tank under the...
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    Picture process is going to take some studying...

    Picture process is going to take some studying but thank you for outlining it for me. ALso, there is no such thing as a hijack! Feel free to discuss :)

    Firewall tag has it as a 1960 DJ3A as far...
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    @larrbeard - Hey thanks- the cat reminds me of...

    @larrbeard - Hey thanks- the cat reminds me of many old vehicles that I have owned lol. This one is no different either.

    Going to upload some more pictures of the chassis now that we have the...
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    1960 DJ3A Resto with my 18 year old son

    New here because for my son’s senior project at his high school he decided to try to fix up a flat fender. We found a 1960 DJ3A for $2500 and picked it up last weekend and jumped right in. ...
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