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this is what happens when some one does not know how to set a diff up in a jeep axle it lasted less then 100 miles photos of the new one and the busted one  its the best one i have ever seen it made a

A quote [ a man who never makes any failures never makes any successes either ] very true

Hi  your jeep looks a good project for you I build jeeps for a living they are not difficult to work on just get on with it this is the last one I did it went back to America a ford gpw from this to t

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Hi Jerry,  I think I only need two patches to the front floor so hopefully i can keep much of the original if possible. But there again I am totally new to this so god knows until I start the tub. I could however send you the tub to as well not sure if you enjoy the bodywork side of resto`s.

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Anther weekend working on the gpa both axles finished and steering what a job fitting the hand start you build it up then you have to take it all off to fit the hand starter that works through the propeller shaft   

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5 hours ago, steviem said:

Likewise Chris, not sure what the long tubing down the passenger side but i will go for that.

this is the suction pipe for the front tank need to sort this one out got some holes and its 8 " short rusted away  

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1 minute ago, Chris Hall said:

When you say tank, is that a ballast tank?

the gpa has 4 compartments front this is in front of the wheels around the radiator centre this is under your feet and to the back wheels and two at the back either side  of the prop tunnel  and you have to pump them out by hand pump the i found some in the photo you can see the compartments the front of the gpa is at to bottom of the photo 

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Just now, Jerry Jeep said:

the gpa has 4 compartments front this is in front of the wheels around the radiator centre this is under your feet and to the back wheels and two at the back either side  of the prop tunnel  and you have to pump them out by hand pump the i found some in the photo you can see the compartments the front of the gpa is at to bottom of the photo 

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this was before i did the work on the hull

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Anther day or so on the GPA if your thinking of getting one think twice as they are not as easy as a standard jeep had the make both water pipes and some other bits tomorrow its the fuel line to the filter and going to make the brake pipes i am only going to fit them to the front axle  to test run the jeep around the yard 

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27 minutes ago, steviem said:

Great work bud, I guess this one is testing you, how many jeeps do you have lined up this year?

got one other to do so if you need your jeep doing give me a ring tomorrow and i will book you in 

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