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Old 05-27-2011, 06:09 AM   #1
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5-Speed Transmission Same As Toyota Tacoma Trans?

A friend who owns a transmission repair shop said that the 5-speed transmission in my YJ is nothing more than a Toyota Tacoma transmission. What say ye?? If this is true, then finding a replacement transmission should be easier to come by. Not that I need one (because mine is fine...)

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Old 05-27-2011, 06:44 AM   #2
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It is not identical but is very similar to the Toyota R151... I believe the bolt pattern to the bellhousing and the case halves are the same, but internals are not. With the matching bolt patterns, it sounds like an easy swap and another option for to getting from the salvage.

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Old 05-27-2011, 07:19 AM   #3
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Here is a link detailing whats requires to make it work... Yota trans swap


WAY too much work if you ask me.
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Old 05-27-2011, 09:39 AM   #4
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Wow, you're right. Lots of work involved, TOO MUCH for me to think about. I'll just protect my original Transmission!! Thank you for the input!
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i have an 88 sahara with a bad input shaft is there a way to swap with a cherokee or is there any interchangeable trannys for this yj?
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