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Little cleaning tonight....are these anything?

Discussion in 'FJ45 Owners Club' started by buckroseau, Aug 14, 2006.

  1. buckroseau

    buckroseau May I have another!!!

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    Doing some cleaning tonight from the BC trip......excuse my cruiser ignorance if this is a stupid question.

    Are these anything? Or just parts of something?

    Thanks, Matt
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  2. bull

    bull

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    Those look to be the lower part of soft top doors. I think..well what is left of them..
     
  3. buckroseau

    buckroseau May I have another!!!

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    I was kinda thinking that, but not sure? They have some surface rust on them, but pretty solid.

    Thanks, Matt
     
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    nuclearlemon not an addict Moderator

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    Mine look different..I have 3 slots in the middle to set the height of the plexi glass window...you only have one..


    Looks like it was cut for half soft top doors??
     
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    When does the 45 rebuild begin?? :)
     
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    Definitely doors. Not sure if they are OEM doors, though.....seems like they are missing some hardware if they are. They look more like they could be halfdoors.
     
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    They look like a portion of the soft doors on Ground Up's rig - see pic of the whole door on post #119 and #217 here:

    https://forum.ih8mud.com/showthread.php?t=52396&page=4

    I had never seen doors like that until I ran across his restoration thread. He did an extremely detailed restoration on that FJ40 and now he has is for sale on Ebay. He's had it appraised at $63K. I can't wait to see if anyone offers him enough for him to let it go.
     
  9. buckroseau

    buckroseau May I have another!!!

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    Hopefully soon.....still got a few things to finish on the lv ;)

    Been working on procuring a new (used) frame. It's going to happen, just want to make sure I am able to get one. I have several solid leads and I know I will get one for sure....should know within 30 days which one and where it's coming from.

    After that.......wide open....;p

    Matt
     
  10. buckroseau

    buckroseau May I have another!!!

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    Is there any need for these by anyone, or to much gone to be worth anything??

    Thanks, Matt
     
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    fjwagon

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    They are worth something to someone I"m sure and more if that is the piece of the puzzle that is needed to complete the project. :)
     
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    You know you could have had all this and more...I was closer too :flipoff2:
     
  13. buckroseau

    buckroseau May I have another!!!

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    Now what fun would that have been......it would have made it WAY to easy :flipoff2:
     
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