1980 CJ5 Plow Jeep and Restoration

Initial Condition

 

Most of the build of the jeep will be shown in YouTube videos on the Taboo Customs YouTube channel.  We will also detail the costs of the project on this page as we go along.

 

PART 1: INITIAL THOUGHTS and WALK AROUND

 

 

PART 2: PREPARING TO START - STARTING SYSTEM AND FUEL SYSTEM

 

VIDEO INCOMING

 

 

Fuel filter in front of the fuel pump, completely plugged with dirt. 

CJ5 Fuel Filter

Roll bar modification done by a previous owner.

CJ5 Roll bar Modification

 

 

 

 

 

Item Cost Where Est Hours
80CJ5 Plus Plow $1,200 Center Mo  
Fuel Pump, Hose, Filter $43 Advance Auto 2
New Carb $61 Ebay 1
Fuel Sending unit $72 O Reilys 3
Dist Cap, Rotor, Plugs Wires, Fuel Cap, Belts $59 Rock Auto 2
Fuel Filler Hoses $29 Ebay  
       
Total $1,463   8