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Unread 01-12-2005, 08:58 PM   #1
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upgraded axle shafts - what year/month? 1995?

I understand that Jeep upgraded the front axle shafts sometime in 1995. Is there any tell-tale signs to look for? I am trying to find a front diff from a 1995 4 cylinder Jeep ... 4.10 gears and the upgraded axles shafts.

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PS. All 4 cylinders came with 4.10's right?

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Unread 01-12-2005, 09:28 PM   #2
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all 95+ yj's have them.
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Unread 01-12-2005, 09:53 PM   #3
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4cyl w/standard tranny was 4.10's, I thought. Auto got 3.73's... I think.
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all 95+ yj's have them.
i was referring to the 297x/760 u joint.
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Unread 01-12-2005, 10:18 PM   #5
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all 95+ yj's have them.
It's my understanding that '94's with ABS also had the upgraded shafts. The '94 ABS shafts I stuffed in my '91 had ujoints that were larger than my stock '91 ujoints.
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Is there any tell-tale signs to look for?
Yes, easy, the diameter of the cup on the bigger u-joint is about 1-1/8" in diameter. On the older shafts, the cup is about 1" only. The outside of the cup is easy to see on any parked jeep.
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