I dug the body out of the snow drifts and had a buddy help me place it on the frame. Its very exciting seeing it in place, gives alot of drive. First time this project has resembled a truck in 2 years.
Would you be willing to show a close up of the a pillar body mounts from top and bottom. And the rear body mount top and bottom.
Did you use a chunk of body lift rubber for body mounts? Or did you use stock body mounts with spacers to level it?
When I did my tub I just placed it on the frame, measured a couple hundred times around and then marked the holes from underneath. When I got my tub the P.O. had only put bed liner on the bottom. No other holes were cut. I have no idea if he...
I did contact Mike, he gave me the installation instructions. He seemed more than willing to help with any issues i may have. The instructio s are pretty vague and he admits it. There are many ways to go about mounting the tub.
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finally done - 5yr 79fj40 gozzard parts build
for some ideas. What year is your cruiser (gas tank in or out)?
Hang onto that old tub until you are done as you will want to make many references.
From the inside of the firewall , you should see all the holes location
Keep the old tub to duplicate all the mounting holes and heater and gromets location
I did two gozzard in the early 2000
I will take some pics of the body mounts for you
Your idea is great, I never even considered that idea. Thank you
I do still have the old tub, its pretty rotten. So how do i attach the old mounting points to the new tub, do I just encapsulate them in fiberglass?
I bought this tub a few years back, finally getting around to installing it and I have no idea what I'm doing.
I have no instructions and its not the simple bolt on I had hoped.
I have a few questions I was hoping the community could help with...