Originally Posted by jsp10477
First off, I'm new to Jeeps. Now I know why everyone loves them. Changed the oil the other day and engine started making a rattle sound towards the front of engine. Engine has unknown mileage on it but doesn't smoke or use oil. If anyone can give a hint on noise would be a help. Any way I found a low mileage 4.0 in a totaled out 98 Cherokee for $450. Figured I would get it and needed to know if it was a simple RnR or what? Any help appreciated.....
U need a 4.0,computer,harness,tranny,and new t case or input shaft.and u have to move the engine mounts forward.that means take your time and grind them off,fit the engine,tranny,and case and weld the mounts back in.not too bad if u have the right tools.I just done it last weekend.I've got a thread on here,check it out.4.0 swap here we go is the name of it.pm me if u have any questons