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  1. Vic replacement please help

    Grand Cherokee - Interior Mods & Upgrades
    Hi all, I just took my hvac control box out to install my CB in its place (I have a cobra 29 nw ltd classic, so it fits like a glove) and was going to put the control box in the glove box, but the glove box is like 2" deep, so it wouldn't work. So I plan to put it where the Vic is, take the...
  2. base 4.7, trans and 242HD: want to buy

    Grand Cherokee - Wanted
    I inherited a 2002 wj limited from family. I was excited about doing the quadradrive to 242HD swap right away, but the thing smokes blue like crazy.. taking the head off and regasketing everything will be a ton of labor. looking into other solutions at the moment, but reconditioned examples of...
  3. Help help help help help! Please! Zj np231 swap

    Drivetrain Tech Center
    First off, this is my first post. I'm new to this forum thing. Secondly, thank you in advance for any responses i get! Ok, so.. I purchased a 1997 Jeep ZJ Laredo with 318. Obviously it has the NP249 :mad: why, chrysler? why? anyways, i want to drop it and install the NP231 tcase. I have...
  4. I need some help please!!!

    Jeep Grand Cherokee Lounge-ZJ/WJ
    Please! I need a harness! 1996 jeep grand cherokee (ZJ) laredo, 4.0 auto, 4x4, the entire engine harness with fuse boxes etc......Could anyone please help me find one? LMK I am in norcal.
  5. 44re tranny swap between 96-98 year models?

    Jeep Grand Cherokee Lounge-ZJ/WJ
    Hi! This is my first post.... Im a proud owner of a zj 5,2 1997 but the sad thing is that my tranny just brokedown very badly... I know its the same tranny (44re) between the years 96-98 (zj 5,2) The question is if i can replace my old tranny with a tranny from the year -96 or -98 without...
  6. grand engine questions

    Drivetrain Tech Center
    I have a few questions about grands .. (1) has anyone ever had a grand with a standard transmission in it , did they make them ? (2) has anyone ever pulled out a 4.7l and put anything else in its place (like a 5.2 ,5.9 ,4.0L ) successfully without much hassle while keeping the original...
  7. ZJ grill and lights swap from WJ??

    Jeep Grand Cherokee Lounge-ZJ/WJ
    I love the style and look of the WJ. I have a 1997 ZJ Tsi with the 318. It has bad front end damage, but very drivable. It will cost me a low $100 for all new lights and grill to replace my existing front end. I am just wondering if it is possible to take a front end from the WJ and put it on...
  8. 2002 2wd-4wd

    Jeep Grand Cherokee Lounge-ZJ/WJ
    Im going to be getting a 2wd 2002 Grand cherokee from a friend of my dads from work. It is almost perfect and I fell in love with it. I know I could just get a cheap doner car and pull the parts I need to change it over to 4wd. On all the forums I have seen I people have just said the big...
  9. WK 5.7L Hemi swap.. Thoughts??

    Performance Garage and Street Tech
    I am new to the forum, and wanted to get some input on my idea. I have a 2005 GC WK with the 3.7l V6. I have contacted Chrysler and foudn that i have the NAG1 Tranny(which is the tranny in the limited version that have the 5.7L). What would I need, parts wise, to do the swap other than buying...
  10. ZJ 4.0/5.7 Hemi Swap

    Jeep Grand Cherokee Lounge-ZJ/WJ
    So, I have the straight six, and it's a dog. I mean, I thought our ford explorer with a V6 was bad, but this thing feels like a 4,000 lb four cylinder. I bought my ZJ for a toy, and plan on going launching at the dunes with it, offroading, and two tracking. Maybe one day rock crawling. From...
  11. NP249->NP231 And NP242 Swap Information

    Write Ups/How-To
    I know it's long, but I'm fairly certain this is the most in depth write up with the most information out there, so bear with me. I ask that if anything is unclear or I have some bad information in this thread, please let me know kindly and I will be sure to edit it :thumbsup: Why Swap...
  12. 249 to 242. Need Help

    Drivetrain Tech Center
    I have a 1996 Jeep Grand Cherokee, 5.2 motor and the 249 t-case. I have some questions and I hope you guys can help. I have read alot of forums about this subject just still concerned on some things. My t-case is shot right now, I'm running around in 2wd by removing the front drive shaft, I have...
  13. Seeking project guidance...

    New Member Introductions
    okay...i am a NEWBIE. I freely admit it...so please dont treat me like a complete retard...you can however treat me like an idiot. Okay...I want to put a new engine in my 96' ZJ...I kinda want it to be diesel...it looks like a 4bt is the popular choice. I have a 3" skyjacker lift with 2"...
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