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Unread 08-21-2013, 05:10 PM   #1
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axle ratio question

had a accident then damaged the front axle
i read about the the stock tj specs here
kinda confused about the axle ratio
if it doesnt fit my Jeep axle ratio
how it can be changed? or it is not switchable?
found a couple of used front axle on ebay
http://www.ebay.com/itm/151102270018...84.m1423.l2649
http://www.ebay.com/itm/161014881479...84.m1423.l2649


also for the radiator
is this one factory model?
http://www.ebay.com/itm/281154429402...84.m1423.l2649

or compare to
http://www.ebay.com/itm/290669342017...84.m1423.l2649

which one do you guys suggest?
or is there cheaper one?

thanks a lot for reading this

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Unread 08-21-2013, 05:26 PM   #2
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Gears can be changed in any axle you pick up. Just be warned that doing that will cost you a couple hundred dollars. Check your jeep for tags on the diff covers to see what you have. If you need one with 3.73 gears I might know of one that would work for you.
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Unread 08-21-2013, 05:34 PM   #3
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thx buddy
i will check it asap
and you are close to me
also my jeep is 03 tj AT 4.0L i6
they have different ratio for same year model?
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Gears can be changed in any axle you pick up. Just be warned that doing that will cost you a couple hundred dollars. Check your jeep for tags on the diff covers to see what you have. If you need one with 3.73 gears I might know of one that would work for you.
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Unread 08-21-2013, 05:35 PM   #4
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Unread 08-21-2013, 06:33 PM   #5
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Your 03 TJ with the 4sp OD automatic 42rle tranny will have 3.73 gears from the factory.

Unless it's a Rubicon...4.11
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