Although if it is not the same gear ratio it is better to just go pull an 8.8 to match your YJ. Especially if you have an 8.25 with open diffs. Get a posi 8.8
Complete rebuild axle/engine/everything swap in progress: Building stock width 44's with 302 from 01 Explorer. Motor has GT40p heads, Cobra Intake, and truck cam. Running A9L EEC IV stand alone engine from late 80's-90's Mustang GT. Big Bearing NP435 married to NP205.