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Was this thing on the donor end of a 42rle swap?

If you are asking did I save every single piece and part we removed after swapping a 42RLE into a TJ, then the answer is yes I did. Same as I did with this one. Every single piece is in a single place for a future swap into a rig with a manual.
 

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Nice work. What PCM did you use to complete it being an 04? One from a 2004 non unlimited manual?

Could be swapping a 05-06 drivetrain into a 04 TJU , that would be one way to get around all the 05/06 issue crap.
Hard work but straight forward compared to chasing your ass on the later model problems.
 
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Could be swapping a 05-06 drivetrain into a 04 TJU , that would be one way to get around all the 05/06 issue crap.
Hard work but straight forward compared to chasing your ass on the later model problems.

I wouldn't even consider that with all the parts sitting here in a pile from an 03-04 TJ manual.
 

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If you are asking did I save every single piece and part we removed after swapping a 42RLE into a TJ, then the answer is yes I did. Same as I did with this one. Every single piece is in a single place for a future swap into a rig with a manual.

Ah, so it's a link in a continuous auto-manual chain. I hadn't really thought about doing it that way, always pictured two rigs side by side getting swapped in parallel.
 

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No, that is the VIN sticker in the jamb of an 04 TJ Unlimited that we just swapped a manual transmission into. I had an epiphany awhile back when it dawned on me that there are a lot of 03-04 TJ's with manuals so the drivetrain harness not only existed, it would be a direct swap for the auto harness along with every other piece needed to do the swap. I've got a gent who really wants a daily driver built to go any where rig that will never go anywhere so this was at the top of his list of priorities. I said I could do it, so I did.

My first thought on the swap was that it might be the manual from Chris's rig.
 

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Is this decal location normal?

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