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Thread: What have you done to your CUCV today/lately - Part 2

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    Quote Originally Posted by cucvrus View Post
    Nice job. I would torch out the spring bushing bolts in a heartbeat. You can clean the springs and repaint them or replace them. But you can also add the Energy Suspension spring bushings, sway bar bushings, shackle bushings to the list. Also get the Prothane Big Block radiator isolators. Keep moving along. If I were closer I would stop by and check it out. But my boat wouldn't cross the big pond even on a good day. Good Luck. keep up posted. I would start a thread on your rebuild. I am dragging my feet due to heavy rain the past week. The sun is shining brightly today. Never know what I can get completed. Thank you for sharing. I do everything the hard way also. Gets it done on a budget.
    I need to get me a torch The ORD kit came with (greasable) bushings. Forgot about radiator isolators, thanks for mentioning. You are more then welcome to come by and check it out haha!

    I probably should start a rebuild thread. Maybe put everything I've posted so far in there as well...
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    Found I had the opportunity to replace my heater core. Of course I broke off 2 of the bolts at the plastic housing. It's back up and running with no leaks and a repaired plastic housing. I'm not sure if I can see the difference in heat living in So Cal but at least the passenger's feet won't be wet.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Matt S View Post
    Found I had the opportunity to replace my heater core. Of course I broke off 2 of the bolts at the plastic housing. It's back up and running with no leaks and a repaired plastic housing. I'm not sure if I can see the difference in heat living in So Cal but at least the passenger's feet won't be wet.
    That's a given; no good deed can go unpunished!
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    Had an idle speed rattling noise, thought it was torque converter bolts or flex plate falling apart..luckily it was just the starter heat shield. A five minute fix turned into a two hour exploratory wrench spinning exercise. Now to change the oil.
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    Put Dog Dish hub caps from a civilian K-5 Blazer on my M1009--looks pretty sharp.

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    Quote Originally Posted by tom lovinggood View Post
    Put Dog Dish hub caps from a civilian K-5 Blazer on my M1009--looks pretty sharp.
    No doubt!

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