1982 Mail Jeep “Gone Postal” build


Concord, NC
United States

Price
$22,500.00 (Or Best Offer)
Shipping Info
Buyer responsible for shipping
Condition
Used
Quantity Available
1
Category  Off Road Vehicles > Jeep

Description
1982 Mail Jeep DJ-5L
“Gone Postal” Mail jeep build
November 2016 Crawl Magazine feature rig
$22,500 or best offer (low ballers or “let me ask my wife” need not apply)
~2100mi on rig since build
Clean NC Title in hand

Thinking of selling my mail jeep to fund a 4-seater build to accommodate the whole family. My wife and I have 2yr old twins and need a rig big enough to haul them around. I hand built this rig from the ground up. Hundreds of thousands of labor hours have been put into this rig. Every piece of this jeep has been modified, fabricated and/or upgraded.

Drivetrain:
LS LM7 5.3L engine (pulled with 124k miles)
PCM tuned by PCM Performance of Mooresville, NC
Custom shorty headers
Custom air intake
Trimmed down factory harness
SM465 granny 4spd with new clutch and LS swap pressure plate
Wilwood clutch master cylinder
NP231J t-case with Hd chain, Tera 2wd low and AA SYE kit
1350 rear driveshaft from Carolina driveline
1310 front New Spicer driveshaft
RCI2161 fuel cell w/ AN8 braided stainless fuel lines throughout
All new interior wiring harness
Aluminum radiator with Electric fan (fan wired thru PCM for auto on/off)

Axles:
HP Dana 44 full width
4.56 gears, Auburn Pro LSD, new bearings, seals, everything new
High steer crossover steering
TIG welded tie rod and draglink
1310 Spicer driveshaft
5 on 5.5 with Chevy high steer knuckles

Currie RockJock Dana 60 rear (built to Jk specs for 66” WMS, accept Jk brakes, set 80 bearings, 5 on 5.5 bolt pattern)
4.56 Yukon gears, 35 spline Currie shafts, Currie axle bridge truss, Currie HD diff cover, Yukon Grizzly locker
*all built by Currie - ordered directly from Currie*

Body:
Custom matte patina paint job with custom painted in emblems w/ matte clear coat
Poison Spyder louvre hood (matte clearcoated)
Frame fully boxed, braced and fish plated
Custom power steering 4-bolt Saginaw steering box with custom built TIG welded pitman arm
New floorboards (replaced for more leg and seat room), custom door openings, custom trans tunnel, all body holes filled before paint
Custom rear early vintage “Jeep” half door (also have original back door with glass if you want rig to be more weatherproof)
Custom front tube fenders
Custom rear corner body armor and rock sliders
New Daystar body mounts

Suspension and Extras:
37x12.50r17 Goodyear MT/Rs on steel procomp wheels (balanced and only 1200mi on tires)
Bilstein shocks on all 4 corners
Poly bump stops
Rear traction bar
YJ front and rear leafs all custom frenched and made into frame to overboard front and rear mounting point
Shackle reversal front
Custom front bumper built into frame with integrated winch mount also tied to frame
Rear bumper built into frame with receiver hitch (I’ve towed my ATV behind this jeep too and from the trail)
Custom 8-point roll cage tied to frame (seat mounts integrated into cage)
Cooler rack integrated into cage (removable)
Corbeau seats
4-point harnesses
New windshield
Aluminum dash with Autometer Nostalgic Gauges
XD9000i Warn winch
Lizardskin interior
Custom heim steering column and steering shaft
Corvette manual brake master cylinder
Rock lights and LED lights all over (original headlights)
All new brakes throughout (proportioning valve, braided lines, hard lines)

Point and shoot rig that is truly one of a kind. This is the rig that started the radical mail jeep builds.

No heat and no radio (both are easy added as engine has ports and new wiring harness already has 12v circuits wired in and fused for radio and heater)

$25,000 cash or best offer. Can also remove parts for lower price.

Will consider trade for a clean title JKU or crew cab late model Silverado/Sierra 1500/Tundra

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