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I guess it must be the time of year for failing T-5's! Several months ago I rebuilt mine with help from the forum. After, the 2nd gear synchronization was fixed, but the other problem remained. Shifting was fine 1-5, however after running in 5th on the highway and coming to a stop, I had difficulty moving the shifter into anything other than 4th gear. Early on, it just required a little pressure to get into 4th then all other gears were accessible. Over the last few months, the problem has gotten worse to the point that on several occasions I've been stuck at a light or stop sign tr
I posted a few months ago about transmission options for my CJ-7. I was leaning toward swapping in an AX-15, but it seems like a pretty pricey and involved swap. I decided to just get a rebuild kit for my T-5 and get back on the road. It lasted for 33 years with poor gearing (3.31) and 33" tires for most of it. Unfortunately, I pulled it out today and found significant side play on what I believe are the input shaft (clutch shaft?) and the main shaft. I'm going to post a brief video for clarification. I've been told that the input shaft of this transmission is prone to wear, as it is