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Forum: General FSJ Tech 08-11-2022, 03:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 74
Posted By SJTD
Thanks but no. There are two rods that go from...

Thanks but no. There are two rods that go from the dash up to the firewall. This one seems to mount under the left rod at the lower end where it meets the dash and heads over to the left. Got some...
Forum: General Chit-Chat 08-11-2022, 02:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 95
Posted By SJTD
The one picher of the finished wheel seems to be...

The one picher of the finished wheel seems to be gone. Not just not opening but gone. For me anyway.

My Lecarra in the CJ is flat. I had to recover it. My son got me a custom leather wrap that you...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 08-10-2022, 04:13 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 74
Posted By SJTD
Need Pic Of Behind The Dash

Anyone have one or can point to one? Putting the dash back in and have a rod about 5" long with a 1/2" hole on one end and two captive nuts on the other I can't seem to figger out where it...
Forum: General Chit-Chat 08-10-2022, 11:00 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 95
Posted By SJTD
Steering Wheels

Been looking at them. Anyone seen a wheel where the leather is tucked under on the spokes? Lecarra does it but they don't seem to have much "dish" like the stock wheel. Looks cheap and unfinished...
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 08-10-2022, 10:45 AM
Replies: 515
Views: 254,911
Posted By SJTD
Looking good. My carpet came but I was hoping it...

Looking good. My carpet came but I was hoping it would take longer so I could get the wiring done.
Forum: General Chit-Chat 08-08-2022, 10:01 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 369
Posted By SJTD
Maybe.

Maybe.
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 07-31-2022, 11:35 AM
Replies: 515
Views: 254,911
Posted By SJTD
Does the wire have to come out the side of the...

Does the wire have to come out the side of the antenna? Can't cover the hole with it and seal with butyl? I love that stuff.
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 07-30-2022, 10:45 AM
Replies: 515
Views: 254,911
Posted By SJTD
Ouch!

Ouch!
Forum: Build Threads 07-26-2022, 11:36 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 45,105
Posted By SJTD
A few more pichers from when I had the trans out....

A few more pichers from when I had the trans out. Back when I did the drivetrain there were no clocking rings. At least I wasn't aware of one so I turned some plugs and pressed them into the existing...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 07-26-2022, 10:01 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 243
Posted By SJTD
That's what I needed, thanks.

That's what I needed, thanks.
Forum: Build Threads 07-25-2022, 10:49 AM
Replies: 129
Views: 45,105
Posted By SJTD
I did polish it up but not on a wheel. Looks...

I did polish it up but not on a wheel. Looks pretty good. Might blast it and paint it to match the new rear light some day.

Did you find an LED bulb that worked with the spots? Ones I've found are...
Forum: Build Threads 07-24-2022, 09:57 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 45,105
Posted By SJTD
The dome light lens is out of stock at BJ's for...

The dome light lens is out of stock at BJ's for an indeterminate time so I made one. Did a little reshaping of one of the forms I made for the defroster ducts. Bent some translucent acrylic using the...
Forum: Build Threads 07-23-2022, 12:45 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 45,105
Posted By SJTD
AC vents are now in the dash.

AC vents are now in the dash.
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 07-23-2022, 12:43 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 368
Posted By SJTD
My '98 Dodge has one. Driving along the freeway...

My '98 Dodge has one. Driving along the freeway once I feel a thump. Look in the mirror to see what I hit and see a tire rolling. It only took a moment to realize it was mine since I didn't see it...
Forum: Build Threads 07-22-2022, 11:51 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 45,105
Posted By SJTD
Made this way back when to move the shifter of...

Made this way back when to move the shifter of the D300 to the other side. Reinstalled it before installing the floor panel.

https://i.imgur.com/vqnq7ce.jpg1


These are the two possible positions...
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 07-21-2022, 11:10 PM
Replies: 515
Views: 254,911
Posted By SJTD
I just installed mine without help. Lotsa tape on...

I just installed mine without help. Lotsa tape on the body and dash to protect the paint. Seemed the trick was to come in a little low since the walls taper in at the top.
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 07-19-2022, 10:23 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 401
Posted By SJTD
I was looking at filling them with Durabak but my...

I was looking at filling them with Durabak but my computering said it would take a couple gallons. Too spensive. Wish I could find one of those early rubber mats that fit down into them and was flat...
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 07-19-2022, 09:34 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 165
Posted By SJTD
I've never had a problem with them the few times...

I've never had a problem with them the few times I've had to use them. Seems they're only a problem is when there's a problem.
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 07-19-2022, 01:38 PM
Replies: 515
Views: 254,911
Posted By SJTD
Wow! Looks like new from here.

Wow! Looks like new from here.
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 07-19-2022, 12:32 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 401
Posted By SJTD
Good idea on filling the corrugations in the bed....

Good idea on filling the corrugations in the bed. Are they now flush?
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 07-19-2022, 10:39 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 401
Posted By SJTD
Ordered it with the backing. I'll prolly add MLV...

Ordered it with the backing. I'll prolly add MLV over the tunnel only.
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 07-18-2022, 11:30 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 401
Posted By SJTD
Comparing Hushmat or other butyl mats with MLV or...

Comparing Hushmat or other butyl mats with MLV or the mass backing is invalid. They're for different purposes.

To be most effective the sound barrier should be isolated from the metal with a layer...
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 07-17-2022, 09:14 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 401
Posted By SJTD
I'm thinking I'll spend that extra $200 on foam...

I'm thinking I'll spend that extra $200 on foam and 1/8" MLV like I did on the firewall. The backing on the carpet is only .04". I've already got some butyl to continue limited coverage on the floor...
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 07-17-2022, 11:52 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 401
Posted By SJTD
ACC Carpet Kit Mass Backing

Anyone with experience with or without? Comments?

I'm about to order the carpet kit. I already put the MLV on the firewall and was going to put it on the floor. Cheaper and thicker than the extra...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 07-16-2022, 05:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,576
Posted By SJTD
If the e-brake was applied when it was parked and...

If the e-brake was applied when it was parked and water got in they could stick even if the you release the pedal. Rust in the cable could do it to as was suggested. Hopefully the suggested banging...
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