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Unread 07-19-2008, 09:27 PM   #1
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Removing transfercase write up?

Hey guys well i started getting going on my axle swap and sye install well everything went well with getting the axle out but then i came upon the transfer case and ill be damned if i know how to get that thing out LOL. I tried to find a write up on but didnt have much luck. If no one on here has a write up i may just go buy a book on it and go from there but hopefully some one does and even has some tips as to how to make it easier.

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Unread 07-19-2008, 09:50 PM   #2
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Unplug wires from rear of t-case. Unhook shifter linkage. Pull out the driveshafts. Secure transmission with a jack. Unbolt crossmember. Drop the jack down a bit to access bolts on top of t-case. Unbolt 6 bolts holding the t-case onto the trans. Pull t-case out.

It's really really easy. Just get under the jeep and do it, you don't need 271 pictures and a novel explaining it all in excruciating detail.
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Unread 07-19-2008, 09:54 PM   #3
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HAHA alright cool i guess i was just alittle to tired and the fact that there is still mud caked everywhere didnt help looks like it will be coming out tomorrow.
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Unread 07-19-2008, 10:07 PM   #4
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do yourself and get a Stubby, or short curved wrench for the top 2 bolts on the T-case. I think they're 15mm? same as all the others.

Otherwise you will have a hard time getting to them....

2nd not needing a novel and eleventy-billion pictures.
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Unread 07-20-2008, 12:30 AM   #5
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Yea i got the feeling it would be easy to come out when all the write ups started with it out of the jeep already lol. I guess i just wanted an excuse to call it a night im a bum what can i say.
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