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Unread 09-02-2010, 08:04 AM   #1
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Rear axle info?

I am aware that all of the liberty's use the 8.25" chrysler rear axle. Can someone give me the WMS to WMS dimension? I am looking to switch my cherokee over to 5x5 bolt patten and am thinking that the shafts will slide in if the length is correct. I will be swapping to KJ or KK disc brakes on my 8.25 also.

I would like to get ahold of a KK rear 8.25 and swap the disc brakes and axle shafts.


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Unread 09-02-2010, 11:40 AM   #2
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All the 8.25's in a KJ/KK are 4.5 on 5 bolt pattern.The axle lengths are different also from a KJ/KK 8.25 to a XJ or Dakota pickup.
'02 Liberty sitting on 35" tires,HP44,RockJock60,and AtlasII t-case
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