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too bad nobody makes a forged crankshaft for the 4.0L the hesco hardchromed is a good idea for friction, but doesnt do to much for strength like forging does
thats why i picked up the 12 counterweight crank - it has comparable strength to forged

but yeah i agree, i would have loved to picked up a forged steel 8 counter weight crank and built a un-killable 4.7... i'll have the torque of a diesel with this huge crank though


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thanks friend but my motor isnt going to wear out in my life time the way i take care of it
So your a mall crawler? Thats no fun!
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So your a mall crawler? Thats no fun!
i said motor, not jeep hahaha.. Synthetic oil goes a long way in terms of motor longevity

ive already had to get a front driveshaft, pass side wheel bearing and driver side knuckle replaced because i apparently broke them. my mechanic said that my knuckle was bad from the factory though.

thankfully ive had chrysler pay for those repairs

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So those are the things you have broken so far on your rig? i wish my list was that short haha!
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i did dent my front diff cover, which prompted the switch to Riddlers

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Out of curiosity, does your mechanic work for a dealership?

Anyone know if for a warranty repair it has to be serviced at a dealership?
yes he does, Perkins Chrysler Dodge Jeep. not only is he my mechanic, but hes also a wheeling buddy

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i dont think new tires will be so big they'd be noticeable - after all most people think rubicons come with lifts from the factory.

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well, when i got my lift on and tires and everything and i took it up to the shop to have the speedo re-calibrated all the other mechanics (not my friend) asked me if i had special ordered it that way. hahaha

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Man, I am hoping to doing this in my 87. I want to find someone who dropped a V-8 into their TJ and has a low mileage 4.0 I can pick up, but that is in the future right now I want to finish the 4.0 head swap and get the rest of the drivetrain back to 100%. I think if I get the money I might have to try a build similar to this, but i will be watching how it goes

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hey spyder. sweet build. i wish i had funds to do a stroker kit or a v8. i think i saw your jeep a couple weeks ago by greens toyota?

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maybe, i dont recall being over there though. are you attending our lovely University of Kentucky?

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not yet. im still a senior in high school but will most likely be at uk next year.
just trying to finish school work hard and build up my jeep righ now.

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very cool. enjoy highschool while you can - take advantage of every moment.

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From what Ive read a lowbuck 4.6 wont make massive power. Maybe 230-240. Im guessing a 4.7 wouldnt make much more that 260ish before getting unreliable, no matter what oil you put in. Do you know what parts your reusing or buying new? The 12wt will make the engine smoother, but it wont effect hp.

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