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Old 11-03-2013, 02:06 PM   #1
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I see a lot of wrangler guys swap to the 5.3 litre chevys just wondering if anybody has a write up on what it takes to do the same to a cherokee?
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Doesn't anyone know how to use Google?

http://www.naxja.org/forum/showthread.php?t=1007477



Took less than 10 seconds to find.
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Doesn't anyone know how to use Google?

http://www.naxja.org/forum/showthread.php?t=1007477



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No, no one searches anymore. Heck there was another asking how to swap a manual to a auto, plenty of info already to do it. A better question would have been "found the write up for swapping a auto to manual, is the process the same backwards?"
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there is a 300+ page thread on pirate about swapping the 5.3 into a jeep lol
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Frank Z (Serious Offroad) did a killer write up made me want to start buying parts .
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Yeah that's a very reasonably priced v8 but reading the thread by frank z it looks like he had to use parts from three different transfer cases to make that work. Still very interested in having v8 power but wish it was a little more simple
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there is a 300+ page thread on pirate about swapping the 5.3 into a jeep lol
Do you have a link for the thread on pirate?
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Do you have a link for the thread on pirate?
Or you could google it.... If you're wanting to swap to a V8 at least have the drive to search yourself
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I've posted in that thread so I've got it bookmarked....
http://www.pirate4x4.com/forum/jeep-...5-3-jeeps.html
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Or you could google it.... If you're wanting to swap to a V8 at least have the drive to search yourself
That's what I'm doing. I was pretty sure that's what forums were for. I'm not asking for somebody to build my jeep for me I'm trying to get all the information I can so I know what I'm up against when the time comes. I didn't think someone helping me find more information would be considered not having the drive I'm still doing all my own research. But thanks for your input
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