I found this in flagstaff for 500. SSPX0203.jpg 85.04K 18 downloads
the owner said it threw a rod.
I towed it home and started it.....knock knock...
I pulled the ea71 and started to dismantle. as i was removing the oil pan i found the sump tube laying in the bottom. after splitting the block and finding the main bearings fried i inspected and polished the crank. SSPX0004_copied.jpg 59.64K 21 downloads
i replaced the main and rod bearings and put her back together forinspection.. SSPX0015_copied.jpg 84.86K 27 downloads
she rean so good that for a whle i did not want to convert to 4wd and drove her stock for almost a year. SSPX0125.jpg 91.64K 29 downloads
I loved the brat so much but could not fit the family on off road adventures so her fate was already spoken.....here ar the fun pics....
Donor 84 brat i picked up in havasu...2 ea81s an ea 71 and an extra tranny in the back.......and she ran. SSPX0127.jpg 114K 29 downloads SSPX0134.jpg 75.95K 33 downloads SSPX0162.jpg 108.14K 34 downloads SSPX0177.jpg 122.29K 31 downloads SSPX0211.jpg 121.23K 27 downloads SSPX0213.jpg 85.82K 13 downloads SSPX0213.jpg 85.82K 13 downloads SSPX0198.jpg 96.6K 22 downloads SSPX0203.jpg 88.44K 27 downloads