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Old 07-27-2012, 01:58 PM   #1 (permalink)
Mieser
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D18 Dana Spicer Model Eighteen Bible

This is where all the information you have about the Dana 18 transfer case found in early Willys vehicles goes.....



I will try and keep the 1st post updated with new links from the thread as it hopefully builds into a good reference on history, rebuild info, parts sources, parts reviews, issues, fixes, and modifications.....

General Info and History....

http://www.novak-adapt.com/knowledge/model_18.htm

http://www.advanceadapters.com/tech-vault/dana-18/

Rebuild information....

Good write-up with good pictures by jalbrecht42
https://www.pirate4x4.com/forum/showt...=690670&page=6

Willystech rebuild.
http://www.willystech.com/wt/Model18...nsferCase.html

This old jeep rebuild. Great quality.
http://thisoldjeep.21.forumer.com/viewtopic.php?t=248

Rebuild with 3.15 Teralow gearset.
http://www.jeepsunlimited.com/mambo2...d=43&Itemid=30

Parts....

http://www.novak-adapt.com/catalog/dana_18_parts.htm

Overdrive information and parts
http://www.hermtheoverdriveguy.com/id21.htm

Issues....

Popping out of gear and bearing failure.
https://www.pirate4x4.com/forum/showthread.php?t=985554

Sealing issues.
https://www.pirate4x4.com/forum/showthread.php?t=987443

Gear noise.
https://www.pirate4x4.com/forum/showthread.php?t=1071185

Output shaft strength.
https://www.pirate4x4.com/forum/showthread.php?t=1028339

Modifications...

Rear disconnect ideas.
https://www.pirate4x4.com/forum/showthread.php?t=1066697

Underdrive ideas.
https://www.pirate4x4.com/forum/showthread.php?t=1023228
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