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Old 01-09-2014, 06:32 AM
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Been a looker for a while....love the comanches live in miami and pickes up this one in tampa fl for 800$ not running and pcs missing from engine

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this is my inspiration truck...too bad the guy sold it to a guy that shipped to paraguay....lost another manche

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got these wheels for 200$ pretty sweet deal if you tell me...some pics of the wheels on the truck with dry rotted 235s

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so i was looking into some bfgs all terrains on craigslist and end up picking up some 32x11.5x15 with about 95% threading for 400 smackaroos

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this is the truck without a lift.....and not with the truck engine not running yet...i gota replace the fuel tank and fuel sending unit to get things going
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so i finally got the engine going but video is not working...also did some interior work and fix the cad thanks pete
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was also working the lift this weekend and had a fail attempt the pic below shows a lil part in to the bushes and the best part of the day is when my nephew grabbed his little toy bucket and put a bucket under it like how i had the jeep on jackstands....words can't describe but the pics says it all

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well ended up getting the lift done finally and pics don't do it justice

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Went mudding the other day with some friends don't have much pics but some... Here u go

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Got a mini update guys not much did the floors not much but I will be ordering soon a new rug from rock auto and new headliner from a1500ram once money lets go of itself from my pocket

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Rhinolined the floor

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And bench seat back in

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I've also been on the look out for other Comanches weird how I only find them only in my grandmothers neighborhood and never notices them until I got mine hmmmm

This one is at an mechanic shop two blocks down
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This one I caught at the mini mall the guy was running late somewhere so took a quick pic
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This one an old lady hauling tail down the street I wasn't driving the comanche at the time pretty much blew me out the water
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This one my dad saw at a bike shop

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My friends comanche he sold to a guy who shipped it to Paraguay

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And the fruit truck lol yeah a fruit truck where they sell fruits and vegetables to old people who can't make it to the store

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As of most of you have seen on two guys garage

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Comanche fever guys lol
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Well just an update I got my luk clutch kit with slave cylinder from partsgeek.com 125$ shipped....
Also accumulating steering parts what's left is timkin unit bearings then focus on paint and interior

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Just an update I had ordered a set of quick disconnects from rough country I finally got to really install them

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Also went to the junkyard today and saw this beauty first one in the junkyard since I've gotten mine and man are they hard to come by it's a 89 4cyl 2wd long bed

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Also ended up getting some goodies like the tailgate and side vent panels couldn't get the taillights though each screw I tried pulling off kept breaking the actual lamp like if it was glued on there

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Also did the c101
I've known to seen you guys show pics of black mildew but mine Is diff....what you guys think?

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Just an update. my buddy who inspired me to get a comanche used to have a mj specific Visor on his until he took it off.... I found out he still had it and he gave it to me for Free!!! But I'm still comptiplating on either selling it or use it until I get a paint job

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Another update I was trying on the sun visor no lie its starting to grow on me

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Just an update guys weather has been crazy down here in miami! One day your enjoying 80 degree weather with great breeze till the next day drops to 50 with rain!!!! It might not be much to you guys up north but I'm freezing!

Anyways I got my clutch into the jeep and getting my ball joints and unit bearings and ujoints on the axle shafts done.....whoo what a weekend ima just take a break....anyways also got some interior parts
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Also waiting on Steve on the headliner and also ordered my heavy duty headlight wiring harness from eautoworks.com
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