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    Back after a long hiatus...have questions about fuel system

    ‘well shoot brother...what would it take to get a good ol. Boy from Mississippi to come up to Nashville area and make this thing work
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    Back after a long hiatus...have questions about fuel system

    Everything is varnished now since I had gotten disgusted and parked it for a few before that I had it to three so called top mechanic’s amazing how some people open professional shops with certificates on the wall and lots of patches on their shirts indicating master this...
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    Back after a long hiatus...have questions about fuel system

    Bridgeport West Virginia. ...way way back when I was a young man, I dated a girl from Parsons what did you have to change on the ignition system? I see lots of those variations on the holly sniper...does it matter which one?
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    Back after a long hiatus...have questions about fuel system

    Hi guys, ‘’I have not been on the forums for quite sometime..after doing a scrambler restoration...I had an engine shop back in North Carolina rebuild my 258 and it never ran right..after several so called mechanics put their hands on it and never could get things right, I got disgusted and...
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    Steering Issues

    Hi once again my fellow Jeepiers it has been awhile since I was last on the forum...I had gotten very disappointed and walked way from my Project it started with a bad engine overhaul by a shop back in North Carolina...5 years ago they took in my 258 and when it was put back in the jeep it had...
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    Motorcraft 2150

    Ok my friends Has any of you installed the motorcraft 2150 with an HEI Distro? and has it running successfully I would much appreciate pictures and or diagrams of your set up...all of the vacuum lines info on the rpm and timing settings you ended up with I installed it today and have it...
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    Alright Which one of you beat me???

    on this Tonneau cover....I know it had to be one of you :banghead:
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    Radiator and Fan Question

    OK all you gear wrenching guru's...I have an issue inline 6 258 I put the serpentine belt and pulleys with reverse rotation water pump on in order to add the AC compressor that I bought and am running a new Aluminum radiator but the fan does not have the proper clearance...the old fan would...
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    Jack mount

    Ok...who has a picture of where the original jack mount attaches ??? Please
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    Door Panel Paint

    Guy's I am painting my door panels and dash pad and have an issue Anyone know of a fabric plastic paint or Stain that closely matches the Spice color...the spice has a reddish hue to it.... The camel color is way off and I would like to get things as close as I can in coloration Thank you
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    Underdash A/C Questions

    Ok guys I bought a Used under dash AC unit...needs to be cleaned up and painted here is my questions...the parts that go in front of the radiator...the fins are bent...the unit looks old and the hoses are old Any of you that replaced these or bought just the under the dash unit and had to...
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    Seat Belt Bumpers

    Ok guys the seat belt bumpers or Spacers between the hard cab and the roll bar connection point mine appear to be so worn they fell apart where can I get a pair of these or what have some of you done to make something else work thanks
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    AC Drier Question

    Question for all you guys that have bought a used AC system and installed it into your Scrambler if you have no idea what Year Jeep it came from and you replaced your air did you know which one to order...I see several on ebay for a great price but they appear to be for specific...
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    Help fuel and Brake lines

    Guy's I am doing a frame off restoration and the last thing I need is the steel fuel and brake lines that run along the frame... any suggestions on where to get these items and what the cost would be? I tried baseline 4x4 but they said they did not have them for a scrambler :-(
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    Bolt kit

    Hi guy's Awhile ago in one of the post I saw someone give a site address to a company that sold a complete Scrambler bolt kit in stainless as well as another option...I thought I saved the link but can not find it was a very complete kit...any one know the url? thanks