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Old 10-08-2017, 10:12 PM   #1
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New here today. Name is Jeff and I have a 1988 D21 4x4.
I bought it for $800 bucks, it is a one owner truck and was a farm truck.
Originally I just needed a 4x4 besides borrowing my wife's Subaru. Now I just can't quit messing with it. I wanted one of these when I graduated high school. I used to drive by the nissan dealer and eyeball them. Now 30 yrs. later I have one.
I have spent way over the $800 now. I bought a parts truck, replaced the carpet with new vinyl floor, seat, instrument cluster, front axles, shocks, brakes, grilles in the dash, stereo, seat.... I know there's more but you should get the idea.
Just looking for a place to get some other peoples thoughts and experiences when working on these.
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Old 10-08-2017, 10:18 PM   #2
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no need to tell us about "getting the idea" lol

these little trucks are an addiction. seriously. your just now finding out about the addiction. i have two of them............just wait. your just now starting lol

and welcome to IN.
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Old 10-08-2017, 11:15 PM   #3
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Old 10-09-2017, 12:14 AM   #4
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Old 10-09-2017, 12:23 AM   #5
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Old 10-09-2017, 12:58 AM   #6
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Welcome Jeff
Got my truck in August and have done more work on it than alll the other cars I have ever owned. Maybe it’s the relative ease of working on it or having a great site like this for advice. At any rate you found a great truck and a great place to share.
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Old 10-09-2017, 11:37 AM   #7
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Thanks for all the welcomes guys.
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Old 10-10-2017, 02:36 AM   #8
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