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Unread 08-04-2002, 02:54 PM   #1
bigmatt
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fender,hood,grille swap

i asked this on the yj forum also ,anybody know what it takes to put cj front clip onto a yj tub with a yj frame,i think it would be trick.just wondering?

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Unread 08-04-2002, 05:06 PM   #2
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Why would you desecrate the holy CJ in such a manner? BLASPHEMY! Begone, infidel!
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Unread 08-04-2002, 06:08 PM   #3
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will it fit?
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2001 XJ Sport, stock 4.0L 130.000miles,soon to have new motor.)0331 head issue.
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Unread 08-04-2002, 07:43 PM   #4
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I put a YJ tub and 4.0 on my CJ frame and used the CJ nose. The trouble I had was that the inner fenders didn't have the room for the stock wrangler airbox. I solved this with a K&N aircharger. The radiators have some differences too. although I'm not sure if they'd be an issue for you. I believe, (i may be wrong) that the wrangler hood may be an inch or so longer too.
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Unread 08-04-2002, 07:47 PM   #5
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Why would you desecrate the holy CJ in such a manner? BLASPHEMY! Begone, infidel!
relax.....breathe deep and count to 10
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Unread 08-08-2002, 08:14 AM   #6
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West, do you have any pictures or other info on you tub swap? I have read a lot on this subject on different websites, but would always like more information. I about to undertake this in the next couple of months and would love to hear experiences, tips, or whatever about it.
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