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Unread 01-25-2007, 01:02 PM   #1
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Transfer case skid bolts?

Are the bolts holding the transfer case skid plate to the frame the same size on all TJ's and LJ's?? I know companys make different skids for 97-02 and 03-06, but are the actual bolts the same size (thread pitch and bolt diameter) just in a slightly different location?? Thanks,

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Unread 01-25-2007, 01:20 PM   #2
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http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f9/what-size-thread-03-tc-bolts-347018/

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Unread 01-25-2007, 01:53 PM   #3
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97-02 were 1/2"
03-06 is 12mm
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Unread 01-25-2007, 02:03 PM   #4
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If you're planning on removing them, do yourself a favor and tighten them a bit before you start loosening them. Trust me. Or... maybe you already figured that out and this is why you need some?
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Unread 01-25-2007, 11:53 PM   #5
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I'm asking this because I will be removing my stock t-case bolts to install a RE t-case drop after I install my RE 3.5 to get me home b4 I can install my SYE. The t-case drop and bolts are from an '04 LJ via RE but I just wanna make sure they will fit my 2000. I dont wanna get to the install point and realize I need different bolts, that might kill me. Anyone positive the thread pitch are the same on all year TJ's 97-06? I realize the heads of the bolts might be different but are the thread pitches the same? Sorry for the rant and confusion.

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Unread 01-26-2007, 06:48 AM   #6
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Is there some reason that you think you won't be able to reuse the stock bolts?

Are we talking about the 6 bolts that hold the skid up? Or, the 4 small nuts that hold the tranny mount to the skid?
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Unread 01-26-2007, 10:35 AM   #7
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The t-case drop and bolts are from an '04 LJ via RE but I just wanna make sure they will fit my 2000.
Bolts for a '04 will not work on a '00
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Unread 01-26-2007, 04:02 PM   #8
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97-02 are SAE and the 03-06 are metric. Sorry, I don't know the pitch or thread. I pulled one out and took it with me to the local hardware store.
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