Engine swap? - Jeep Wrangler Forum
Jeep Wrangler Forum

Go Back   Jeep Wrangler Forum > YJ Jeep Wrangler Forum > YJ Tech Forum

Join Wrangler Forum Today


Reply
 
Thread Tools

Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on WranglerForum.com
Old 01-11-2012, 09:31 AM   #1
Jeeper
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Posts: 269
Engine swap?

I have a 95 I6 w/5spd wrangler w/200,000 miles that has some lower end noise, mains i think or piston slap. Anyway i can buy a 96 I6 w/auto out of a grand ck w/86,000 miles for $250 w/out trans. Will this engine be a simple swap? Anything i will need or have to change? Thanks

haroldpo6 is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 01-11-2012, 09:39 AM   #2
Jeeper
 
banks316's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: Longview, WA
Posts: 2,089
Use your intake, and header. Plus the acressories from your motor and your good.

__________________
93 YJ I6 5spd
My YJ Build +1.5 inch SOA ,37 12.50 15R Swamper M16's, 5.22:1/2.97:1 Stak Tcase with 92 Crawl Ratio--------SOLD...
banks316 is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 01-11-2012, 09:44 AM   #3
Sponsoring Vendor
 
Ibuildembig's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: Fruitland, Missouri
Posts: 8,322
Si senor
Ibuildembig is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 01-11-2012, 10:14 AM   #4
Jeeper
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Posts: 269
Quote:
Originally Posted by banks316 View Post
Use your intake, and header. Plus the acressories from your motor and your good.
Which acessories are you talking about?
He said everything comes the the engine except the injectors.
Grand Ck was rolled.
haroldpo6 is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 01-11-2012, 10:18 AM   #5
Sponsoring Vendor
 
Ibuildembig's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: Fruitland, Missouri
Posts: 8,322
Basically you need to use the longblock off the GC and everything else off yours. All your brackets, pulleys, etc
Ibuildembig is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 01-11-2012, 10:37 AM   #6
Jeeper
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Posts: 269
Thanks, going up this evening to look @ it.
haroldpo6 is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 01-11-2012, 08:12 PM   #7
Jeeper
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Posts: 269
The engine looks very clean so i got it. After doing some more checking i see the block, head, crank all have different cast numbers than the 95. Does anyone know the difference? I read on one site the head has less flow than a 95. Also a rebuild kit is not the same for a 95. The 96 cost more than a 95.

haroldpo6 is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Jeep Wrangler Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post.
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
engine swap questions wking72650 YJ Tech Forum 5 03-25-2012 09:20 PM
newbie has a wrangler engine swap question jjjjjgrant YJ Tech Forum 8 12-10-2011 07:46 AM
Engine Swap 90cheroeke 4.0 Auto Into 94 Wragler 4.0 Manual rich solberg TJ General Discussion Forum 8 06-14-2011 07:56 AM
4.2l engine swap ??? Jrdavidson YJ Tech Forum 2 10-27-2010 11:44 AM
Wrangler Engine Swap MARKIE General Jeep Discussion 17 04-21-2007 10:21 PM


logo carid shop wrangler parts carid fender flares custom wheels store avs deflectors at carid
» Rates
Get low rates on auto insurance in Canada!

» Network Links
»Jeep Parts
» Featured Product

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:24 AM.



Jeep®, Wrangler, Liberty, Wagoneer, Cherokee, and Grand Cherokee are copyrighted and trademarked to Chrysler Motors LLC.
Wranglerforum.com is not in any way associated with the Chrysler Motors LLC