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by whitetroopere
Sat Apr 28, 2018 2:31 pm
Forum: Diesel - Troubleshooting and Maintenance
Topic: A/T to Manual conversion & ignition switch issue
Replies: 0
Views: 424

A/T to Manual conversion & ignition switch issue

listers, My 1996 trooper was an automatic gas trooper. We just recently installed a diesel 4jg2 engine and a 5-speed transmission in it. The ignition switch however does not work, and the key is stuck. Cannot get it out. I know it has something to do with a neutral switch. Does anyone know How do I ...
by whitetroopere
Mon May 23, 2016 9:27 pm
Forum: General Performance Mods & Upgrades
Topic: Super Trooper Restoration
Replies: 211
Views: 57206

Re: Super Trooper Restoration

Hi Gary, it has been three years since i last posted here.I have been busy with my family and job etc. and my project has been put on hold. I am putting up my 4jg2 automatic transmission for sale if anyone here be interested. I am selling the 4jg2 automatic transmission module ECM as well. I am also...
by whitetroopere
Sun Aug 31, 2014 6:44 pm
Forum: General Troubleshooting and Maintenance
Topic: need picture of firewall showing clutch piping on 96 trooper
Replies: 0
Views: 1441

need picture of firewall showing clutch piping on 96 trooper

I need help from fellow trooper (manual transmisison) owners on this website who can send me a picture showing the clutch piping running from the clutch master cylinder to slave cylinder. I am converting to a '96 gas automatic trooper to a diesel with manual 5-speed transmission. I will also to buy ...
by whitetroopere
Sun Aug 31, 2014 5:02 pm
Forum: General Troubleshooting and Maintenance
Topic: Need layout of 96 Trooper clutch master cylinder piping
Replies: 0
Views: 1387

Need layout of 96 Trooper clutch master cylinder piping

I need help from fellow trooper (manual transmisison) owners on this website who can send me a layout or picture showing the clutch piping layout from the clutch master cylinder to slave cylinder. I am converting to a '96 gas automatic trooper to a diesel with manual 5-speed transmission. I will als...
by whitetroopere
Thu Jun 06, 2013 4:51 am
Forum: General Performance Mods & Upgrades
Topic: Super Trooper Restoration
Replies: 211
Views: 57206

Re: Super Trooper Restoration

Gary, I am glad you caught the problem before leaving the store. I am going to implement Chris's bolt-on bracket method to make the brackets in order to use the left and right diesel motor mounts. I am using the modified motor mount measurements that you posted in your earlier forum posts. I need to...
by whitetroopere
Sun Jun 02, 2013 11:25 pm
Forum: General Performance Mods & Upgrades
Topic: Super Trooper Restoration
Replies: 211
Views: 57206

Re: Super Trooper Restoration

Chris, I like your bolted-on engine mounts. How did you manage the additional height (3/16") present a problem for lining up the driveshaft to the rear differential flange? What is the space clearance between the back of engine and fire wall in your diesel trooper? I purchased a 4JG2 engine and...
by whitetroopere
Sun Jun 02, 2013 1:45 am
Forum: General Performance Mods & Upgrades
Topic: Super Trooper Restoration
Replies: 211
Views: 57206

Re: Super Trooper Restoration

Gary Thanks for posting the pictures. If I plan to modify the diesel's driver side engine mount and leave the left side or passenger side engine mount alone, would that work ok in term of space clearance between the rear of engine and fire wall and space clearance between engine oil pan and front cr...
by whitetroopere
Fri May 31, 2013 12:10 pm
Forum: General Performance Mods & Upgrades
Topic: Super Trooper Restoration
Replies: 211
Views: 57206

Re: Super Trooper Restoration

Gary, I have a 96 trooper a, and plan to do a similar conversion with a 4jg2 ad a 30-40le auto trans as well. Any help from you and other on this forum is greatly appreciated. 1) did you measure or know if the engine mount flanges, on your 92 trooper which is same on my 96 trooper, line up without t...