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 Post subject: 1981 Luv 4x4 restoration
PostPosted: Mon Jan 21, 2019 7:36 pm 
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Ok. I just purchased this 1981 Diesel 4x4 with 145 k miles. I have been posting about it in the newbie area, but it’s time to get off the porch!

I’m planning on making a hunting vehicle out of it. I will run it around our farm, putting up treestands etc. It crawls around like a caterpillar. Nothing stops it. I also want it to be roadworthy, with all systems up and running.

I just ordered a 1982 shop manual because I read somewhere on the forum here that the 1982 manual has the Diesel supplement included in the manual. I paid $15 on EBay so I feel like I got a good deal.

I also just ordered a NOS fuse block off of EBay. It is coming from Thailand for $75 shipped. There are two left if anyone is interested.

I think I have a short which is draining the battery. The fuse box looks filthy so I figured a new one would be better than trying to clean mine. The cover was missing anyway. I am trying to figure out what the relay is that’s plugged into the fuse box.

Anyway I will post my progress on this journey as I go along.


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