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Unread 02-23-2012, 02:01 PM   #1
mhcblues119
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First time axle swap. Anyone wanna help?

Hey fellow jersey jeepers. Im in the process of buying a dana44 with factory locker and compressor out of an 04 rubicon. Iv read around and i know it should bolt right up to my 97TJ but since its my first time ever doing an axle swap or working on the axles was wondering if anyone would be willing to come help me out. Pizza and beer will be in presence. Help a fellow Jersey jeeper out!

Thanks guys.

And I'm home March 9-18 on spring break and would love to switch it over then.

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Unread 02-23-2012, 02:05 PM   #2
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I've never swapped an axle before, but if I'm around and you need an extra pair of hands I'd be interested
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Unread 03-06-2012, 10:42 AM   #3
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Where you located at. Axle swaps are pretty easy. As ling as bolts come undone easy.
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Unread 03-06-2012, 11:05 AM   #4
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I'm in north Caldwell. The Dana44 is in my garage just waiting for funds for sye and cv driveshaft
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Unread 03-06-2012, 02:02 PM   #5
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Wow thats a far drive...

Depending on when your ready, id be willing to give a hand.
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