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Old 03-21-2019, 08:44 AM   #4 (permalink)
ky scrambled
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Originally Posted by wildman4x4nut View Post
I don't think a AW4 will bolt up to a 5.9. The auto in the ZJ is a 46RE which is the same engine used in that era Dodge truck behind the 1500/2500 with a gas engine. When doing a engine swap into a TJ or YJ you have to use a Dakota NV3500 bellhousing to be able to use the AX-15. So since of that my guess is a AW4 won't work.
The YJ came with an AX15, there is no bellhousing switch?

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Originally Posted by Beat95YJ View Post
You can bolt an AX15 to a 4.0
You can bolt an AW4 to a 4.0

You can bolt a AX15 to a 5.9
Why canít you bolt an AW4 to a 5.9?

That's my thought. Just didn't know what issues come into play with the flexplate.
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