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Outlawmack 09-06-2012 04:41 PM

New jeep
 
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This is the 3rd jeep that I've owned, had. 97 tj still have a 89 yj This one is a 80 cj7 renegade. Can't wait to start wheelin it I'm thinking I need to trade my Camaro for another tj and maybe get my wife a 4 door jk for a family vehicle

a-alshebli 10-07-2012 03:29 PM

Nice Jeep. :-)

WJWS12 11-03-2012 09:27 AM

Nice.

Outlawmack 11-03-2012 10:37 AM

Thanks guys. Now I'm trying to deside if I wanna make the cj a dd part time trail rig or the yj. I know I need to regear it 2.73s ain't cuttin it with a 4.2 /auto

mudmagnet63 11-03-2012 03:00 PM

I'm looing at buying a simular one it's a 79. Are the decals on the hood standard like the one's in the pic. I thought their was some stripes across the hood and rocker stripes.

div4gold 11-03-2012 06:03 PM

That really looks virgin. Is it as good as it looks? :)

Tarby 11-03-2012 09:30 PM

Here are the original Renegade repros for the years they were available...scroll down in the page where you need to view what was available...Jeep RENEGADE decals

Outlawmack 11-03-2012 09:30 PM

I don't know about the stripes mud. The jeep use to be brown, so maybe that's all the previous owner put back on

Div. it's in pretty good shape. Hard top has a piece missing on the passenger side between the door and window, rear hatch and a spot on the drivers door has a rust spot and the drivers floor pan is rusted. Other than that its in pretty good shape. Good platform to build on

Outlawmack 11-03-2012 09:36 PM

Thanks for the stripe info Tarby

Tarby 11-03-2012 09:47 PM

No problem...had a 1979 Renegade CJ5 for 3 months before I sold it back in 1994...Ugliest damn thing I ever had...never did take pics of it. It was Green with the orange, brown, yellow Renegade package...

I bought it from a Repo man I worked with at the time when I was in college. Had no 1st gear or reverse (t15 3 speed), but with the 304 in it, I started it out in 2nd, and then slammed her to 3rd. More rust holes in it than swiss cheese...I don't even miss it after all these years...lol!

mudmagnet63 11-04-2012 06:40 AM

Verry nice looking ride, I'm going to look at the one I found today. I'll throw up some pic's if I buy it.

Mud

jakekaminski 12-03-2012 02:37 PM

nice find

Outlawmack 12-04-2012 05:39 AM

Thanks Jake. I think I like the cj better than the other 2. There's just something about it

Jeeper4life 12-05-2012 01:57 PM

That does look nice! Have you wheeled it yet?

Outlawmack 12-06-2012 07:33 AM

Not yet. I've been doing a few things to make it run better (motorcraft carb swap And HEI). The 4wd isn't working in high range. I guess there's a clip on the transfercase that's broke. I'm putting a twin stick on it, then ill hit the trails


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