I'd personally be more inclined to consider selling it off and starting over with an authentic jeep. Might be less headache in the long run.
My local FLAPS paint counter mixed my color to match, with a flattening agent so it blended perfectly with the 50 year old paint.
Do you mean M38, not M38A1? It does makes a difference!
CJ5 tub (and frame) should be the same length as M38A1. (Late Cj5 had longer front...
The crossmember just behind the seats has a steel plate under the tub floor, dead center. Like OldAdobe's pic.
Do an image search on bing for...
Can you say "section loss?"
The empty rack being visible is a good theft deterrent.
mmmm... no interior picture. I wonder how the rust is.
Be a great deal if it is solid.
OTH, this would get high-centered on a popsicle stick.
They did, in 1948. You can see the mutant DNA in this copy.
The rear is wider than the front on the early trucks.
Also brass data plates on passenger dash, and behind passenger seat. Gas tank has deep well in floor and oversized fill tube. Parking brake...
Not a solex then... :p
Jeeps have heaters???
Hunting is often a slightly lean mix. Could be many causes. Water in carb bowl?
I'd have run a vacuum gauge test before removing it, and I'd...
My concern, as always with a total showroom job like this, is that it will never look that good again.
I've seen "total" restorations where the...
You never know - might be a stupendous bargain.
A perfect ad is more likely to draw competing buyers.
A mechanic friend of mine makes amazing...
The monetary difference between a so-so jeep, or a really great jeep is not so much.
After a short time, having the jeep you want will make the...
Dunno about that, but propane is unlikely to see pressures of over 150psi. Similar to any consumer air compressor.
As for running upside down......
Doesn't all the water slop out on the fast curves? Maybe the people too?
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