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Old September 7th, 2008, 10:01 AM   #1
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Default Need 1974 CJ5 3 or 4 spd. 258 bh

Just got my wife a new to her 74 CJ-5 and now come to find out it is a 2 speed, no 3rd gear. anyone know of this as the syncros seem to be gone. Still drives just a 2 speed. No grinding shifts into 3rd ok but nothing 2nd is fine. Rebuild or stick a 4 spd in it? Best way to go, not many Jeeps. Anyone got any Ideas here is a pict. Not sure which one it is still in the truck.

give me a call oliver 248-343-4398

pict's do not work still newbie

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Old September 7th, 2008, 10:12 AM   #2
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I have a T14 with a different input, if you need parts to rebuild
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Old September 7th, 2008, 10:23 AM   #3
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more than likely, it's just the shift tower that's bad. 3rd gear is 1:1, so it's direct drive, and just links the input gear to the mainshaft, directly outputting the engine RPM.

so... if you have no 3rd gear, more than likely (99.9%) something broke in the shift tower.
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Ok great I might try to pull the top off after extreme 4X4 befor the lions ROAR!!!!

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oh looks like the pict's worked
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if you find out that your trans is shot, I've got a really nice 1974 t150 trans for sale for $75
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