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Old 08-16-2010, 06:36 PM
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Re: HOW TO Differential Cover

If you have an SRT8 or a Hemi then you have a D44. If you have a 3.7 or 4.7 then you have a 8.25.

BUT, The cover and gasket are pretty much the only parts that are the same between the 8.25 in the WK and XJ.

Ive heard rumors that there are some lockers that will work in the WK/XK 8.25 but i am not sure which and noone produces after market gear sets and lockers for the WK/XK as of now.

The Jeep Cherokee XJ has had a 27 spline(axle shaft) from 92 to 95. A 29 spline from 96 to 2001 and the KJ and KK Liberty have 29 Spline 8.25 (these are a disc brake version and all the disc brake parts from the KJ/KK can be bolted on to an XJ 8.25 for a disc brake swap)

The dodge dakota and durango (old body style) have a 8.25 but i am 99% sure its the same as the WK/XK 31 spline (i think) I am not sure what the newer dakota and durango have for an 8.25 and i think they also have the d44 in the hemi durango.
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Old 08-16-2010, 08:13 PM
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Re: HOW TO Differential Cover

So... im S.O.L on a rear cover on my wk?
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Old 08-16-2010, 08:31 PM
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Re: HOW TO Differential Cover

I emailed sales at rockcrusherdiffs.com and im going to see if they have any for us... and if not what it would take to get some for us made. Seems there might be a few people interested in for a group buy.
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Re: HOW TO Differential Cover

NO, I posted above earlier in this thread. The WK 8.25 (found in 3.7 and 4.7 v8) CAN use Cherokee XJ 8.25 Diff Cover.

Just buy a 8.25 cover such as a Riddler Diff cover or SOLID or any other brand that makes a cover for an 8.25 and it will work.
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Re: HOW TO Differential Cover

ooo... I musta misread. lol
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Re: HOW TO Differential Cover

Riddler covers are nice...very heavy duty. I had one on my XJ and put one on the front of my WJ. They paint up real nice too...mine got gloss black with about 4 coats of clear. The skull is silver of course...

For the Dana 44A, you can get a heavy duty cover...they are hard to find. Bluetorch Fabworks makes one, and I think they are the only ones that make them. VERY heavy duty. I just installed one in the back of my WJ.
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Re: HOW TO Differential Cover

Lube locker gasket and riddler cover on order
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Lube locker gasket and riddler cover on order

Good Man! You will love your self for getting the lube locker gasket. I cant wait to order my Riddler cover and LL Gasket. I hope to do it this coming month or so.
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Re: HOW TO Differential Cover

Im waiting on amsoil dude here on the forum to reply on my pm i sent him. Want to order up diff and xfer case oil and one of them pumps that screw into the bottle.
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Re: HOW TO Differential Cover

I was on the website listed in the first post (www.yourcovers.com). Have a '05 WK 5.7 and have been looking for a diff cover for the C213RE rear. They currently have a project listed as Project 11063 for the Dana 44/213. I e-mailed the company and they are currently waiting for my interest before they will begin development. These covers look pretty stout and will have the drain plug unlike stock from the factory. If enough people e-mail with interest, they will make it.

They also have some pretty nice trans oil pans. I'm currently measuring my car to see if their stock pans will fit or if I need to wait for one of their project pans in development.
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I was on the website listed in the first post (www.yourcovers.com). Have a '05 WK 5.7 and have been looking for a diff cover for the C213RE rear. They currently have a project listed as Project 11063 for the Dana 44/213. I e-mailed the company and they are currently waiting for my interest before they will begin development. These covers look pretty stout and will have the drain plug unlike stock from the factory. If enough people e-mail with interest, they will make it.
I'm on their list too, hopefully they will get enough demand to build it.
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Re: HOW TO Differential Cover

that looks nice man!
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