What rear end??? - Jeep Wrangler Forum
Jeep Wrangler Forum

Go Back   Jeep Wrangler Forum > TJ Jeep Wrangler Forum > TJ General Discussion Forum

Join Wrangler Forum Today

Thread Tools

Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on WranglerForum.com
Old 06-18-2009, 06:00 PM   #1
lilmatty5dimes's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Merritt Island
Posts: 98
Smile What rear end???

what rear end would a 2004 wrangler x have? besides looking at the metal or plastic plug under the jeep?

lilmatty5dimes is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 06-18-2009, 06:12 PM   #2
Senior Member
Join Date: Sep 2008
Posts: 2,775
A Dana 35 (with a plastic plug) or a Dana 44 with a metal one.

Easiest way to tell. Should be a tag bolted on that will tell you your gearing too.

stevens243 is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 06-18-2009, 09:47 PM   #3
Jack Lives Here!!!

WF Supporting Member
1BLKJP's Avatar
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: Phoenix, AZ
Posts: 7,764
Remembering back I think the serious majority of X's had a 35 in them.
Jack Hickman

President - Arizona Off-Highway Vehicle Coalition
Vice-President - ASA4WDC
Arizona Rock Rats
1BLKJP is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 06-19-2009, 10:52 AM   #4
Join Date: Jul 2008
Posts: 298
Originally Posted by 1BLKJP View Post
Remembering back I think the serious majority of X's had a 35 in them.
All X models had Dana 35s.
ChrisTX is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 06-19-2009, 11:56 AM   #5
Knows a couple things...

WF Supporting Member
Jerry Bransford's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2005
Location: Escondido, Calif.
Posts: 31,186
Images: 2
Originally Posted by lilmatty5dimes View Post
... besides looking at the metal or plastic plug under the jeep?
Why not just look to see if it has a plastic or steel diff cover plug? By far, that's the easiest way to tell if you can't tell by looking at the shape of the differential cover.
When you have a choice, buy American.

Jerry Bransford is online now   Quote Quick Reply

Quick Reply

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.
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:


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
need help with rear end Gone Jeeping YJ Tech Forum 4 08-04-2011 03:51 PM
Rear Pinion Yoke.... upgrade???? snwchris TJ Tech Forum 1 04-15-2009 02:58 PM
rear window bar- YJ/ TJ JCS05Rubi General Jeep Discussion 5 10-02-2007 12:39 PM
Rear window is gone! what to do? Odd is he YJ General Discussion Forum 5 04-24-2006 05:41 PM
Squeeking Rear End naviathan YJ General Discussion Forum 7 01-13-2006 06:29 AM

» Network Links
»Jeep Parts
» Featured Product

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:09 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