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  1. Otto

    Steering Shaft Lower Boot

    Last fall I put a new (eBay) rubber boot on the lower coupling at the gear box. Drove it a month and a half and put it in the garage for the winter. Now, the boot is torn. The rubber is just junk, cheep. What boot can I get that is use able?
  2. Otto

    Vacuum/carburetor help needed '81 2.5 Iron Duke

    I,m still running the Iron duke. Here is an old thread with diagrams. This question comes up about yearly.
  3. Otto

    Ronald Reagan CJ-8 Scrambler Gipper

    Very old thread, in honor of a great American and President.
  4. Otto

    Grounds This site has a section for trouble shooting grounds.
  5. Otto


    There should be one inside the motor mount to frame. One from back of engine to body. Tail light harness to frame, and dash along bottom edge.
  6. Otto

    Drive shaft u joint bolts.

    When did the 12 pt bolts start being used on CJ's? I'm putting the Drive shafts on and have a pile of 12 pt, but would rather use the regular 5/16 hex 6 point of which I'm short 4.
  7. Otto

    Any Jeep pics you want to share?

    Haulin a dead one in My first job after US Navy at an AMC dealer. Reagan was president.
  8. Otto

    Iron Duke 4 cylinder vacuum

    This is from 2005. Someone helped me out with my 151's vacuum. teaser pic from that years nat. I found all sorts of cool stuff in old files, took an hour to find it though.
  9. Otto

    Jeep T5 question

    How much end play(thrust) is okay on the counter shaft? This is out of an 83 and is an early case. The cases on the newer T5's include a stopper plate bolted on around the exposed bearing by the 5th gear.
  10. Otto

    Does anyone hail from Baraboo,Wi?

    Spotted this at a local shop here. It is looks fairly rust free and came from Or.
  11. Otto

    Happy New Year!!

    We're looking for a 1995 Wrangler for my oldest boy, who has decided he wants to start with a Jeep. I have about $1500 to spend. I can travel the 5-state area around Wisconsin.
  12. Otto

    Covington, OH

    I was driving on 36 in the semi and saw a cj 8 by a house( several miles west of town). Was it anyones from the board?
  13. Otto

    FSJ interior color

    Did the early 80s wagoneers come with nutmeg color? Was there another color; similar to nutmeg, but darker?
  14. Otto

    Going to Classic

    For WI.,ILL. re-builders: Tomorrow I am driving up to Classic Enterprises in northern wi. I have to pick up some replacement panels. They mentioned, that they had a cj-8 cargo floor second for half price. I don't need it, but I can haul it or other panels south to save you on shipping. I'm...
  15. Otto

    transfer case hardware

    I took the D300 off the sr4. The 3 bolts are 7/16x 1 1/4 and 2 nuts day late and a dollar short
  16. Otto

    EAA eights

    On Sunday, we went to EAA in Oshkosh, WI. Amazed to see Scramblers all over the place! An 8 here and an 8 there. The grounds used them for VIP transport, servicing aircraft, driving down the runways to clear wondering peoples, picking up cones --- almost as many eights as aircraft -- well, not...
  17. Otto

    New Addition

    Last week, we went a picked up a new family vehicle. This was an e-bay buy it now. The dealer specializes in Jeeps in Joliet, IL. It has a Dana 30. Has a third row seating option, so the whole family can travel to church and what not at thirty miles to the gallon as opposed...
  18. Otto

    Wi scrambler for sale

    On the local BB;I think this is the one I posted as scrambler sighting in late summer. Typical Wi rust.
  19. Otto

    side rail detail

    Need help with side rails. I'm looking for dimensions for the routed design on the edge and the front side of the board. I need to know what size bit to buy. Thanks!
  20. Otto

    scrambler sighting/happy 4th

    Happy independance day!! I was surprised to see another eight in my neck of the woods! This is the typical rusty shape after years of salt. The plate is a volunteer fireman special.