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Unread 11-10-2013, 05:03 PM   #1
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Tranfercase Question!

So the PO of my jeep replaced the 231 in my 95' to rebuild it. He put a cherokee tranfercase in it as a replacement. I was going to put a SYE conversion on the rebuilt one and swap it out. But the cherokee 231 works really well and i noticed it has a CV joint? Is it essentially the same as a SYE kit? So i wouldnt need one when i do my lift? Only a driveshaft right?

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Unread 11-10-2013, 07:03 PM   #2
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So the PO of my jeep replaced the 231 in my 95' to rebuild it. He put a cherokee tranfercase in it as a replacement. I was going to put a SYE conversion on the rebuilt one and swap it out. But the cherokee 231 works really well and i noticed it has a CV joint? Is it essentially the same as a SYE kit? So i wouldnt need one when i do my lift? Only a driveshaft right?
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Cherokee uses CV on front driveshaft, not on rear.

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Unread 11-11-2013, 10:33 AM   #4
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Ok so i just got pictures! Looks like a cv joint to me but i really have no experience? Havent seen a slip yoke with out the boot so maybe thats what it is?

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Ok so i just got pictures! Looks like a cv joint to me but i really have no experience? Havent seen a slip yoke with out the boot so maybe thats what it is?
That is a slip yoke. It needs a sye.

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Unread 11-11-2013, 10:44 AM   #6
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Whatcha have there is the stock single U-Joint setup... not a "CV" which has 2 u-joints.

Here is a "CV" joint.
(Technically it's not a CV joint, it's actually a double cardan joint but is frequently referred to as a CV joint)

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Unread 11-11-2013, 10:49 AM   #7
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Ah ****! Thought i was gonna save a buck!
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FSJ's with the quadratrac system used a double cardin up front because it was full time 4wd. Hence the term constsant velocity or CV joint. It is A CV joint in that respect.
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