88 Grand Waggy - JeepForum.com
Search  
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 JeepForum.com > Models > Full Size Jeep Forum > 88 Grand Waggy

WJ Shackle Tabs: Tow-Hook Replacements2014 Spartan Locker Special - While Supplies Last! Dana 3FS: 2007-2013 Jeep Wrangler "HALO" Angel Eye Kit

Reply
Unread 01-14-2004, 07:07 PM   #1
Jeep Daddy
Registered User
2004 TJ Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Jan 2002
Location: Orange County, CA
Posts: 1,265
88 Grand Waggy

I friend of mine is thinking of purchasing an 88 Grand Wagoneer. I was wondering what drive trains they usually came with in 1988.

Engine? Transfer case? front axles? rear axle? transmission models? (auto or manual) Power steering? power assist brakes?
Gauges? clock? locking hubs? vacuum actuated hubs? etc....

Thanks

__________________
2004 Rubicon, 6" lift, 35s, winch, hard top, full doors, bumpers, tire carrier and rock sliders.
Jeep Daddy is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Unread 01-15-2004, 01:35 AM   #2
86lerado
Registered User
 
Join Date: Jan 2004
Location: Sultan,Wa.
Posts: 83
The book says 360eng,44'sfrt/rear,auto(727)t-case wasPT-np208,np228,np242,ft-np219 all opt. except np208that was std. ratios-3.07,3.31,3.54,3.73.With long list of options.production#'s16,025 built
__________________
J-just
E-empty
E-every
P=pocket
86 CJ-7 Laredo 4"lift 37"SSR's 30frt/44rear,3.31gears,258,auto/300t-case,caged,custom bumpers.
Wifes 92 YJ 2.5"springs,2"body,35"MTR's30f/35r,4.88gears,airlock front, locrite rear,4.0/5spd.,caged ,custom bumpers,6000'warn.
86lerado is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Unread 01-15-2004, 07:30 AM   #3
Jeep Daddy
Registered User
2004 TJ Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Jan 2002
Location: Orange County, CA
Posts: 1,265
Thanks. I'll relay the info. I could use the parts if he gets tired of it for my CJ.
__________________
2004 Rubicon, 6" lift, 35s, winch, hard top, full doors, bumpers, tire carrier and rock sliders.
Jeep Daddy is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Unread 01-16-2004, 03:28 PM   #4
Bob J
Registered User
1984  
 
Join Date: Jun 2001
Location: New Haven, Connecticut
Posts: 1,675
engine: AMC 360, 2-bbl car, 8.25:1 compression ratio
transmission: Chrylser TF727
t-case: NP229, 2.6:1 low range
front axle: open knuckle D44 w/ disc brakes
rear axle: d44 w/ drum brakes
Standard gear ratio was 2.73:1, 3:31:1 optional
Power Steering: variable ration power assist 16:1 to 13:1, turning diameter 37.7 feet


88s had fuel, temp, speedo, oil pressure, voltmeter, and a clock in the guage cluster

hubs have drive flanges, 2wd operation comes from a 2-peice passanger side inner axle w/ vacumn disconnect.
__________________
1984 AMC Eagle
2006 TrailBlazer

Sig v.55
Bob J is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Unread 01-16-2004, 07:02 PM   #5
Jeep Daddy
Registered User
2004 TJ Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Jan 2002
Location: Orange County, CA
Posts: 1,265
You guys know your Waggy stuff. Thanks again. This Waggy has about 80K miles on it, good compression, and has been well cared for. Asking price is $3500. You guys think it's a fair deal?
__________________
2004 Rubicon, 6" lift, 35s, winch, hard top, full doors, bumpers, tire carrier and rock sliders.
Jeep Daddy is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Unread 01-16-2004, 07:32 PM   #6
Bob J
Registered User
1984  
 
Join Date: Jun 2001
Location: New Haven, Connecticut
Posts: 1,675
for that price it sounds like there might be something wrong with it.

check for rust on the frame by the gas tank and make sure the 4wd works. also test out the windows, especially the tailgate window, and the power door locks. those are usually the problem areas.
__________________
1984 AMC Eagle
2006 TrailBlazer

Sig v.55
Bob J is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Unread 01-16-2004, 09:53 PM   #7
Jeep Daddy
Registered User
2004 TJ Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Jan 2002
Location: Orange County, CA
Posts: 1,265
Thanks. Will dooooooooooooooo..
__________________
2004 Rubicon, 6" lift, 35s, winch, hard top, full doors, bumpers, tire carrier and rock sliders.
Jeep Daddy is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Unread 01-16-2004, 10:51 PM   #8
86lerado
Registered User
 
Join Date: Jan 2004
Location: Sultan,Wa.
Posts: 83
That's pretty spendy out here in washington don't know prices on jeeps there though.
__________________
J-just
E-empty
E-every
P=pocket
86 CJ-7 Laredo 4"lift 37"SSR's 30frt/44rear,3.31gears,258,auto/300t-case,caged,custom bumpers.
Wifes 92 YJ 2.5"springs,2"body,35"MTR's30f/35r,4.88gears,airlock front, locrite rear,4.0/5spd.,caged ,custom bumpers,6000'warn.
86lerado is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Unread 01-17-2004, 08:29 PM   #9
Lady Liberty
Registered User
2006 TJ Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Jun 2002
Location: Southern New Hampshire
Posts: 163
Sold my '89 back in the fall of 2002 and got $4000 for it. I was original owner and it had 80,000 original miles on it. It was in real good shape too. Don't know if this helps you at all. Oh yeah, that was in NH.
__________________
[COLOR=white]'06 Wrangler Rubicon [/COLOR]
[COLOR=red]BIG GUNS[/COLOr] & [COLOR=white]JEEP OWNERS[/COLOR] OF [COLOR=blue]AMERICA CLUB[/COLOR] Member#7
[URL=http://www.newjo.org/NEWJO/home.html]NEWJO[/URL]
Lady Liberty is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Unread 01-17-2004, 09:38 PM   #10
Jeep Daddy
Registered User
2004 TJ Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Jan 2002
Location: Orange County, CA
Posts: 1,265
It sounds like we are in the ball park.
__________________
2004 Rubicon, 6" lift, 35s, winch, hard top, full doors, bumpers, tire carrier and rock sliders.
Jeep Daddy is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the JeepForum.com forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid e-mail address for yourself.
Note: All free e-mails have been banned due to mis-use. (Yahoo, Gmail, Hotmail, etc.)
Don't have a non-free e-mail address? Click here for a solution: Manual Account Creation
Email Address:

Log-in

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. JeepForum.com is not in any way associated with Jeep or the Chrysler Corp.