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Old 03-05-2006, 07:33 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Wide to narrow track axle swap

I have a 83 cj7 with a set of wide tracks and I have a set of axles from a 75 cj5 dana 44 rear and a dana 30 front that I'd like to swap in . Has anyone done this and what will this entail?
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i think you jsut need to move the spring perches on the rear
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Old 03-05-2006, 08:23 PM   #3 (permalink)
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The rear springs got wider in '76. The front is the same.
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Old 03-05-2006, 08:39 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Thanks guys, I also forgot to ask about converting the the front axle to diskbrakes and manual hubs from the 83 to the 75 dana 30
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should be the same from the so jsut swap from the balljoints out
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