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    My "Go anywhere" M1010 mobile office/camper build.

    Yesterday I stripped the 30+ year old weatherstrip off the rear doors. It took 4 packages of new weatherstrip to replace. Stripping the old adhesive off was a pain! The doors seal up nicely now!
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    My "Go anywhere" M1010 mobile office/camper build.

    I’ve been lacking on updates. In mid April, I finished the driver’s side alternator bracket using a slightly modified d/s bracket from a M1008. Also changed the single v groove pulley to a double v groove pulley to allow for an a/c compressor (at a later date). Hera are some pictures.
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    My "Go anywhere" M1010 mobile office/camper build.

    Hello again! I’ve been working/tinkering on my ambulance. Engine rebuilt, turbo in place. Both alternators on driver’s side. I REALLY don’t like the setup of the alternators!!! Especially since there’s no place for the a/c compressor. So, I modified the stock M1010 alternator brackets to clear...
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    My "Go anywhere" M1010 mobile office/camper build.

    It's been a while since I've updated on here... Got the Banks turbo installed, head studs, and pretty much rebuilt the top end. With so few miles on the odometer, I didn't think anything needed to be done to the bottom end of the motor.... Boy was I wrong!!!! She was pulling up and over the...
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    My "Go anywhere" M1010 mobile office/camper build.

    235/85 R16. I'm not planning on going any bigger. One of these days, I'm hoping to swap transmissions to something that will help on the highway speeds. I just haven't figured out what will be my best option yet. Also, currently in the works is a Banks turbo.
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    My "Go anywhere" M1010 mobile office/camper build.

    DON'T sell.....!!!!!! The duals are a great way to go!!!!!
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    My "Go anywhere" M1010 mobile office/camper build.

    September 2017. I need a wider footprint. More stability. Turning around on the right of way can get pretty hairy on a slope in a top heavy vehicle!!! Time for it to be made into a dually! So, I took her back to Hillbilly Wizard for a 4" ORD shackle Flip and 1" zero rate's on the rear with new...
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    My "Go anywhere" M1010 mobile office/camper build.

    By May 2017 I have realized that although my ambulance is almost as good as a mountain goat, I need something more than the stock front open differential for climbing these mountains off-road. So on a rain-out day, I went to see Hillbilly Wizard for some extensive work to my front end. And I...
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    My "Go anywhere" M1010 mobile office/camper build.

    Mid March 2017, when I leave south Alabama it's a balmy 70+ degrees shorts and tee shirt weather. Somewhere along the trip to Ohio the original fuel filter base develops a leak. When I arrive in St. Clairsville, Ohio late Sunday night it's 14 degrees outside! My small leak has gotten bigger and...
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    My "Go anywhere" M1010 mobile office/camper build.

    Late February 2017. I have a job to go to next month in Ohio. Time for a rattle can paint job!!! Rust-o-leum to the rescue!
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    My "Go anywhere" M1010 mobile office/camper build.

    Deer season 2016-17 is over in south Alabama, so my wife is now home and helping with the camper!!! (She does MUCH better wood work than me.) I do metal work. Not a fan of wood work. Truth be told... She did all the carpentry on the camper portion. Other than metal work and wiring...I was the...
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    My "Go anywhere" M1010 mobile office/camper build.

    Recovery4x4, The shore power is GREAT!!! I like being able to plug in when I can and not always run off the batteries. Did you ever dual out your ambulance?
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    My "Go anywhere" M1010 mobile office/camper build.

    So now we are up to around December-February 2017. Time work on the camper part now. I ran wire from under the hood to the box and came in (mostly) through the front drains. Also ran wire from the passenger side of the box to the driver side through through the drains. (I don't like a bunch of...
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    My "Go anywhere" M1010 mobile office/camper build.

    Now for the winch. If you know that your travels will take you off-road, and you may not have anyone there to pull you out when you mess up... a winch just might be the ticket! It is for me anyway. But I want it to look as though it is supposed to be there. I got this "A" bomb center section...
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    My "Go anywhere" M1010 mobile office/camper build.

    Recovery4x4... She's been molested now. But hopefully for the good! I'm building her to fit my needs!
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    My "Go anywhere" M1010 mobile office/camper build.

    So when my work up north was done, I drove my ambulance home to South Alabama. Now the fun begins!!! I wanted dual fuel tanks, a winch, and to start building my camper. Easy Peasy right??? I wanted the auxiliary tank set-up to look like it belonged there. The heater intake was exactly where the...
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    My "Go anywhere" M1010 mobile office/camper build.

    Next up is the DUVAC removal, and Tachometer. For those not familar with the M1010 charging system... The DUVAC system can be a real pain. And mine was no exception! Many thanks to m38inmaine and his write-up M1010 DUVAC removal Plan "B"! Once the new 12 volt alternator was in place, it was...
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    My "Go anywhere" M1010 mobile office/camper build.

    Although purchased in April, I didn't bring it "home" to Sioux City till July 2016. Then the fun starts!!! The glow plug system wasn't working properly... and it was on a push button switch on the dash. I got the replacement glow plug card from John at Hillbilly Wizard. Re-attached a couple...
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