Archive for February, 2012

Willys Jeep: The Hood, The Grille, and the Nasty Surprise

February 25, 2012 6 comments

After my adventures with the Vietnamese Auto/Flea Market and Sears store last week, I came back to the house and actually got a little work done on the Jeep.

I’m starting to feel anxious to actually start rebuilding the Jeep, but there is such a long way to go before that happens. One of the things that has been more frustrating than I was expecting was how long each individual nut and bolt take to get off. In some cases, it can take more than an hour of struggling to get the damn things to come off.

And there are a lot of nuts and bolts on this Jeep. Read more…


Willys Jeep: The First Step is Acknowledging You Have A Problem

February 20, 2012 4 comments

Looking back I see that it’s been a month since I’ve last posted, which surprised me at first. Then I realized that yes, with the traveling for work and some of the crappy weather, it actually had been a while since I was able to actually work on the Jeep, let alone post about it.

I did manage to get a little work done on it last weekend, and some this weekend as well, so I have some updates. Read more…

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