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Old 07-05-2010, 01:53 AM
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Jeep's powertrain engine repalcement?

if us gen 1 4.7 guys ever had some major engine failure that required it to be replaced does jeep carry a stock of old gen 1's or would they just throw a gen 2 in it? No i am not going to wreck my engine for one but im curious.
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Re: Jeep's powertrain engine repalcement?

engines are made to be rebuilt.
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Old 07-05-2010, 02:18 PM
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once manufcaturers build a vehicle....by law they have to keep parts available for 10 years. You can still get brand new gen 1 4.7's and will for 10 years past 2007
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once manufcaturers build a vehicle....by law they have to keep parts available for 10 years. You can still get brand new gen 1 4.7's and will for 10 years past 2007
Really? I find that very interesting, hmmm wonder how they got that law passed, but very cool if its true. Good stuff
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Re: Jeep's powertrain engine repalcement?

You prolly could convince them to put a gen 2 in. But im thinking thats more than just a engine swap. Since gen2 is throttle by wire and is flexfuel, so it has different computer me thinks
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