2017 SEMA Show: Installation Details for the Cummins R2.8L Diesel Crate Engine

At the 2017 SEMA Show, Steve Sanders of Cummins Repower shared the latest developments on the R2.8L diesel crate engine. The engine has launched in the market since last year’s SEMA Show, and the Cummins booth featured unique display vehicles.  The booth traffic was huge, and this engine is of keen interest to 4×4 light […]

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – Jeep XJ & MJ Axle, Transmission, Transfer Case & Driveline

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – Jeep XJ & MJ Axle, Transmission, Transfer Case & Driveline

Q&A: Cherokee & Comanche Axle, Transmission, Transfer Case & Driveline      Enjoy the many detailed, traditional ‘Q&A’ exchanges in these article columns…’Q & A’ has now moved to open, interactive forum discussions. Visit the forums, you’ll want to join—for free!      Have technical questions about your Jeep 4×4,  popular 4WD truck, SUV, ATV, UTV or dirt motorcycle—or welding and metal fabrication? […]

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – Identifying Jeep Wrangler Manual Transmissions and Clutches

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – Identifying Jeep Wrangler Manual Transmissions and Clutches

      Jeep YJ and TJ Wrangler Manual Transmissions and Clutch Types     The YJ and TJ Wrangler manual transmission and clutch systems are similar and easy to identify. By the late YJ Wrangler era (1993-95), the transmission and clutch platform for YJ models took an identical form to the TJ Wrangler models that followed in […]