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Old June 19th, 2012, 08:58 AM   #1
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Replacement for 2.5

So since a good/reasonable 2.5 replacement is scarce, would a 4.0 boltt up in place in my 94 yj? How about a 350?... Lol
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Old June 19th, 2012, 09:01 AM   #2
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So since a good/reasonable 2.5 replacement is scarce, would a 4.0 boltt up in place in my 94 yj? How about a 350?... Lol
4.0 swap needs tranmission, computer, wiring, pretty much an entire drivetrain swap. There isn't anything I am aware of that is a direct bolt in for the 2.5... thus me swapping 3 in my TJ so far...
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Old June 19th, 2012, 09:11 AM   #3
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I just had to put a motor in a 97 tj with a 4 popper and used one out of a 93 yj. It worked great. Just make sure you swap everything but the timing chain cover over. The oil pan is different.
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Old June 19th, 2012, 09:50 AM   #4
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I swapped the 2.5l in my YJ for an AMC360, T-18 and Dana 300 lol
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Old June 19th, 2012, 01:23 PM   #5
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I swapped the 2.5l in my YJ for an AMC360, T-18 and Dana 300 lol
I like! However, reworking my 2.5 Is starting to look good.
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Old June 19th, 2012, 04:08 PM   #6
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