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March 29, 2014, 11:07 am

Kyle L

Question: which jeep has a better engine and tranny set up for freeway and offroad? also reliability?

3-speed TorquefliteTF999 automatic w/shift kit
Dana 300 transfer case with the 4 to 1 kit and twin stick shifters......with 1996 jeep inline 6 with 18k miles


360 V8 about 80,000 miles on it)
Howell fuel injection TH400 automatic
spicer 18 transfer case with rare dana overdrive (25% overdrive great for highway cruising)

March 29, 2014, 10:18 pm

Richard W
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I would go with the first one.

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