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Old 08-31-2013, 05:26 PM   #1
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Swapping Center Console

Hey has anyone swapped a center console from an XJ into a TJ ?

I just got a full sized center console from a 99 XJ.

I have an extra pair of speakers that will fit in this too.

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Old 08-31-2013, 05:50 PM   #2
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Also wondering on this!

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Old 08-31-2013, 05:58 PM   #3
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never seen it done ... if its anywider I cant see how it would fit .. my factory console barely fits because my corbeaus are so wide
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Old 08-31-2013, 06:08 PM   #4
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Well, I am swapping in seats [ OEM] so the small center console is history and I am going to MAKE this fit! We'll see. I was hoping someone else had some tips from experience.
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Old 09-01-2013, 01:08 PM   #5
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Look at your floor pan contour. I think the XJ was a straight hump front to rear. TJ's have some step in there.
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Old 09-01-2013, 06:48 PM   #6
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The real problem is the brake lever is offset. That requires a hack job and marrying the small TJ to the large XJ. The box itself is flimsy and will need some support. I mocked it up once and it's alright. I paid less than $20 for it, so no big deal. Photos in another thread.

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