1. J

    Junkyard motor or crate engine?

    Hi yall! I have a 1998 4.0 TJ with 183k miles, sadly the engine overheated while I was driving one day, took it to a shop, they quoted me 1k to fix the head gasket and resurface the head, I’m debating if it’s worth just investing into a crate motor, I don’t want to replace the head gasket and...
  2. JMT

    SOLD 05-06 Lower Boot Manual 6-Speed

    Price: $80 + Shipping Details: purchased as NOS in 2019 from Jeep Collins. The rubber is practically new. Very pliable. No rips or tears. The baseplate does have extra holes due to moving my console back 1” at one time. Also a crack on the plastic, but doesn’t affect function.
  3. MrV7

    Transmission Reinstalled, Jeep won't start

    Ahoy! SoI finally got my new clutch, fly wheel, and old transmission/transfer case put back in the LJ. Went to turn her over and she did not want to start. 4.0, 6speed, 231 Battery is reading 12.7, can hear the starter pop out. Shifters in neutral, clutch pushed in, go to turn the key and...
  4. W

    Input shaft not aligning to pilot bearing

    Hey, guys, my input shaft isn't going into the pilot bearing on my '98. 4.0, 5-speed, clutch is lined up it's just that the input shaft will not line up to the bearing. I used the clutch alignment tool, splines are on the transmission shaft. Pictured below is how much I have left to go before...
  5. G

    Bad Manual PCM?

    I have an 06 4.0 manual that is bone stock (yes, original owner). When starting out, the Jeep has started to stall and even die (pretty embarrassing in traffic). When it dies, depressing the clutch will not save it, but it will fire right back up. After a couple months of very light driving, it...
  6. Marklar1983

    SOLD Bitchin' Red 97 TJ Needs Good Home

    1997 TJ for sale. Mildly built. Great trail runner, daily driver, and starting point for a hardcore build. I’ve owned this Jeep for over a decade and driven all over the hills forests around Reno. Lots of good memories, but now that I’m a family man, it’s time to serious-up; I got an LJ to fit...
  7. LearningAsIGo

    Is this the clutch going bad or what?

    Hey guys, got a weird problem and I'm wondering if it's a sensor problem or maybe the clutch going out. I have a 1997 jeep tj 4.0 manual with 126000 miles on it. A few weeks ago I started having some problems with the keep lurching/ intermittent loss of power. Normally last for about a second or...
  8. A

    01 tj overrevs in idle for a short time

    So I’m not very smart when it comes to car repair but I’m trying to pinpoint what’s wrong with my jeep, Every so often when I’m driving my my manual jeep will drive normally. However it seems whenever my check engine light is on my jeep idles fine, however when my check engine light is off the...
  9. 3jeep-mike

    Illinois 1997 TJ restored in August 2022 and wrecked in September 2022

    I have a 97 wrangler that was a restoration project started in May 2022 and finished in August 2022. Hit and totaled by a clueless Karen in September 2022. New parts: Front Fenders, new 5spd trans, new transfer case, new water pump, radiator, machined head with valve job, new engine gaskets...
  10. P

    SOLD TJ Sport 5-spd manual with rear Dana 44 - 65k miles

    Hi y'all, For sale Jeep TJ Sport 2002, 5 Spd - manual, with Dana 44, silver, with new Duratrac 31 inch tires for $17k. No rust, stayed its whole life in California, and since I got it in WA, she stayed in a closed garage. I had an oil change and a fuel system cleaning along with replacement of...
  11. cehernandez

    Having a hard time finding NV3550 transmission rebuild parts

    I have been having a hard time finding the proper parts for my transmission. I believe I have the nv3550. I Know I at least need a gear cluster. do you guys know of any trustworthy place i can buy my parts?
  12. DrumHead

    No movement in 4hi

    Recently picked up a 2000 TJ with the 4.0L engine and a manual transmission. It's lifted 6" with the Skyjacker lift. When I shift into 4hi, the engine just revs. It's as if the clutch is still engaged. Drives fine in 2wd. I can see the linkage move from underneath and it doesn't look like...
  13. M

    TJ shifter boot dimensions

    I’m trying to make a shift boot because once the OEM one doesnt work after a T-case drop. Does anyone have the dimensions for a new one that fits with the stock bezel
  14. jherrell

    Indiana 2001 Jeep Wrangler

    01 Jeep Wrangler. 4.0 5 speed manual It is a rebuilt title from a flip in like 2006 but has been fixed and zero issues besides needs paint. I have every record from the rebuild and paperwork before it happened. I’ve owned it for 2.5 years and it has been great. In the past 2.5 years it got a...
  15. M

    Manual swapping a rhd Tj

    I recently got a retired mail jeep (05 Tj with a 4.0) and really want to put a manual trans in it I understand i need a pcm and all the parts but im curious if there is any small things im missing and if there’s anyone who’s ever done this before?
  16. JTR

    Colorado Jeep sport Dana 44

    This is a 2004 jeep TJ with the tow package so it has a Dana 44 in the rear. 145000 miles. I have put thousands into marking it in perfect tuning order . Here is the list of what I have done to it. 31” off-road tires New clutch New fly wheel New short throw shifter Bed lined interior New...
  17. T

    Ohio 1997 Jeep Wrangler 4.0

    Hi my name is Ty and I have a 97 jeep wrangler for sale. This jeep is from Miami Florida. So there is no rust whatsoever. Over the years of ownership I’ve put in a lot of work. The jeep has brand new rims, Bestop trek top, new carpet, brand new seats, brand new catalytic converter‘s and many...
  18. Munchie

    What Manual Transmission for an LS Swap?

    I’m looking to swap a 5.3 Vortec V8 into my 98 Jeep Tj before I get out of high school. I almost have the funds but I just cant seem to find a good manual transmission option!! I thought about the SM465 but I need something good for highway speeds and I considered the TR5 but i need something...
  19. Ughandi

    Florida 1997 Wrangler TJ 4.0L Manual "Mako"

    Howdy! Long time lurker here... I've had my TJ "Mako" for a bit over a year now here in Tampa, Florida, and It's time for me to say goodbye... I've used him as a platform to properly learn how to work on cars... and now that he's reliable, It's time for me to learn something else! Purchased...
  20. phasty20

    SOLD 2001 Wrangler TJ for sale (4.0, 5-speed)

    hello, I am selling my wrangler with the intent to go to a Gladiator. I have owned it since August 2019. It has only 91k miles. 4.0L engine and 5 speed. Everything works as it should. -New front brake hoses, calipers, and pads. Newer Rubicon wheels with 32" tires. Approximately 30k on the...