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post #1 of 2 Old 10-19-2002, 08:22 PM Thread Starter
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Question Will this swap work?

Will a 258 out of an 87 wrangler fit into an 85 CJ-7 with a 258 and vice-versa? The CJ has a 4-speed and the wrangler is an automatic. Will it be an easy swap or are there things I need to consider. Thanks for any help.


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post #2 of 2 Old 10-20-2002, 08:46 AM
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It will work. You'll need to swap your carb, diistributor, and wiring. Also you need to install a new pilot bushing inthe end of the crank for the transmission its mating to.
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