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Old 11-30-2011, 09:51 PM   #31
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Oh, it's doable just custom tubes, shafts and c's. I had a front D35 in two trucks..stock.
TTB front ends dont count

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Old 11-30-2011, 10:01 PM   #34
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DISNEY LAND!....um...yeah..sorry bud.
Inlaws family trip. I love my nieces so no problem.
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Well this could be interesting!

Josh told me you were looking at one and I see now why you were so interested. The hurst option is sweet. Had no idea they ever did that...guess didn't do it long.

I say go AMC V8 instead of 350 but a V8 is a V8...
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Old 11-30-2011, 10:08 PM   #36
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Inlaws family trip. I love my nieces so no problem.
You have to drink ONE beer at every country when you are at Epcot.
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Old 11-30-2011, 10:10 PM   #37
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Well this could be interesting!

Josh told me you were looking at one and I see now why you were so interested. The hurst option is sweet. Had no idea they ever did that...guess didn't do it long.

I say go AMC V8 instead of 350 but a V8 is a V8...
I already have a built 350 in a barn. Just needs to be cleaned up. The Hurst Jeepster came with a TH400 so the SB Chevy is a must.
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Old 11-30-2011, 10:13 PM   #38
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I already have a built 350 in a barn. Just needs to be cleaned up. The Hurst Jeepster came with a TH400 so the SB Chevy is a must.
Simple enough. Good family rig. Hold 4. I looked at one not long ago.
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Old 11-30-2011, 10:18 PM   #39
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Simple enough. Good family rig. Hold 4. I looked at one not long ago.
I am hoping to find someone that would like the original motor. I found a Hurst Jeepster website. I will haven to send them an email.
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I am hoping to find someone that would like the original motor. I found a Hurst Jeepster website. I will haven to send them an email.
That factory roof rack is a pretty penny too. Rare factory options are nice.
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You have to drink ONE beer at every country when you are at Epcot.
I'm going with the inlaws. That's not going to happen.
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Old 11-30-2011, 10:42 PM   #42
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I'm going with the inlaws. That's not going to happen.
That's a bummer. No drinking at all?
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EarlyCJ5.com classifieds would be a good place to offer the V6 engine.
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Pretty cool, never seen one before!
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Speaking of 14 bolt front I want to put one in when I find a YJ or CJ to buggy!
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How far away are you? I wanna see this thing!
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Old 12-01-2011, 03:05 PM   #49
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Speaking of 14 bolt front I want to put one in when I find a YJ or CJ to buggy!
D60 front is they way to go.IMO
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Sounds like an overnighter.
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Sounds like an overnighter.
That it does. 14 hours of drive time in one day is killer
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If it was me and it really is what you think it is, I would restore it and sell it for alot more money. I am the king of cutting stuff up, but even I know when not to. Its yours so you do as you wish, I just believe you'd be leaving alot of cash on the table
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D60 front is they way to go.IMO
14 bolt is stronger and how many people can say they have a 14 bolt front? A 9 inch is also an option they have spider hi nine housings that are drool worthy.
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That's interesting since my location is wrong. lol
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14 bolt is stronger and how many people can say they have a 14 bolt front? A 9 inch is also an option they have spider hi nine housings that are drool worthy.

That's interesting since my location is wrong. lol
Sulphur, Louisiana
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Wrong good try.
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Wrong good try.
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Technically no and still no my location is not as it appears.

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