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Old 10-10-2007, 01:12 PM   #1
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AX5 to Auto Swap

Has anyone done a swap from an AX5 to an auto while retaining the stock engine???

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Old 10-10-2007, 04:18 PM   #2
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Not wanting to discourage you any but the 2.5 with an auto was a dog.
It can be done they had a few come from the factory that way.

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Make sure it has 5:88 gears to get out of an inclined parking lot.
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Old 10-11-2007, 10:57 AM   #4
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I'm already running 5.89's w/ 39.5 Iroks. My rig does very well on any trail I have ran, the problem is in a really technical big rock climbs I don't have the control I like. If I don't go the auto route I may just go with a 4:1 or a Klune and call it a day, it would have such a low crawl that it would'nt matter.
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Just out of curiosty, is there no auto tranny that can work behind the 2.5? I like my 5 speed, but I always wondered if anyone ever found a set-up that worked with this motor.
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Old 10-11-2007, 05:51 PM   #6
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With the 2.5 you would have no problem with a Klune V box, move the engine forward.
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Course you could get the Atlas 4.3 case!

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