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Old April 9th, 2009, 06:52 PM   #1
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going to look at a samurai,what to look 4?

its an 89 that is a 1.3 that suppose to run great low miles clean body it has a locked rear end 4.62 gears flipped axles 31 tires and a couple other things. what are the main things i should check as far as samurai go. im not sure where the trouble areas or problems are with these .im used to jeeps and trucks.thanks
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Old April 9th, 2009, 07:02 PM   #2
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what does "flipped axles mean" and how much

the frames seem to always be solid! bodies are bad around flares, rockers, and back corners at the bottom
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Old April 9th, 2009, 07:17 PM   #3
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Old April 9th, 2009, 07:19 PM   #4
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this one supposed to have no rust anywhere, he said it was from new mexico,also it has a different gearset in the t case i think its 4 to 1 and its 1800.00 plus it has a 3500lbs winch. im looking for a good trail truck to teach my ten year old daughter to drive and have fun off road she seems boared with her atv

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Old April 10th, 2009, 09:09 AM   #5
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sounds like a nice rig you can put 1800. into the mods you have listed axle gears locker t/c gears lift. winch on a rust free sami Id say buy it cheeper than some quads & itl will have heat in the winter plus zukis are cool
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Old April 10th, 2009, 11:48 AM   #6
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im getting ready to go see it right now...
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Old April 10th, 2009, 11:52 AM   #7
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im getting ready to go see it right now...
thanks for the update...
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Old April 10th, 2009, 06:32 PM   #8
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im getting it. it was great off road, did thing i wouldnt have thought it could do.working on a trade. thanks for the replies. once i get it i will post some pics
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im getting it. it was great off road, did thing i wouldnt have thought it could do.working on a trade. thanks for the replies. once i get it i will post some pics
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