It's a '77, V8, besides having a new distributor that's all the info given. Most of the the other CJ's I've seen on the island go for at least 3000, but they have been in better shape too. Any opinion is appreciated.
04-24-2007 01:38 AM
I wouldn't give more than a grand for that one.
04-24-2007 01:53 AM
That's pretty much what I was thinking, that I'd go down to the dealership and offer them 1000 out the door, after a test drive of course. Its been up on craigslist for about a month now, price has dropped by 400 already, maybe I'll just keep waiting. Either that or just spend the money on a Dana 44 with lockers for my TJ.
04-24-2007 08:46 PM
agreed 1K or less if you think a new tub is needed, a tub could run around 500 plus ship to hawaii
04-24-2007 09:06 PM
I should rephrase that, it would need a new tub to be "pretty". It could be an ugly beater jeep with maybe just a few spots of welding new plates on. I was basically just thinking that a thousand was a fair price for a good frame and engine, period, I may be way off on that though.
04-25-2007 06:13 AM
for a running v8 and driveline, solid frame, i would say about 1k
use the tub as a bargainning chip and maybe get an even lower price. See how much it would cost you so you can tell the salesperson that.
04-25-2007 08:28 AM
^^^^What he said.
I would offer $800 and walk away if they don't accept. Leave them your number to call if they change their mind. If they don't call back, I would call in a couple of days and offer $1k and see where you end up.