Changing to a PowerLok carrier? -
Sign Up   Today's Posts
User: Pass: Remember?
Advertise Here
Jeep Home Jeep Forum Jeep Classifieds Jeep Registry JeepSpace Jeep Reviews Jeep Gallery Jeep Clubs Jeep Groups Jeep Videos Jeep Events Jeep Articles
Go Back > General Technical Discussions > Engines & Drivetrain > Changing to a PowerLok carrier?

Black Friday Sales Continue!FS: Wranger BRIGHT License Plate LED! Just $3! Great value6th annual beat your wife to the credit cards sale!!

Unread 09-07-2012, 01:17 PM   #1
Registered User
1971 CJ5 
Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: Redding, CA
Posts: 6
Changing to a PowerLok carrier?

So I just picked up a Dana 44 PowerLok to put in my rear end and have some questions about doing it.

What I currently have is an open rear end with 3.92 gears. The PowerLok carrier is for 3.92 and down gears.

So if the Powerlok looks to be in good shape, can I just move the 3.92 ring gear over to the powerlok and install it? Or do I need to go through the setup and all that?


RustyNCA is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Unread 09-08-2012, 06:08 PM   #2
Registered User
1986 CJ7 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: worcester, Ma
Posts: 2,231
you still have to set up the gears.
Rubicon Rich ,05 TJ Rubicon:
86 CJ7 258,T18,Scout Dana300,twin sticks,Dana44's,4W Disc, locked,35's,YORK OBA,Warn 8274,fullcage.
51 M100 1/4 ton Jeep trailer
BlueRubiconrich is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message

Quick Reply

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the 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.

Thread Tools

Suggested Threads

Jeep, Wrangler, Cherokee, Grand Cherokee, and other models are copyrighted and trademarked to Jeep/Chrysler Corporation. is not in any way associated with Jeep or the Chrysler Corp.