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post #76 of 179 Old 03-21-2013, 07:49 PM
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With the help of this thread, i did the conversion. The hardest part was using those stupid metal clips. Other than that its pretty simple.


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post #77 of 179 Old 09-29-2013, 07:03 PM
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Sub'd for future reference. Thanks for a extremely detailed write up!
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post #78 of 179 Old 12-10-2013, 07:54 AM
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Quick question,

I have a 98TJ 4.0L with an AX15 that currently has the external slave setup. My trans took a crap on me last night, so I will be swapping this weekend. The "new" trans is from a U-Pull-It junkyard from a 93 Grand Cherokee IIRC. Regardless, it is the AX15, but that one is an internal slave setup. Do I need to buy anything to do the swap, or can I use all the parts from my current trans to do this? I guess its more about the bearings, as I assume I can reuse the bellhousing, shift fork, and cylinder (replaced this summer, so I know it is good). I need to pick up these parts soon, and any help is greatly appreciated!
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post #79 of 179 Old 12-10-2013, 11:30 AM
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This actually merits its own thread, post up your own new thread on this, and send me a PM so I don't miss it, and I will answer all your questions on this topic.

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post #80 of 179 Old 12-10-2013, 11:54 AM
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Done, PM sent, and if anyone else would like to discuss, the new thread can be found at:

http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f19/a.../#post18415834

Thanks!
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JUST by looking at your first post helped me ALOT BRO!!! thank you very much.
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post #82 of 179 Old 02-16-2014, 08:11 AM
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Great write-up. I'm on the final leg of this swap. Oh and for anyone who may need one, I have an extra clip for the fork that goes over it and the ball.


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http://www.autozone.com/autozone/acc...er=542225_0_0_

Don't know if these are another alternative if you want to make a braided line, but I ran across them accidentally on the Autozone website....
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post #84 of 179 Old 05-05-2014, 07:55 AM
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Hey guys after some unfortunate events I'm in the process of doing this swap as well. I just ordered these parts and want another set of eyes to see if I missed anything that is needed.

Fork, Release Spring, Bearing retainer and seal, Throw out bearing, External slave, Bell Housing and pivot ball.

Based on what I read in this thread I think I should have it all. Am I missing anything?

Thanks guys.

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post #85 of 179 Old 05-05-2014, 10:17 AM
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Clutch fork....

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Will either bellhousing or long nose bearing retainer from ax5 work on this conversion if going on a 91 yj with 4.0l and ax15 trans?
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post #87 of 179 Old 07-07-2014, 03:42 PM
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You are probably already on the path to doing the swap but don't forget the retaining clip for the for for and pivot ball. I actually have an extra.

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The AX 5 and AX 15 long snout front bearing retainer and respective bellhousings are not interchangeable.

The bellhousing for the NV3550 is interchangeable with the AX 15, but the front bearing retainers are not.

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yes I'm a some guy and have always put gasket sealer on my surfaces before mating
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You should go to Pirate. I hear they are real smart over there. You'd fit right in.
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Great write-up. I'm on the final leg of this swap. Oh and for anyone who may need one, I have an extra clip for the fork that goes over it and the ball.
Clutch Release Spring: 4338855

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We will be going Metric every inch of the way.
Quote:
Originally Posted by 40dog View Post
yes I'm a some guy and have always put gasket sealer on my surfaces before mating
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Originally Posted by Virjeep View Post
You should go to Pirate. I hear they are real smart over there. You'd fit right in.
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post #90 of 179 Old 07-07-2014, 08:42 PM
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Thanks for the info. When I get all my parts lined up, I am sure that I will be back here asking questions. Once again, thanks all for the info.
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