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Unread 05-17-2010, 08:40 AM   #1
wescottm
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ford 4.0 in a yj

i picked up a 2000 exploder for 200 bucks with a bad tranny for the 8.8 rear and was going to part out the rest to up the funds for my yj. Before i sold the good running motor i figured i would ask if there was a good cheap tranny and tcase option for this motor in my yj . im guessing not after 5 hours of forum searching .

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Unread 05-17-2010, 11:10 AM   #2
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I am no expert but the engine swap might be a tough one.

You gonna run the disc brakes from the 8.8 on the YJ?
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Unread 05-17-2010, 11:23 AM   #3
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i figured it might be but i have it so before i part out the motor wanted to look in to it.
my 2.5 is getting tired

the 8.8 has new rotors calipers and pads on it with the limited slip im tired of babying my 35
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