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Old 09-02-2010, 01:08 PM   #1
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88 wrangler 4 to 6cyl swap

i just found an 88 wrangler on craigslist but the tranny is shot and its a 4cyl.
a friend of mine has a complete 258 6cyl drivetrain. what should i know before trying this swap? im unsure of the motor mount locations because i dont have the 88 in front of me.

please help

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Frame mounts are in different locations...so your gonna have to cut um off and reweld them. Ur also gonna have some wiring harness challenges....and you might have to change the t-case depending on what your input spline count is. Also, your tach's not gonna read right either.

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Stop thinking about that now kenshinz.
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