convert to hydro clutch - Pirate4x4.Com : 4x4 and Off-Road Forum
 
Pirate4x4.Com : 4x4 and Off-Road Forum  

Go Back   Pirate4x4.Com : 4x4 and Off-Road Forum > Brand Specific Tech > Jeep - Hardcore Tech
Notices

Reply
 
Share Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 09-30-2002, 11:28 PM   #1 (permalink)
Registered User
 
Join Date: Dec 2000
Member # 2521
Location: Northern Colorado
Posts: 943
convert to hydro clutch

Yes, I searched, and of 43 posts on this none were all that particular.
I gather you can use 81-84 4 banger hydro master, slave, and line to convert a 77 CJ-5 with 401, stock T-150 bell, T-18. Does this all bolt right on? Or will I need to *gasp* fab up brackets and linkages, and even spark up the welder? I'm looking for the easiest bolt on solution to rid myself of the POS bellcrank stock clutch setup and don't want to work 4 hours to save 40 bucks.
What do I need?
Slagburn is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 09-30-2002, 11:50 PM   #2 (permalink)
Registered User
 
Keith's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2000
Member # 52
Location: Janesville, CA
Posts: 6,088
Does that year of 5 have the same pedal assy as the 7. You will need to fab a bracket(or try AA) to mount the slave. On my 7, there is a spot to mount the clutch master to the left of the master/booster.
Keith is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Old 10-01-2002, 05:04 AM   #3 (permalink)
Registered User
 
Join Date: Nov 2001
Member # 8435
Location: East TN
Posts: 1,485
Send a message via AIM to rkcrawl
Did you read Jaffer's hydro conversion page?

Go here
__________________
.
rkcrawl is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 10-01-2002, 05:06 AM   #4 (permalink)
Registered User
 
Join Date: Jan 2001
Member # 2769
Location: Farmington NM
Posts: 1,699
From what I understand, a '77 CJ-5's petal assembly is near the same as the later models.
Here's my write up for an '83 conversion ... http://www.monsterslayer.com/jeep/Hy...ydroClutch.htm
Maybe that will help.
On the same topic, I recent got a report that a YJ's assembly was a pretty easy swap and it included the MC bracketry.
Jaffer is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Pirate4x4.Com : 4x4 and Off-Road Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

** A VERIFICATION EMAIL IS SENT TO THIS ADDRESS TO COMPLETE REGISTRATION!! **

Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 06:23 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.6
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0 ©2011, Crawlability, Inc.