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Spunky424 08-05-2009 04:37 PM

engine swap from 95 cherokee into 98 wrangler
 
i'm wondering if the engine/tranny from a 1995 cherokee will fit into my 98 wrangler. got someone local whose selling the whole cherokee for relatively cheap and wondering if the whole engine/transmission/axles/driveshafts/diffs could all transfer over? any help would be appreciated.

Thanks!

foxinthemudd 08-05-2009 05:48 PM

what engine do you have in your rig now?

Spunky424 08-05-2009 08:56 PM

i've got the 2.5L 4 cylinder engine.

jaminj 08-05-2009 09:10 PM

Better Idea and still save money
 
You can do something like that but there is a lot of work and money involved. MY recommendation is to pick up a 5.2 or 5.7 from grandcherokee and do the swap it it is going to cost the same either way and makes more sense even if your doing swap yourself. I have a 2.5 jeep 98 and thats what I am going to do I have engine and tranny sitting in my garge right now:punk:

Spunky424 08-05-2009 10:36 PM

does all of that directly bolt on? or is there a lot of modifications to the body that need to be done?

Spunky424 08-05-2009 10:38 PM

the only reason i'm considering this type of motor/car is because i can get the whole donor car for extremely jeep. just wondering if everything is bolt on or if its gonna be a whole lot of custom modifications


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