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08-31-2006 06:49 PM
-Joseph I hope he meant dirty and not purdy... I'm a poet and didn't know it.

-Joseph
08-31-2006 10:30 AM
BlaineWasHere
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Originally Posted by ArloGuthroJeep
Keep that XJ crap out of your purdy ZJ
purdy ZJ? Such a thing exsists?
08-31-2006 10:29 AM
ArloGuthroJeep Keep that XJ crap out of your purdy ZJ
08-31-2006 10:28 AM
BlaineWasHere You should be able to find a 231 or 242 that will swap right in for cheap at local slavage yard. That IS worth swapping.

IMO if you 249 works just keep it.
08-30-2006 05:18 PM
Swamp Boy The NP 207 is designed for smaller displacement engines. I dont think it would be strong enough to hold up even to the 4.0 plus its only 260:1 and your 249 is a 272:1 (as is 231 and 242)

Not worth it in my opinion..


Carl
08-30-2006 04:48 PM
-Joseph
249 to 207 swap?

My buddy is upgrading from his '86 XJ (2.8 L's of thunder) to something newer with a 4.0. He said I can have his old TC (NP207) for some of the work I did trussing his front axle and building his front bumper. I haven't read about any swap of this nature so I assume it isn't as straight forward as the 249-->242 swap, if even possilble. Any ideas? Oh yeah, it was behind a 5 speed also.

-Joseph

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