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Gen 1 4WD Conversion

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#1 carfreak85


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Posted 24 December 2004 - 04:19 PM

Is it easy to throw the 4WD gear from a factory 4WD gen 1 wagon on to a 2WD wagon? Found an awesome 2WD body but it was not 4WD.

#2 bajavwnsoobnut


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Posted 24 December 2004 - 06:33 PM

there are frame members in the way so sorry bout this but I would hafta say no on this one

#3 carfreak85


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Posted 24 December 2004 - 06:59 PM

Thanks, now I can save my money!

#4 Caboobaroo


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Posted 25 December 2004 - 06:17 PM

yeah the whole rear suspension setup is waaaaay different and bolts in completly different. I look at swapping my 4wd stuff from my '79 wagon into a '78 wagon but yeah, that was a no go....

#5 SuperRallyRoo



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Posted 29 December 2004 - 12:54 AM

Well that sucks... There goes my dream of making a 4wd ea63 or ea71 coupe...

#6 carfreak85


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Posted 29 December 2004 - 03:06 AM

I feel your case Matt, although, I do have a welder... ;)

#7 ballitch


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Posted 09 January 2005 - 05:29 PM

if you want something bad enough you WILL make it work.

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