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Old 08-11-2020, 11:40 AM
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230 Tornado
Join Date: Jul 29, 2020
Location: MI
Posts: 2
'89 GW in MI

Hello! Long time Jeep nut always dreamed of a GW but figured it would never happen. Looking for a new DD for the wife and stumbled across one locally in decent shape for a great price!

The bad:
- doesn't idle properly
- rear frame crossmember needs replaced
- minor bodywork

Looking forward to interacting on the forum for help bringing this back to it's former glory! 63
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Old 08-11-2020, 02:52 PM
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350 Buick
Join Date: Jul 25, 2016
Location: Benson. NC
Posts: 1,265
congratulations !

looks like a good one,.....unique color.

those BFG's look good on there, wish they still made that sidewall design.

this is a good forum, a lot of good folks here to help.

dave in NC
SOLSAKS - dave
1976 J-10 HONCHO Fleetside
1982 J-10 Fleetside
1988 grand wagoneer
2004 RUBICON jeep
Benson, NC
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Old 08-18-2020, 06:14 AM
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232 I6
Join Date: Apr 12, 2017
Location: China MI
Posts: 30
Welcome from the SE MI!
1979 Cherokee NT, my beautiful two door chariot. 360/T18/D20, she's a work in progress

1991 Silverado ECSB, waiting on an LS swap from my lazy ass since it caught fire, maybe one day it'll pull my camper again
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Old 09-16-2020, 10:29 AM
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Join Date: Oct 31, 2016
Location: Camarillo, CA
Posts: 3,630
Awesome! You picked a good first one! If it does not idle correctly, 8 out of 10 times its a vacuum leak. We have more vacuum lines on these things than most parts stores have in stock. Take your time, get to know your hand vacuum pump and vacuum diagram and troubleshoot away! If you need help, post up; that's the whole reason this forum exists!
79 Cherokee Chief (passed CA smog check Sept 2020)
(Cherokee Build Thread)
11 Nissan Pathfinder Silver Edition 4x4
09 Mazdaspeed3 Grand Touring
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Old 09-17-2020, 10:42 AM
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Join Date: Jul 08, 2006
Location: Grand Blanc, Mi
Posts: 3,506
Welcome aboard from Michigan
1990 Grand Wagoneer.. black with sand interior..
Razor grille, Hella H4 headlights, Piaa driving, LED spider taillights, tinted windows.
Full Corinthian leather front and rear seats, custom full length center console with cup holders. 100 sf of Rattle Trap on floor.
Edelbrock intake and 2132 cam, Howell TBI, Ford Distributor Cap, TFI Ignition Coil, Desmogged

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