xj parts on a zj? - JeepForum.com

LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 2 Old 07-17-2011, 04:01 PM Thread Starter
Registered User
1998 XJ Cherokee 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: mahwah nj
Posts: 367
xj parts on a zj?

Im trying to help out a friend who is sick and is building a 94 V8 zj for his 16 year old son i have a 99 xj parts truck would there be anything on the parts truck that would be a up grade for him

1998 Jeep Cherokee Classic
iaml3lue is offline  
Sponsored Links
post #2 of 2 Old 07-17-2011, 04:12 PM
Registered User
1993 ZJ 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Lima, Ohio
Posts: 3,370
The HP30 would be an upgrade, but the gearing probably won't match (the ZJ more than likely has 3.73's). The ZJ undoubtedly has the NP249 with a bad VC, the 231 or 242 from the XJ would be an upgrade however most likely not worth it, due to the rear slip yoke differences and input shaft differences.

That's about it.

Want to swap an NP242 or NP231 into your ZJ? Here's how:
JrMechanic is offline  

Quick Reply

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the JeepForum.com forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid e-mail address for yourself.

Email Address:


Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Jeep Forums Replies Last Post
ZJ Parts Directory / Question on Specific Parts / Ruined my Oxidized Hood justpino ZJ Grand Cherokee Forum 5 05-01-2011 07:01 PM
What parts are interchangable through the years(body parts) rcjustin ZJ Grand Cherokee Forum 1 12-19-2009 11:05 PM
Parts rig, would these parts swap into mine easily? bobotech ZJ Grand Cherokee Forum 9 06-02-2008 06:19 PM
ZJ parts to change/check before long trip, parts/tools to take with? John in MA ZJ Grand Cherokee Forum 14 11-13-2006 11:44 AM
How could I know what parts of my suspension are stock what parts aren't? FatAlbert ZJ Grand Cherokee Forum 1 07-18-2006 12:20 AM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome