1. #1
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    Throttle Body pricing--UPDATE--It's in!

    I've decided to do the upgrade to the 4.0L throttle body on my '91 2.5L YJ after having read recent posts. Is $50 shipped a good price for a used TB from a '94 XJ? I looked quickly (very quickly) online at new ones that were >$400, so I'm assuming that the price is good but wanted to check.
    Last edited by geopig; 03-08-2006 at 09:09 PM.
    ---1991 Wrangler, 1" BL, 31x10.5 Pirelli Scorpion AT's, K&N filter, almost stockin' still rockin'---

  2. #2

    Re: Throttle Body pricing

    buy it

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    Re: Throttle Body pricing

    Quote Originally Posted by dingus
    buy it
    for me

  4. #4

    Re: Throttle Body pricing

    Not bad.

  5. #5

    Re: Throttle Body pricing

    $75.00 + your old one and i'll send you a bored out 62mm one.
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    Re: Throttle Body pricing

    Thanks YJDave, but I picked up the 4.0L for the $50 already.
    Cheers.
    ---1991 Wrangler, 1" BL, 31x10.5 Pirelli Scorpion AT's, K&N filter, almost stockin' still rockin'---

  7. Re: Throttle Body pricing

    yj dave,
    you got a bored out 4.0 throttle body to put on my '01 wrangler 2.5L? i don't have a core though.

  8. #8

    Re: Throttle Body pricing

    Maybe, try to get me a pic of yours to make sure of the sensors. Kinda need a core though. PM me if you want maybe could just rework yours if you can handle a little down time.
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    Re: Throttle Body pricing

    So I installed a 4.0L Airaid throttle body spacer and the 4.0L throttle body on the jeep today and it went quite well. I followed the instructions on 4bangerjp.com which were helpful. They are here: http://www.4bangerjp.com/forums/viewtopic.php?t=8

    I definitely notice a little bit extra in the power dept. and the idle is smooth as silk now. So for the $120 it cost for both parts so far not bad. Long trip with some wheeling out in the Mojave Desert this weekend so I'll see if I notice it on the windy hills of the Mojave and if there is a fuel efficiency increase.
    ---1991 Wrangler, 1" BL, 31x10.5 Pirelli Scorpion AT's, K&N filter, almost stockin' still rockin'---

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    Re: Throttle Body pricing

    Where did you get the throttle body from? I need a little umph on my 00 TJ. Thanks, KJ

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    Re: Throttle Body pricing

    I picked mine up on ebay but check your local junkyard.
    ---1991 Wrangler, 1" BL, 31x10.5 Pirelli Scorpion AT's, K&N filter, almost stockin' still rockin'---

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