Originally Posted by serpentz28
As well, I am pretty sure that the '97 and '98 transmissions are the same. They are both AW4 ( aisin warner 4 speeds, which have actually been in jeeps since the late 80's) and I do believe share the same hookups.
incorrect...the 98 tranny will work in a 97 but you have to change one of the plugs and use the 98 TCM. the 97 will work in a 98 BUT the check engine light will always be on bc the 98 has an extra speed sensor in it. 97 was a 1 year only tranny and TCM. I dealt with this on my Jeep