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PostPosted: Sat Jun 06, 2009 10:14    Post subject: Reply with quote

Cool yep i can see it allready it would look coooooooooooooool Exclamation
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PostPosted: Thu Jun 25, 2009 18:37    Post subject: Reply with quote

thot id share my progress with you all. waiting on parts still but keepin myself busy.

stripped the whole rear end, axle, tank, shocks etc.

and set about them wi mr angry Twisted Evil , with a flapwheel to reduce his destruction Laughing

and gave it all a paint/schutzing.

rear axle looks ok now Very Happy



il get mire pics up upon re-assembly
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PostPosted: Fri Jun 26, 2009 0:26    Post subject: Reply with quote

I'm stayin tuned in for updates even tho I ended up finding me a 91 dodge ram50 sport.. it's been in the shop for a week now cuz they keep getting the wrong parts!!?? so they say. Anyhow, she need work, tho not much, I am still finding your thread inspirational! Good on ya mate;)
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PostPosted: Fri Jun 26, 2009 0:34    Post subject: Reply with quote

but of a change from a zuk mate Shocked

nice big truks tho, too heavy on the gas for over here tho.  Rolling Eyes
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PostPosted: Fri Jun 26, 2009 0:38    Post subject: Reply with quote

Oh no, she's got a Mitsubishi 4 cylinder engine:D.. very small truck, price was just too good to refuse!
I actually plan to fix her up while i keep looking for a good 4x4
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PostPosted: Fri Jun 26, 2009 0:42    Post subject: Reply with quote

better than a yank engine eh?  Rolling Eyes  Wink

thanx for the kind words mate, il keep it updated as best i can for ye Laughing
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PostPosted: Fri Jun 26, 2009 0:48    Post subject: Reply with quote

well at first when friends were telling me about the truck, i was reluctant just because it was a dodge, but some farmers i work with and know kept mentioning the good engine it has.. apparently Mitsubishi builds em tough!Smile
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PostPosted: Fri Jun 26, 2009 0:51    Post subject: Reply with quote

the japanese build well, im amazed by them.

and not just as far as auto manufacture.
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PostPosted: Fri Jun 26, 2009 0:58    Post subject: Reply with quote

couldn't agree more, grandpa owned the first Honda dealership in Montreal and just sold it last year... i still love em and Sushi rules:P.. oh and wasabi peas mmm lol
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PostPosted: Sat Jul 18, 2009 19:30    Post subject: Reply with quote

had a few busy days in the garage.

springs buffed and painted, and add-a-leafs and nu poly bushes added to em.
both axles buffed and painted. nu grooved discs,nu rear cylinders,calipers overhauled and nu pads n shoes on
steering bars buffed and painted.
and front and rear underbody coated wi fresh stoneguard(stil got middle to do when i remove the t/box)
shackles painted and new u-bolts.

all re-assembled and lookin like this:







lifted the rear 40mm and the rear 70mm, sorted the saggy springs a treat Very Happy



then its the next battle


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PostPosted: Sun Aug 16, 2009 21:02    Post subject: Reply with quote

jeeps bin moved into our new workshop, and she seems to be gettin there now!

offside almost dun, markin out the hole for the filler cap was fun Laughing



then i set about checkerplating the foook outta the rear bed











gettin there, still looks far from done tho.

starting the painting tmoro, easier while the dash is out methinks.
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PostPosted: Sun Aug 16, 2009 21:39    Post subject: Reply with quote

deathbus wrote:


gettin there, still looks far from done tho.

starting the painting tmoro, easier while the dash is out methinks.


Each day it looks closer to be done, in which colour are you going to paint it? Red again?

Good luck!  Wink
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PostPosted: Sun Aug 16, 2009 22:42    Post subject: Reply with quote

gonna do it matt black.

got an idea for a front grill cut inti a rising sun, that will be red also.

more pics as soon as ive taken em  Wink
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PostPosted: Mon Aug 17, 2009 17:51    Post subject: Reply with quote

The chequer plate back looks the dogs  Cool
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PostPosted: Sat Aug 22, 2009 20:27    Post subject: Reply with quote

this is it as i left it today



just windscreen and soft top to go on tomoro  Very Happy
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