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Unread 03-26-2011, 09:45 PM   #1
jakeryii
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chevy 4.3 conversion

me and my dad have tossed around the idea of putting a chevy s-10 4.3 in my jeep i know they make conversion kits but i have a few questions are there any major body modifications that have to be made, do i still use my stock tranny and if so how expensive is it to rebuild a the tranny in my jeep i believe its a t-89

jake


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Unread 03-27-2011, 04:56 PM   #2
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im throwing around the same idea with a cherokee...i purchased a stand alone wiring harness from fuelinjectionconnection.com and am able to use a 4.3 with throttle body injection. your probably gonna spend some money for adapters and such, but if i were you i would look for a tranny and transfer case from a 80's chevy pickup. probably make your life easier
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Unread 03-28-2011, 05:16 AM   #3
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well the reason i would the 90's stuff is i have a shed full of parts i can probably build one on my own and me and my dad know our war of an s10 motor like the back of our hands
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Unread 03-28-2011, 05:56 AM   #4
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well the reason i would the 90's stuff is i have a shed full of parts i can probably build one on my own and me and my dad know our war of an s10 motor like the back of our hands
Well, you can't go wrong with a 4.3. How much money do you have to throw around? Maybe you can ditch your tranny and transfer case for more desirable units.
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Unread 03-29-2011, 08:06 PM   #5
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not much im 16 with an unstable job
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