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Unread 06-23-2013, 12:53 PM   #1
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1979 CJ7 Quadratrac

I just bought a 1979 CJ7 Quadratrac, (this is my first jeep).
I have a question, the emergency 4x4 selector was missing and the vacuum lines from the quadratrac have been plugged. So does the four wheel drive work without the selector?

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Unread 06-23-2013, 03:59 PM   #2
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i have same year golden eagle , i never used the emergency i just use low down by your leg ,, put in neutral and engage it and it should work if not then something is wrong with your 4 low , i have that emergency in the glove but havent messed with it at all , never been in a emergency, lol
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Unread 06-23-2013, 06:33 PM   #3
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i have same year golden eagle , i never used the emergency i just use low down by your leg ,, put in neutral and engage it and it should work if not then something is wrong with your 4 low , i have that emergency in the glove but havent messed with it at all , never been in a emergency, lol
I have, my Q-trac below.

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1957 WILLYS pickup, needs work.
1973 J 4000,
1978 CJ7 DD.
1979 CJ7 360, TH400/Quadratrac trail Jeep.
1979 J20
1980 CJ5 trail Jeep.
1983 CJ7 pretty weekend and sometimes to work Driver in the summer, My first rebuild, if the Q-trac and 5 are broke, this one is the one to take. its just as capable as the other 2, except nice paint.
1984 Grand Wagoneer, 1 ton axles, great 360/727, and a big a$& tree fell on it .
1989 YJ the CJ to YJ conversion.
2005 TJ Rubicon.
2011 Grand Cherokee Laredo 4x4, Mrs. LUCDOG's DD.
Lots of parts not for sale, i'm a hoarder.
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Unread 06-23-2013, 07:11 PM   #4
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Read this for starters so you understand the Quadratrac.

http://jubileejeeps.org/quadratrac/index.htm

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1957 WILLYS pickup, needs work.
1973 J 4000,
1978 CJ7 DD.
1979 CJ7 360, TH400/Quadratrac trail Jeep.
1979 J20
1980 CJ5 trail Jeep.
1983 CJ7 pretty weekend and sometimes to work Driver in the summer, My first rebuild, if the Q-trac and 5 are broke, this one is the one to take. its just as capable as the other 2, except nice paint.
1984 Grand Wagoneer, 1 ton axles, great 360/727, and a big a$& tree fell on it .
1989 YJ the CJ to YJ conversion.
2005 TJ Rubicon.
2011 Grand Cherokee Laredo 4x4, Mrs. LUCDOG's DD.
Lots of parts not for sale, i'm a hoarder.
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