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Old 12-18-2009, 10:58 AM
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Diesel Swap FAQ - Diesel swappers Start here -

Alot of the same questions get posted all too often about Diesel swaps So here’s a Tech page for those Newbie or wanna be diesel FSJ conversion guys:

Please PM or email me ideas on how to better arrange this or with other threads. Thank you to all who have contributed.

GM diesel swaps: 6.2/6.5 Diesel owners --- The Pig smith J20 with a 6.2 ---- OhioJ20 " My 6.2 GW" - some pictures of installs and discussion about the trials and tribulations of a gm swap --- Pig Smith lays out his 6.2 game plan for debate --- fsjeeper's project wagoneer 6.2L diesel conversion, some discussion 6bt and 4bt. --- Starts out about cummins or ford 6.9 IDI or 7.3 IDI decends into details about 6.2/6.5 conversion --- GM diesel motor mounts, adapters etc and links to conversion basics --- 6.2 wiring harness info & Diagrams --- 6.2 in a M715 --- Diesel Wagoneer in the works --- Colorado jeep guy 6.2 swap in 1988 Wagoneer --- SJdiesel’s update 6.2 performance and 700R4. Good details

4BTA and 4BT swaps: ---- tndonors J10 with 4bta, bread truck intercooler and NV4500, pictures of install using cummins accessory mounts. ---- Cherokee Chief with 4bta 91-93 dodge intercooler and dodge nv4500 pictures of motor mounts and Dodge accessories & AC ----wagonman83’s swap stock 4bt ---- Coloradofireman more pictures from Coloradofireman ---- MCinfantry’s WC swap, stock 4bt ---- 74 J20 zmjeeps 4bta w/ good fitting intercooler --------- Willysdrivers 4bta into wagoneer using dodge 727 transmission and 229 t-case. low mount turbo and stock cummins air to water aftercooler 120hp 4bta ---- Misc 4bt discussion some pictures and links

6BT Swaps: ---- 6BT's are a tight fit, Dodge frame jeep body - FSJ frame strength discussion with 6bt install and reliability links etc. ---- TNdonnor is at it again 6BT gladiator with some nice hop ups, twin turbos etc in the planning and build stages. ---- Willysdriver using a dodge 6bt 727 transmission, early dodge intercooler and 3.31 axles

Cherokee S Chief Widetrack W/ Cummins 4bta Diesel, 91 dodge intercooler, hy35/9, AC NV4500/D300 3.54's Ploks 4" BJ's w/ 33's, scout 33 gal fuel tank ( Sold, to a good fsj home)
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