NAXJA Forums -::- North American XJ Association  

Go Back   NAXJA Forums -::- North American XJ Association > NAXJA Other Technical Forums > Jeep CJs and Wranglers > Wrangler YJ, TJ, and LJ (1987 - 2006)
HOME Member FAQ Sponsor Info Rules Bylaws E-Mail

Wrangler YJ, TJ, and LJ (1987 - 2006) Technical forum for the Wrangler YJ, TJ, and LJ Unlimited.

Reply
 
Thread Tools Rate Thread Display Modes
  #1  
Old March 31st, 2019, 17:35
Rusthawk Rusthawk is offline
NAXJA Forum User
 
Join Date: Mar 2019
Location: Virginia
Posts: 1
Exclamation TJ Transfer Case Needed New/Reman or Used

Hi folks, I'm in search of a reputable vendor online who can sell me a new/reman transfer case for my 1998 Jeep Wrangler TJ 4.0L PowerTech I6 Automatic Transmission. I tried two websites online and one bait and switched pricing last minute and the other seems to suffer from the same problem (with their online reviews). The part went from $672 to more than $1500. MopartPartsOverStock and JeepareUs were a headache. Anyone online to recommend or even a vendor here through ? Even a good solid re-manufactured part would work great. Definitely not looking to spend $1500 but wanted to see if anyone had any recommendations. Thanks!
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old March 31st, 2019, 19:17
chasdb's Avatar
chasdb chasdb is offline
NAXJA Member 3643
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Fullerton, Ca
Posts: 438
Re: TJ Transfer Case Needed New/Reman or Used

If you were on the west coast I'd recommend Inland Jeep, but I can't see it cost effective to ship across the country. If you want a used one, not reman try car-part.com. looks like there quite a few for 250-400 bucks. If you need to add a sye, get a chain, shift pads and or bearings and seals kit to freshen it up.
__________________
'00XJ Mall Krawler Edition Russ Pottenger 4.7Stroker,241OR, Rock Krawler aluminum 3 link, D44hp Yukon air zip, D44 35 spline axles locked by RWKHaus. Stiffners, and brackets by Ruffstuff. High steer-Parts Mike. T&J, fenders+ cage. Bilstein 7100, 35 KM2, OMF Beadlocks, PAC coils, Deaver G9leafs, BrownDog mounts, Currie antirock, PSC hydro
my build
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old March 31st, 2019, 22:36
macgyvr's Avatar
macgyvr macgyvr is offline
NAXJA Member #120
 
Join Date: Jun 2002
Location: Indiana
Posts: 19,651
Re: TJ Transfer Case Needed New/Reman or Used

Thats a great question. If it was me, I would rebuild my case if possible, if not check the local junk yards for one.

Occasionally I see the rubicon 231s with the 4:1 low range pop up on sale sites.

mac 'my local pick a part knows me by name' gyvr
__________________
MWC President / President
It's always a good time to join or renew your membership!
My idea of a perfect vacation is a road trip through beautiful country. To make it really fun, all that's needed is a modified vehicle, a few close friends, and some serious off-roading. Cole Quinnell - Editor, 4WOR, Dec 99
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old May 1st, 2019, 18:52
David_Bricker's Avatar
David_Bricker David_Bricker is offline
PSR Fire Marshall
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: Upstate NY-live; Death Valley-play; Hawaii-working on it
Posts: 4,128
Re: TJ Transfer Case Needed New/Reman or Used

Shouidn't a 1998 TJ non-Rubcon be the same 231 as an XJ? The tailshaft may be different, but using an SYE should eliminate that issue.


David Bricker / SYR
__________________
Gomer - '95 XJ, 2 dr. 4.6L Russ Pottenger Stroker; Novak TJ AX-15; Black Box 2.72:1 + 241OR 4:1; RockJock 60 Front, hydro assist, Hi-steer; D60 trussed and shaved rear; 4.56 ARB Front and Rear; Black Magic discs, Bilstein 7100s front and rear; 35s; PRP seats; Warn PowerPlant winch, hybrid cage. Annd, the Faux Dorkle is gone.
National Treasurer 2013-2021
Not a member? Become one today, and help support YOUR club.
Reply With Quote
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Transfer case replacement and SYE help needed! pikey77 OEM Tech Discussion 2 August 5th, 2009 13:58
Transfer case needed in Moab! MJR PAST NAXJA EVENTS 7 October 2nd, 2005 12:42
Transfer case help needed:( Please help ASAP :) Thanks Purple Modified Tech Discussion 5 December 27th, 2004 09:28
Transfer case needed JeepsterXJ Wanted: Private Party Only 9 September 25th, 2004 19:38
Transfer case shifter bezel from a 242 transfer case Cue-ball Wanted: Private Party Only 2 June 11th, 2004 14:58


All times are GMT -7. The time now is 16:34.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.9
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
NAXJA and NAXJA logo's Copyright NAXJA. All content/images Copyright NAXJA 1999-2014