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Unread 10-01-2013, 08:12 PM   #1
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Mystery transmission or transfer case part?

I found this part while I had the exhaust out and was sweeping the skid plate:





It pops into something and has interior threads. Is it an automatic transmission or transfer case part? Could it have something to do with an engine oil or ATF leak?

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Unread 10-01-2013, 10:38 PM   #2
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Unread 10-01-2013, 10:56 PM   #3
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Looks like a cable went through it, like it may have been a tension adjuster that fit in the top.
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Unread 10-02-2013, 09:42 AM   #4
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Looks like a cable went through it, like it may have been a tension adjuster that fit in the top.
Top of what? Soft top?
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Unread 10-02-2013, 11:07 AM   #5
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Im thinking that may be an emergency brake cable part. Looks a lot like the nut that tensions the ebrake cable at the "y" junction where the emergency brake cable goes to the two rear brakes.
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