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Unread 05-19-2008, 05:04 PM   #1
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AX5 to AX15 swap

is this a direct replacement in an 1997 wrangler. 2.5 liter. looking to upgrade to ax15 transmission.

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Unread 05-19-2008, 06:52 PM   #2
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To install an AX15 to replace a AX5 you will need an adapter kit or a bunch of other parts... It is not a direct bolt up... and it's not cheep.

https://eshop.advanceadapters.com/co...563-712563.htm
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Unread 05-19-2008, 06:54 PM   #3
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Sorry - not a direct swap.
Requires special adapters to make an AX-15 mate to a 4 cyl.
Also the tcase input shaft is 21 spline and the AX-15's shaft is 23 spline. You need the correct tcase witha 23 spline input or you'd have to get your hands on a 23 spline input gear and swap it into your tcase.
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Unread 05-19-2008, 06:59 PM   #4
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$448....ouch!

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Unread 05-19-2008, 09:43 PM   #5
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i have a 350 zz4, whats the best route to swap my 4 bangers to this?
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Unread 05-20-2008, 12:34 AM   #6
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this one is on the pirate4x4 forum.
http://www.pirate4x4.com/forum/showthread.php?t=181361
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