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Forum: Full Size Jeeps 08-02-2012, 02:58 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 29,145
Posted By ClovisMan
So yeah...I moved in January 2011. Jeep sat in a...

So yeah...I moved in January 2011. Jeep sat in a state of mothballs for a year or more. Recently I re-did the front lift and used a 78 HP44 out of a Ford F250 I also added a 2 inch lift spring ontop...
Forum: Full Size Jeeps 01-19-2011, 10:15 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 8,733
Posted By ClovisMan
Hello, I've seen your FSJ's on IFSJA before. I...

Hello, I've seen your FSJ's on IFSJA before. I remember reading the story of rescuing the Gladiator. I have a front driveshaft from the Wagoneer that might fit Levi (not sure if Waggy and Cherokee...
Forum: Full Size Jeeps 01-19-2011, 10:10 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 29,145
Posted By ClovisMan
Haven't posted in while. IK recently moved from...

Haven't posted in while. IK recently moved from Houston, TX to New Braunfels so work on the Jeep is non-existant. I have however installed the 14 bolt and put some 35's on the back. I still need to...
Forum: Full Size Jeeps 09-21-2010, 07:43 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 29,145
Posted By ClovisMan
Pics as promised: ...

Pics as promised:
http://www.jeepmilitia.com/forum/members/clovisman/albums/88-grand-wagoneer-build/457-14bff-installed.jpg
14 Bolt Installed with spring plates provided by TT's FabWorks and...
Forum: Full Size Jeeps 09-15-2010, 03:13 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 29,145
Posted By ClovisMan
Yeah well, I guess it's been a couple months...

Yeah well, I guess it's been a couple months since I've posted anything here. I have the shackle-flip in the rear done and I mounted the stock Dana 44 back there to get an idea of the amount of lift....
Forum: The Lounge 07-19-2010, 04:26 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,414
Posted By ClovisMan
I'm pretty much against all censorship. That's...

I'm pretty much against all censorship. That's what leads to book burnings and such. Besides, kids shouldn't be watching television anyways. When I was kid, I rode my bike, threw rocks at trains, and...
Forum: Full Size Jeeps 06-24-2010, 09:09 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 29,145
Posted By ClovisMan
Nope, going to shackle flip the rear for a gain...

Nope, going to shackle flip the rear for a gain of about 5 inches. Can you say FLEXXXXY.......
Forum: Full Size Jeeps 06-23-2010, 10:38 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 29,145
Posted By ClovisMan
Here it is with the axle installed for mock-up: ...

Here it is with the axle installed for mock-up:
Before:
http://www.jeepmilitia.com/forum/members/clovisman/albums/88-grand-wagoneer-build/293-dsc-0296.jpg...
Forum: Full Size Jeeps 06-19-2010, 06:16 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 29,145
Posted By ClovisMan
The SOA Perches are welded

Here is my axle ready for Spring-Over. I hit them with some old primer I had lying around to keep them from rusting too bad until I can run down and get some paint....
Forum: Full Size Jeeps 06-19-2010, 06:10 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 29,145
Posted By ClovisMan
Well here is a pic of the $75.00 14 Bolt. It...

Well here is a pic of the $75.00 14 Bolt. It ended up having 3.73 gears. Grrrrr. Looks like I will have to change those as well if I decide to use it.
Forum: Member's Photos 06-10-2010, 02:07 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 7,529
Posted By ClovisMan
How do these do in deep sand? The coastline here...

How do these do in deep sand? The coastline here in Texas tends to build up deep soft sand particularly where I like to fish. LOL
Forum: Full Size Jeeps 06-10-2010, 02:05 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 29,145
Posted By ClovisMan
My 88 has a 3-speed automagic TF727 with a final...

My 88 has a 3-speed automagic TF727 with a final drive ratio of 1:1. The 4.10's will be more than enough.
Overdrive transmission benefit more from the numercially higher gears. If I ever switch to a...
Forum: Member Videos 06-10-2010, 11:20 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,096
Posted By ClovisMan
The whole reason I wheel is for the "Pucker"...

The whole reason I wheel is for the "Pucker" factor! LOL! Keep up the good work.
Forum: Member's Photos 06-10-2010, 11:17 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,229
Posted By ClovisMan
Simply beautiful pictures and for sure Moab is...

Simply beautiful pictures and for sure Moab is going on the bucket list. I just need to finish my dern Jeep!!
Forum: Full Size Jeeps 06-10-2010, 11:15 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 29,145
Posted By ClovisMan
Haven't posted in while as I have been busy with...

Haven't posted in while as I have been busy with the kiddos and fishing which also means that I haven't really done anything to the Jeep. Although this Saturday I did score a 1 ton 14 bolt full float...
Forum: Full Size Jeeps 05-10-2010, 04:17 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 9,034
Posted By ClovisMan
For those that are interested: Where to get FSJ parts

First off I want to start by saying that I have no affiliation with any of these companies, although I have done business with them and have had positive transactions.

BJ's Offroad has a little...
Forum: Full Size Jeeps 05-10-2010, 09:58 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 29,145
Posted By ClovisMan
I'm building more of an adventure vehicle. Plans...

I'm building more of an adventure vehicle. Plans are just enough lift and trimming to fit 35's. I'll stuff some lock-rite or Aussie lockers in the axles along with some 4.10 gears to give it just...
Forum: Full Size Jeeps 05-09-2010, 07:43 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 29,145
Posted By ClovisMan
I bought it last September for $700 and it pretty...

I bought it last September for $700 and it pretty much sat in my driveway doing nothing since. I finally got the 78 parts rig out of my garage so now I can start the real work.
Forum: Full Size Jeeps 05-08-2010, 11:25 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,299
Posted By ClovisMan
Since I am going to a TBI setup and ditching the...

Since I am going to a TBI setup and ditching the carb, I have to put in some sort of tank that has baffling inside otherwise I risk fuel slosh and could cause starvation. Using a suburban tank allows...
Forum: Full Size Jeeps 05-07-2010, 09:40 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 29,145
Posted By ClovisMan
Build Thread: Project 88 Grand Wagoneer

Well this is going to be a long drawn out build since funds are being pinched. I will update it whenever I make a milestone feat. There are a couple of things I have already done but I did not...
Forum: Full Size Jeeps 05-07-2010, 06:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,299
Posted By ClovisMan
Probably not roll cage. It will get some sort of...

Probably not roll cage. It will get some sort of Surco-type roof rack with spare-tire, shovel, and hi-lift mount. Add a few offroad lights for umm....spotting and maybe a hidden winch under the...
Forum: Full Size Jeeps 05-06-2010, 12:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,299
Posted By ClovisMan
I just wanted to be the first to post in this new forum

Finally all the Waggies and J-Series trucks have a place of their own. Here are the only pics that I have of my 88 Grand Wagoneer on my work PC. The first pic is of the Boobie Grille Swap and the...
Forum: Introduction 05-06-2010, 10:37 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,637
Posted By ClovisMan
I will do some work on it this weekend and take...

I will do some work on it this weekend and take some pictures.
Forum: Site Comments & Feedback 05-06-2010, 10:33 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,253
Posted By ClovisMan
No problems there. I am about to perform an SOA...

No problems there. I am about to perform an SOA and Shackle-Flip lift on it and can post pictures and such.
Forum: Introduction 05-05-2010, 01:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,637
Posted By ClovisMan
New member from Houston, TX

Dropping by to say Hi.
I have an 88 Jeep Grand Wagoneer currently in the construction stages.
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