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Picked up this rusty MJ a little over a year ago in central PA. I've built a few MJs over the years but I've always wanted to do a Shoptruck/Gasser style MJ and I think this one is perfect.

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My brother Jon and I have already started cleaning up the rust and even got the doors painted with Bain Jeep Salvage.  The wheels are just rollers and will not be used.

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The plan for the Jeep is similar to this truck but we will be converting it to 4wd, the stance will be similar.

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The plan is a 33 in the rear with a 31 up front with staggered gearing.  The tires showed up yesterday.

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The rear will remain sprung under with an add a leaf and a small cut.  The front gets a Stinkyfab longarm kit with 3 inch coils and ACOS for fine tuning.

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Found a low mileage ZJ motor to drop in, but first it's gonna need gaskets and paint.

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