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Unread 07-26-2010, 09:25 PM   #136
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Great stuff I am doing the same thing, Are you using your stock drive shafts? today I also mounted my Lokar shifter to my 4L60E

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Unread 07-27-2010, 06:25 AM   #137
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I bought new driveshafts f/r. I initially had the engine placed farther forward than it is now...and I think I could have reused my front driveshaft, but after I moved it back about 4"...I had to get a new one.
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Unread 07-27-2010, 08:25 AM   #138
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I am going to try and use my old drive shafts I am going to dry fit every thing a just my motor and fit my drive shafts I hope it works..
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Unread 07-28-2010, 05:23 PM   #139
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I am going to try and use my old drive shafts I am going to dry fit every thing a just my motor and fit my drive shafts I hope it works..
not recommended
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Unread 07-28-2010, 08:02 PM   #140
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That is what am am being told, I guess I will have some made hope they don't cost too much already spent over 3K
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Unread 07-28-2010, 08:15 PM   #141
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Why have them made, just shorten or lengthen the ones you have yourself.
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Unread 07-28-2010, 08:47 PM   #142
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That is what am am being told, I guess I will have some made hope they don't cost too much already spent over 3K
You have $3k into your build?
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Unread 02-25-2013, 03:49 PM   #143
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Awesome build man! Too bad you sold it!

Could have been a good YJ Of the month.
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