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Unread 05-14-2012, 08:57 PM   #31
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American Motors Company (AMC) were staunchly opposed to anything metric.
Ummm...AMC launched the 4.0L (metric) in the 1987 Cherokee before Chrysler bought them out.

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Unread 05-14-2012, 09:06 PM   #32
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CJ-5, CJ-7, first couple years of the YJ. I also believe they were a "fuel economy" option in the 2 door FSJ's.

The AMC 4.2L I-6 was pretty much universally known as the 258 cu in I-6. American Motors Company (AMC) were staunchly opposed to anything metric.
What type of metric stuff are we talking about?
My 87 yj has metric oil threads.
I'm on a totally different page aren't I...
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Unread 05-14-2012, 11:07 PM   #33
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AMC were staunchly opposed to going metric. That doesn't mean they were stupid enough to ignore the metric trend.
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