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The new project

Posted: Tue Jan 05, 2016 6:34 pm
by gwtaylor
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Re: The new project

Posted: Wed Jan 06, 2016 5:11 pm
by gwtaylor
so basicallywhat i kmow so far....


starter motor is removed.
fitting later..

clutch apparently slipping/gone

brakes dont work apparently (not tried yet)

as you can see from the pictures it looks rough

the front grill is bent does the willys grill fit directly on?

the front fenders are rusty in the usual places is there replacements?




and does anything fit from the willys?

cheers

Re: The new project

Posted: Wed Jan 06, 2016 11:59 pm
by gwtaylor
Well a little update from today

Took the bent bulbar off

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As you can see it has a slight bend to the front grill

Seems that you can't get these so I'm going to try and straighten it
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All comments welcome good or bad

Re: The new project

Posted: Thu Jan 07, 2016 12:00 am
by gwtaylor
Ohh managed to get starter fitted and hey presto she starts!!!

I have a little betting which presses in is that to warm the glow plugs?

Re: The new project

Posted: Sat Jan 09, 2016 5:21 pm
by Jamie_t
Looks like you have got your work cut out there!
I've recently just got mine back on the road after 10 years of it not moving, new battery and started straight up! Wasn't as bad as I had first thought but did need some welding. There's a guy on here called Ahmed from India who can get nearly everything for you!

Re: The new project

Posted: Mon Jan 11, 2016 1:00 am
by cheiftain
Hello gw,
You got yourself an aussie spec cj340, bet the brake cylinders are seized usual problem after standing, if they are shot Ahmen can supply at reasonable cost, keep an eye on the forum and ebay, front grills sometimes come up as several guys on here have done hood chops and fitted willys mb fronts, to resemble the ww2 jeep.
wings and some body parts can be got from http://www.jeeparts.co.uk/Jeeparts/home ... 1e31bd6f73.
welcome to the madhouse, wish you luck. :good: :thumbsup:

Re: The new project

Posted: Fri Jan 15, 2016 11:14 pm
by gwtaylor
UPDATE!!!

I now have a fully functional handbrake yeay!!

The glow plug heater now works!

Fitted passanger door (temp)

Random pictures from tonight!

Is this a standard roll bar as all the pictures I've seen they look different

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Re: The new project

Posted: Fri Jan 15, 2016 11:16 pm
by gwtaylor
Anybody know what this little chappy is for???

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Re: The new project

Posted: Sat Jan 16, 2016 9:51 am
by stephen
the "little chappy" is the glowplug buzzer.

the rollcage is as-issued in Aussie CJ340's,

the soft top, hoops and doors are all Aussie original issue,

the rear seats look very much like suzuki sierra soft top rear seats.
(uncomfortable - but probably better than original willys rear seats)

Re: The new project

Posted: Sat Jan 16, 2016 12:26 pm
by gwtaylor
Ahh
Thanks for that
Rhys another job need sorting then

Cheers