What kind of transmission do I need for a CJ7?
AX15: This reasonably strong five-speed transmission may be worth installing into your CJ7 (the CJ5 is usually too short). Adaptability of the AX15 to your GM engine is very good, and is accommodated by our #GMAX series adapter assembly.
What kind of transfer case does a CJ Jeep use?
The stock Dana 20 transfer case found in these CJ Jeeps is very appropriate for V6 and V8 power, and is adaptable to all of the best transmissions, as listed above. Its strength, quiet operation, compactness and longevity are a few of its virtues.
Can a GM engine be swapped into a CJ Jeep?
GM engine conversions into these CJ Jeeps are simply great. These swaps are exciting, enjoyable, beneficial and well-documented as with these CJ Jeeps. Individuals are swapping for reasons as varied as the uses of the Jeeps themselves, and the results are invariably among the greatest of improvements owners will make.
Are there any trim packages for the 1979 Jeep CJ-7?
Of all the trim packages offered on CJs in subsequent years, only the Super Jeep and the 1979 Silver Anniversary weren’t available in the CJ-7 (logical, as the latter celebrated the 25th anniversary of the CJ-5). A couple of them were exclusive to the Jeep CJ-7, however, including the Limited (1982-83) and the Jamboree (1982).
Where did the 1979 Jeep CJ-7 Classics Live?
Original factory 304 V-8. Lived on one ranch in Mojave most of life, almost no rust–tub, floor solid. Original paint plus pin-striping. No accid…
What kind of Jeep is the CJ7 renegade?
1979 Jeep CJ7 RENEGADE This 1979 Jeep CJ7 is a strong running classic American jeep. This Jeep comes with its original paint and decals! It also has an upgraded body armor and body lift,
Is the 258 engine better for a Jeep CJ?
Weight balance. With the 258 engine, the Jeep is very nose heavy, not a great balance. Because the V8 is a shorter engine, the weight sits farther back into the engine compartment, balancing the weight better. This also gives you the advantage of more clearance to the radiator, depending on your accessory setup.