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Unread 03-23-2007, 12:42 PM   #1
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304 slanted?

my dad resnetly bought a cj5 w/ the 304 in it, and it looks like it slants down (toward transmission) about 1-2 inches down. are all 304 like that? i know my cj doesnt but its the straight six.

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Unread 03-23-2007, 02:32 PM   #2
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my dad resnetly bought a cj5 w/ the 304 in it, and it looks like it slants down (toward transmission) about 1-2 inches down. are all 304 like that? i know my cj doesnt but its the straight six.

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Does it have a lift with a T/C drop? Or possible a MML? But engines seldom sit level in the frame rails. Most are meant to aim down at the rear end. Bob
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Unread 03-23-2007, 04:32 PM   #3
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it has a 2.5'' lift thats a spring over leaf
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Unread 03-23-2007, 05:27 PM   #4
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it has a 2.5'' lift thats a spring over leaf
Does it have a transfer case lowering kit? Look under the Jeep and see if it has spacers between the skid and the frame. that's what dropped the rear of the drivetrain. Bob
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Unread 03-24-2007, 07:38 AM   #5
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alright ill look at that

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