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  1. Tranny-less Jeep

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    Long time listener, first time caller. Thought about tacking this onto a recent thread about a CJ7 conversion but decided it was different enough to start fresh. Been thinking about an EV conversion for a LONG time and one of the ideas that keeps bubbling up to the surface is an old CJ5. One of...
  2. thinking about converting 1988 Jeep Wrangler

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    Hello! I am making this post as a sort of reality check. I am VERY NEW to the idea of converting my car... I am thinking of converting my 1988 Jeep Wrangler to an EV (either all electric or hybrid... I don't know yet). My skills as a mechanic are somewhat limited, but I have a lot of Jeepster...
  3. New member

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    Hey y'all new to the forum and EVs. At this point I'm just trying to gather info I'm looking to eventually convert my 86 Jeep Comanche with the focus on straight line performance. I'm also considering converting an old moped just to learn the basics. Thanks in advance for any help
  4. I am Planning on Converting a 2000 Jeep Cherokee

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    I would like to use [this]( motor to run my jeep. I don't know how the voltage works for these motors and have not been able to find information on what to do for a battery. Do I need a battery capable of outputting 360v to...
  5. Suggestions wanted for a Pre-Project Set up for EV Jeep Conversion

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    So I bought my 2007 Wrangler Unlimited Rubicon a few years back, but I'm wanting to start setting up for a EV conversion. Reason being, I love electric vehicles, but I also love Jeeps. I'm inspired by the upcoming Tesla trucks and I'm a huge fan of scifi series like Star Wars and Mass Effect. I...
  6. 70's CJ7 Conversion

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    Hello all! I want to make a stab at an EV, or at least see if its feasible. I recently received a 70's CJ7 Jeep as payment for doing some work on a guys car. ive always been interested in EV's and i am going to look into converting this one this summer i am experienced enough working on cars...
  7. 1995 Range Rover Classic Conversion

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    I am just about to start a long awaited conversion project on my 1995 Rover classic. I have owned a few Rovers and always hated the high cost of keeping them running and not to mention the low gas mileage. I have always loved the Classic Rovers and I thought one day I will convert a 95. The...
  8. User Fabricated 4x4 EV questions / possibilitys

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    Custom Dual Motor 4x4 vehicle First and foremost Hello! I am a 19 year old student and full time employee at a sheet metal / HVAC companay. I am looking to get ahead of the automotive industry and construct my own vehicle so i figured why not make the jump to electric because i grow tired of...
  9. Planning on making a Jeep Willy (spell?) conversion

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    Hey... Long time reader, first time poster. Im a 15 year old who wants to basically build himself his own car because I think I will take better care of it If I put effort into it than letting other people (parents) buy it for me. Well Im planning on buying a Jeep Willy and converting it to...