Super Scout Specialists, Inc.
6711 Dayton Springfield, Rd
Enon, Ohio 45369
Parts – Sales – Service – since 1984

Great American Buildoff Entry

  1.  What are you working on?
    1979 IH Scout SSII Midas Edition
  2.  What is the drivetrain?
    345 v8 4bbl. automatic, PS, PB
  3. What options are or will be on?
    4 inch suspension lift, with shocks, Factory Warn winch and bumper, Rear tire carrier,
  4. What products are used?
    • Rhinyl Products SSII Soft with door skins, Scout/Light line metals products.
    • NEW OEM Quarters and caps
    • Prothane Body and Spring Bushings
    • RPT Engine Mounts.
    • Stan’s Headers
    • Pertronix Ignition module
    • Oem SLL 3 core Radiator
  5. What innovations/engineering refinements?
    Straight Steering Brace for improved handling, H4 upgraded headlights, SLL delayed wiper switch, frame off restoration is what is in store for this rig.
  6. What are the specs?
    Dana 44 Axles with 3:54 gears, rear TracLoc.
  7. Any cool vehicle history?
    Purchased from the Estate of the late Micheal Kunselman, who was an SSII historian and expert.

sSs Mission Statement:

 Super Scout Specialists,Inc Was Established With The Goal Of Preserving International Harvester Scout, Light (Medium/Heavy) Duty Trucks. sSs Offer A Complete Line Of New, Used, And Aftermarket Parts, As Well As Service, Restorations, Vehicle Sales, And Appraisals For IH Vehicles. sSs Employees take pride in the Products We Carry, Test And Sell. By Working Closely With Manufactures And Distributors, Listening To Customer Feedback, And Using Our Products On Company And Employee Vehicles, We Find This Results In The Knowledge That Our Products Are The Very Best Available Today. We Are Constantly Striving To Provide You, Our Valued Customer, With Best Parts Available Whether The Parts Are New Or Used. Used Parts Vary In Condition And In Demand. So In Many Cases Used Parts May Take More Time To Locate. We Do Our Best To Deliver These Parts In A Timely Manner.

sSs Background:


Super Scout Specialists, An Official Scout/Light Line Dealer & Supplier Of International Scout/Truck Parts, Has Been Supplying IH Vehicle Owners And Independent Repair Shops Parts, Worldwide Since the 1980s. Our Parts Staff Have Well Over 100 Years Of Combined Experience In The IH Scout/Truck Parts Industry.

We Are An IH Scout/Truck Parts Company, Not Your Typical Mail Order Company. When You Call Your Order Into Us, You Speak Directly With A IH Scout/Truck Parts Specialist. We Try To Ensure You Get The Right Parts The First Time! Our Knowledgeable Sales Staff Will Handle Your parts Order From Start To Finish, By Phone Or Online.

When Comparing Companies To Purchase IH Scout/Truck Parts From The Internet, Ask Yourself A Few Questions Before Making Your Purchase. Is the Price Alone fair?. Is This A Brick And Mortar Business I Am Dealing With? Do They Warehouse The Majority Of Their Scout/Light Line Parts & Products Or Do They Drop Ship 100%? Do They Have A Phone # Listed Should You Have An Order Problem? Do They Have Hands On IH Scout/Truck Parts Experience Or Just Mail Order Drop Ship. Do They Support The IH Community By Sponsoring Shows, Events. Groups or Clubs? Does The Company Stand Behind The Product With Good Warranties and  Guarantees? Are They Re-Investing Profits Into Providing More IH Parts?

sSs Inventories More Than 10,000 Scout/Light Line Related Parts Covering IH Vehicles From 1960 And Up. We Also Handle Many International Medium and Heavy Duty Truck Parts. We Are Located In Springfield Ohio Where The Largest Manufacturer & Distributor Of Scout/Light Line Products is Located: Scout/Light Line Distributors, Inc. We have the Largest and Only In House Scout/Light Line Sheet Metal & Wiring Harness Fabrication Shop In the World. Should We Not Have What You Need, We Have Access To Many Other Vendor Sources And Will Assure Your Order Gets Shipped Promptly.

sSs Is A Distributor For Many Aftermarket Vendors That Manufacture IH Scout/Truck Parts And Accessories. Be Sure To Check Out Our Online Catalog For Your Parts And Accessories Needs. Our Online Parts Catalog Makes it Easier To Find Just What You Are Looking For! Don’t See What You Need? Just Give Us a Call! 937-525-0000 or Fax Your Request: 937-525-9782. Parts Department Email Direct:

sSs Accepts MasterCard, Visa, Discover, Before You Drive To A Local Parts Store, Check Our Prices, We Think You Will Find Our Prices And Quality Are Second To None.

We Appreciate Your Business!

Team sSs Staff: (over 180 years combined IH expirence)

  • Rob Lykins – Parts Sales, Vehicle Sales
  • (JP)John Prosser – General Manager, sSs,SLL, Parts Sales.
  • Jim Potter – Service Tech., Wiring Harness Department.
  • Wes Plantz – Shipping & Receiving, SLL
  • Richie Kniesly – Used Parts, Shipping & Receiving, sSs
  • Rick Glancy – Parts Sales, sSs V.P.
  • John Glancy –  sSs & SLL President

Super Scout Services – Service Garage

  • Don Minor – Lead Service Tech, sSs

The SLL Sheet Metal Manufacturing Guys

  • Joe Dugan
  • Josh McCoy
  • Charity Crable
  • Larry Kelly – Advisor/Retired