post #1 of Old 04-03-2012, 08:58 PM Thread Starter
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1983 CJ5 V8 Conversion

I currently have the original 4 cylinder engine in my CJ5 and am considering upgrading it to a V8.

Any advice will be helpful:

Engine Choice (Chevy 350?)

Transmission

Drive train

Other Upgrades Required?

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post #2 of Old 04-04-2012, 10:52 AM
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one piece axles in the rear end. What are you planing on doing with the jeep? Mudding, rock crawling or street driving? I put an amc 360 in mine and built a ford-IH t18 to mate to the dana 20 t case. But I wanted granny gear.
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