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Old 07-12-2013, 02:52 AM   #1
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Chief Axles on a TJ

Since my last bid on parts failed, checking a different path. Found a set of D44s from a 78 Cherokee Chief (SJ?). These are full width axles. I'm guessing to make these fit, I'd need to make some brackets, but everything else should be plug and play.

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Old 07-12-2013, 08:57 AM   #2
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Your first problem is the front axle will be a passenger side drop. You will want a 1980 and up for a driver side drop.

And another thing to watch out for is making sure the rear axle is centered. Some of the wagoneers / Cherokee chiefs had off set rear axles.
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