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The Original 3/8" Ruffstuff Diff Cover!Ruffstuff Axle Simple Swap Kit!The Ruffstuff NOT Universal 4 Link Kit!

Unread 06-21-2010, 03:59 PM   #1
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Dakota 4.7L Swap

My brother has a 99 cherokee with a 4.7L. He needs a bottom end, he spun a rod bearing. The cheapest engine he has found is a 4.7 L out of a 2000 Dakokota with the same 16 tone crank shaft. Does any one know if this will work. It is 900 bucks cheaper then on out of a cherokee.

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Unread 06-21-2010, 04:50 PM   #2
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im pretty sure ive read that something is in the way of something else making this impossible..

not sure what it was but i know i read it..

ill try to find it..

guess i was wrong? heres some stuff i found:



http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f13/0...ptions-848988/ <--- has lots of info on it

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Unread 06-21-2010, 09:02 PM   #3
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Have to swap oil pans, thats it.
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