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I posted this in Craigslist finds but I think it belongs here In epic fails.
Where to start? Year? Model? V8? Dual parking breaks? Interior from WHAT? Interesting patina pattern?
I thought about going with a hidden head unit or retrosound. I ended up replacing all of the heating and AC and installing a restomod air system. This pushed me to get a custom dash from DoubleD fab so that I could cut in proper vents, auxiliary switches and the heat/ ac controls.
Head unit - Kenwood Excelon KMM-X503
6 RCA Out - 6 Channel Preamp outputs
Front Dash Speakers - 2x Polk Audio DB 522
$80 + $7
5.25 inch 2-way
100 watts RMS
Frequency range 55-22,000 Hz
Sensitivity 91 dB
Mounted behind cutouts in metal dash with...
Posting this in case anyone is interested in audio upgrades in your scrambler. Everything in my build is bolt into stock scramblers with 2 exceptions:
1. the head unit is single DIN but could be substituted with RetroSound unit
2. the stock alternator output may not support the additional draw...
I built a 65 Mustang several years ago that got out of control and ended up too nice to drive. I tore down my Scrambler 6 years ago swearing not to do that again. It’s gotten out of control again but hopefully not to the Mustang level. I was talking to my engine guy yesterday who just sold his 5...
I’m sorry if there has already been discussion on the subject, but I cannot find one. I am curious about flat towing my AUTOMATIC Scrambler. I am wondering what is required vs. recommended with regard to front hubs, drive shafts, transfer case, and transmission. Other forums seem to have a lot...
My public apology to opelgtboy. I took his money and sent him an incomplete product missing hardware. My bad as I did not fully inspect the package. I have refunded his money as I would never intentionally cheat someone on this or any board. I will put myself on probation for my infraction.
Link to part: https://www.rustysoffroad.com/jeep-steering-components-conversions-upgrades/jeep-steering-box-braces/rustys-steering-box-bracket-cj.html
I chose Redhead gear for the steering box. They give you the option of steering assist ports if you are adding that now or in the future...
Almost a week later with no response to my request for more information. Oh well. It might be early in the EV lifecycle for good options. Electric GT is interesting but $60k+ is out of the spectrum in my view. What GM is doing with a common platform for any vehicle is potentially the future...