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    Help with bracing tub for acid dip and rotisserie

    Hi everyone, I'm looking for some guidance on how to brace my tub for acid dipping, and then on to a rotisserie for patch repairs and paint. Currently the tub has the roll bar off but the bulk head installed (I'm pretty sure that's what it is called. Either way it's the piece that sits between...
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    Factory tire size for wagon wheels?

    I need to buy new tires but don't know what size to get. Does anyone know what size tire came on Scramblers from the factory? Anyone know what style (brand/model)? I'm trying to get an OEM as possible look for my build. Thanks.
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    A/C unit parts with stock 4 cyl engine radiator

    All, Not too long ago I bought an original a/c unit from a member on the forum. I bought it so I could add a/c to my stock 4cyl engine and thereby make the 8 more enjoyable to the wife and I. At the time, the member was also selling a radiator and I naively did not buy it. My questions are...
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    Help with removing broken mounting bolt for front grill

    All, While I was dissassembing my Scrambler I managed to sheer off a couple of bolt heads. It appears rust-lock and inpatience on behalf got the better of me. Fast forward several months and here I am starting to prep parts for bodywork. I've come to the point where I need to remove the broken...
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    NOS ABC seat exchange highback seat conversion

    Anyone know anything about this product? I've never heard of a highback seat conversion. I currently have my stock low back seats. I've been looking to upgrade to a high back but i'm not sure if this is a good option. Please let me know if anyone has any experience with this product. Thanks...
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    Holes for Tachometer and Clock

    All, I'm looking to add holes in my dash for a tachometer and clock. Any advice on the best method (punch, hole saw)? Any diagrams showing exact distance the center of these holes should be from surrounding gauges? Thanks for your help.
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    Original Stickers?

    Can anyone tell me if these are the original stickers found on the top part of grill in the engine bay? I'm prepping parts to sand and paint and was wondering if I should try to salvage these. If these are original, any suggestions on how to preserve them?
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    Tachometer and clock choices

    All, I'm looking to install a tachometer and clock to my dash. Is there a consensus in the community on who makes a good reproduction tachometer and clock? From my research it seems that Omix-ada, crown automotive, speed hut, collins bros. Any suggestions on which company to go with would be...
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    Thoughts on GR8TOPS Half Hardtop slider window

    All, I'm putting together my Christmas wish list and was figuring I would get stuff for the Scrambler. Does anyone have experience with a rear slider window made by GR8TOPS? Is it worth the $175 plus install? My current rear window in the half hard top is in mint condition. I just think it...
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    Help with a stand for tub.

    Hi everyone. Any recommendations/suggestions on making or buying a stand to get my tub off of the ground? I need to store the tub outside but I want to make sure its elevated high enough to avoid water and wildlife making their home in it. Thanks for the help. -Alex
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    Cleaning inside the frame

    Fellas, I just cleaned out the inside of my Scrambler frame and thought everyone might benefit from the lessons I learned. 1. Get your frame vertical if at all possible. Gravity helpled so much in getting the larger pieces of rusted metal moving to where you can get them out. 2. Use a kit...
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    Help identifying size of bolt holes

    Fellas, I'm new to working on cars and naturally I made many of the obligatory rookie mistakes. One of the most frustrating mistakes has been breaking rusted bolt heads off while stripping the Scrambler to the bare frame. I'm at the point now that I need to remove the bolts. After breaking...
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    Use for mystery holes on body

    Hi fellas, Can anyone tell me what the holes running along the side of the tub are used for? I'm going to repaint the scrambler and am unsure whether I should fill them in or not. Thanks for the help.
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    Power steering box recommendation

    Hi fellas, I'm uprading my manual steering to power steering. I have all of the necessary parts except the power steering box. Does anyone have an inexpensive recommendation. To be noted, my scrambler will be primarily used as a weekend car to go around town when it's nice out. The tires...
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    Recommendation for brake line kit

    Fellas, I'm starting to put my Scrambler back together and need new brake lines. Can somebody recommend pre-bent brake lines? Also, anybody know where I can get a new proportioning valve. My brake setup is the stock 84 scrambler with front disc and drums in the rear. It does not have a brake...
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    Lower ball joint nut question

    Hi everyone. I'm installing the steering knuckles on my Dana 30 and am having problems with the nut for the lower ball joint. It appears that the thread for the nut that came with the lower ball joint does not go all the way through the nut. As a result, I'm not able to tighten the lower nut...
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    Power steering conversion help.

    All, I'm in the process of re-assembling my 1984 scrambler and would like to convert it to power steering. I currently have a 2.5L engine. With that being said, am I correct in believing that all I'll need are the following items: 1. Power steering box w/ pitman arm 2. Power steering...
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    Wood bed on CJ8?

    Hi guys! The bed on my 84 is pretty rusted out. I really want to restore my Scrambler but I also thought it might be nice to do something different. Anyone ever see a Scrambler with a wood bed?
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    Introducing myself to the group

    Hi everyone, I'm new to the forum and I wanted to say hi. I just recently bought an 84 survivor with approximately 82,000 miles. I bought it from a guy who has had it sitting in his garage and hasn't moved it since the mid 90s. The body on the CJ8 is pretty good with some bad rust in the bed...