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Old 11-01-2004
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Mines an 84 CJ8 Overlander Laredo
Currently has
Gunmetal metallic paint.
Stock 258
LPG, with 80 litre tank
Extractors
Finer Filter
Cruise control
P/Steer
Double diaphragm (sp?) brake booster
Air con
Dual Batteries
On board air comp with front & rear outlets
Aux fuse panel
Remote central locking
Alarm
Immobilser
12-240v power inverter
Warn f/w hubs (now done)
Black factory style 15x9 steel rims
Cooper 33s
Ranco add-a-leafs,
Skyjacker Hydros
LSD in the rear (not the Traclok)
Currie Enterprises rear bar and tyre carrier
Currie Enterprises Rockcrawler II front bar
Ramsey 8000lb winch (still to mount)
Ciebie Super Oscars Std 100wafitted (GILDO Xenon arc upgrade (to fit)
Rear work lite/rev light
Custom GILDO o/h centre console
crappy plywood centre console
Sony CD( Now drowned )
Sony Amp
Audio Gods 6x9s mounted in 50cal ammo boxes
C&N self powered 8in sub
Uniden pro 510 AM cb
H/H uniden UHF
STC Fastrac soft top (with tinted windows!)

Still to do
Upgrade seats
TJ rear seat
rear deck/barrier/cargo draws
Solve the worlds hunger problems
Re-work springs & shoks
360 or 4.0 repower.....
Re-do pinstriping
Build new centre console
Declare peace in the Middle east!
Swap out 80lt lpg tank for scuba style tanks
Change the oil and stop that bloody leak! (Well tried that again, resealed the rocker cover and it dosent leek as much...)

I also have a WWII Jeep trailer that is in the process of a rebuild and will eventually have a comfy camper set up with power, water and gas. connections
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don't forget to update your specs after more mods
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There are more early model jeeps out there than this!, we NEED to know come on...
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Ian that cj is looking great do you have a steering box brace if not get one i learnt the hard way with my steering box bracket breaking and having to limp home with my tail between my legs lucky i was only crawling big wheels + power steering + flimsy bracket = carnage
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do you have a steering box brace
Not yet, Still on the list of jobs to do. But I have got her steering well now, just fitted some 4in lift disco,s (got the sway bar sitting back up in place)and some rubicon express shackles. This made a big difference.
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Here's my list of mods for FrankenJeep [1944/46 MB/CJ2a Willys Jeep - LH Drive ]

Engine:
Jeep Kaiser F-head K series block 1972
Mitsubishi Jeep crank , conrods and pistons
M38 waterproof ignition system
SU HD6 1.75 inch Carburettor
4-into-1 headers
MSD 5 ignition
Snorkel air intake with K&N filter
Mercedes high pressure fuel pump [ being installed March 2004 ]
Fuel pressure regulator
Back up Electric fuel pump
Mercedes 300e electric auxiliary cooling fan
Mercedes/Bosch 120amp 14 volt alternator
Toyota FJ40 starter motor
Adjustable fuel return line [prevents vapour lock]
Cool can

Drivetrain
CJ5 9.25" clutch with 9.42" Landrover pressure plate
T-90 3 speed
D-18 2.43:1 transfer case - 2wd low range [ interlock pin removed ]
Dana 25 with Lock-Right locker and AVM hubs
Dana 44 19 spline with Detroit 'No Spin' Locker

Suspension and brakes:
2.5 inch spring lift,
2 inch shackle lift
Pro comp shocks
Pro comp steering damper
custom steering linkages with Daihatsu Taft ball joints
Disc brake front end
Toyota FJ40 dual master cylinder


Wheels and Tyres:
7" x 15" 5 spoke alloy
Simex Extreme Trekker 32"x9.5"x15"

Other:
3 inch body lift
Warn 8274 8,000 lb electric winch
Snorkel exhaust system
Dual 80amp battery system
6 point roll cage
High back competition seats
Crow 5 point harnesses
Hand throttle
M715 A frame tow frame
Sump and trans bash plates
Drive train breather system
Hand throttle
GARMIN GPS-II GPS Unit
Maglite rechargable torch
Ignition and battery isolator switches
Full instrumentation incl oil temp gauge
4 x 55 watt Hella driving lights [ on roll bar ] , 2 x 100 watt fender lights , 2 x 55 watt halogen main driving lights , 55 watt reversing light
2 x 20 litre Jerry Cans
60 litre main fuel tank [ up from 35 litres ]
3 x tool boxes
Shovel, axe , machete
ICOM digital 2 way radio
Water fording radiator screen
Full vehicle recovery kit
2 First Aid kits [ can be a long way to a hospital ]

FUTURE
~ 5 speed or granny 1st 4 speed gearbox
~ Warn overdrive
~ Further suspension lift 4" springs or spring over
~ Front shackle reversal
~ Front Dana 44
~ Pull Pal ground anchor
~ 6 point roll cage - redesigned
~ Beadlock rims
~ Full intercom system with 'bone dome' fighter pilot helmets [ for comps ]
~ Supercharger [ off a Toyota MR2 ]

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love the pics jarva
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Thanks ACJ ,

Its a great little Jeep but it needs more power for mud so I think a supercharger or a small block [ odds on the small block ] in the future ~ I love it !
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Btt since there are a few more cj's /early model jeeps on here now
time for some more
Maybe this could become a sticky topic
Ps don't forget to update the mods as you do them
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