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post #1 of 2 Old 06-14-2011, 04:45 PM Thread Starter
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Motor swap

Hey fellas, I am a wrangler guy so I am not 100%. My father-n-law has a 74 CJ 5 with a 6 cylinder that is shot. He has the chance to buy a 258 from a 76 CJ 7 really cheap that runs great. Will this be a simple motor swap or is there issues with the tranny matching up. I am not sure what tranny is in his jeep or what the 258 was mated to. I do know that they are both three speeds. Thanks for your help.

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post #2 of 2 Old 06-14-2011, 05:22 PM
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74 should have a T-14.AFIK it SHOULD be a straight swap as far as flywheel/bell housing/clutch linkage/pilot bushing

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