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14 Jun 2019 13:16 #209939 by Basketcase
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Hello guys the transfer box chain has started slipping now nice clunking noise when setting off..is it worth changing the chain and gears for new ones or just get a 2nd hand box and throw that on? It’s a 2000 reg jimny so obviously don’t want to spend hundreds on parts for it. Any opinions or anything greatly appreciated. Cheers

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14 Jun 2019 14:29 #209941 by Lambert
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Unless you're looking to regear it I'd say just get another box.

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14 Jun 2019 14:33 #209942 by Basketcase
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It could do with better ratio but if the only ones are jimnybits then I won’t be spending that much on gearing

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14 Jun 2019 15:05 #209944 by me101
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I went for a quick box replacement due to needing it back on the road. But I have kept the old box so I can put a new chain on it (as I suspect the chain on my replacement will probably go the same way!) If you can do it yourself, think a new chain would be cheaper.

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14 Jun 2019 15:10 #209945 by Basketcase
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If the only place you can get the chain from is jimny bits then definitely not...chain is£100 and it’d need new gears too I assume they are £300

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14 Jun 2019 15:12 #209946 by me101
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Ah, I thought you could get away with the original gears.

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14 Jun 2019 15:27 #209947 by Basketcase
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I may be able to reuse the gears but by the sounds coming from it I highly doubt it...I also want to know where to get the parts from cheaper

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17 Jun 2019 07:25 #210045 by kirkynut
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Second hand transfer boxes change hands for about £100 so you'd be better to just get another if the one you've just bought goes south.

Change the fluid in it regularly to extend its life. It's only EP90.

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18 Jun 2019 18:31 #210107 by me101
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Sound.

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