What diff fluid Jeep XJ?

The Chilton manual recommends SAE 80W-90 gear oil in each differential for standard driving. If the vehicle is used for towing, SAE 75W-140 should be used instead. If the vehicle has Trac-Lok limited slip differential, additional friction modifier should be added to the rear differential.

What oil does a 1988 Jeep Cherokee take?

Fill the engine back up with 6 U.S. quarts of SAE 10w30 motor oil. In colder climates, 5w30 may be used. Be careful not to overfill by checking the level on the dipstick.

What fluid do you put in a differential?

There are two types of differential fluid. One is mineral oil, which is a natural, crude oil-based fluid. The other is synthetic differential fluid, which is created in a lab. As with all synthetic oils, synthetic differential fluid oils can be fine-tuned for optimal performance.

What year XJ has Dana 44?

XJ Cherokee/Wagoneer: 1987-1989 (some say up until 1990) XJ Cherokees with the Tow Package sometimes came with the Dana 44 rear axle. These are now hard to come by because of Wrangler and Cherokee owners using them to upgrade their weak Dana 35s and because it’s an easy bolt-in swap for Cherokees and Wranglers.

How much fluid does a Dana 30 hold?

Jeep Wrangler Differential Fluid Capacity Chart

Jeep Wrangler JL Differential Fluid Capacity
Axle: 186 – Front Axle Non Rubicon Capacity: 1.82 Pints
Axle: Dana 30 Axle Capacity: 1.3 Quarts / 1.2 Liters
Axle: Dana 35 Axle Capacity: 1.8 Quarts / 1.7 Liters
Axle: Dana 44 Axle Capacity: 2.0 Quarts / 1.9 Liters

What kind of oil does a 4.0 Jeep Cherokee take?

Engine Oil

Viscosity: 10W-30 (Above -18) 5W-30 (Below 16)
Capacity: 6 quarts (with filter)After refill check oil level.
Torque: 25 ft/lbs (Oil Drain Plug)

Are all XJ high pinion?

All 1984-1999 XJ and MJ have high pinion D30. The 2000-01 XJ have low pinion. HP vs. LP is where the differential pinion snout is located on the differential, down low or up high.

How do I know if I have a Dana 44?

Many Dana axles have the model ID cast into the fins or centersection. Look for a “44” or “60” cast into the reinforcement ribs. The number can usually be found on the lower right side rib below the differential cover, but it may also be found on other ribs or on top of the main cast structure.

What kind of fluid does a Jeep XJ use?

If you like to do the fluid service chores yourself (most are simple to do), then you will have to make sure you are getting the correct types of fluids for your year, make and model of XJ.

What kind of differential fluid should I use on my 1998 XJ Sport?

My 1998 XJ Sport has a Dana 30 in the front and a Chrysler 8.25 in the rear. Which fluid should I use? I scoured the web for “the best differential fluid” and “top XJ differential fluid recommendations”.

What kind of differential cover does Jeep XJ use?

Dana Spicer 5-760X 297x / 760x Replacement Series U-Joint for 91-06 Jeep Wrangler YJ, TJ & Unlimited, 92-01 Cherokee XJ, 93-99 Grand Cherokee ZJ & WJ – AFTERMARKET UPGRADE! Riddler Manufacturing RD30 Differential Cover for Dana 30 Axles – AFTERMARKET UPGRADE!

What kind of bearing does a Jeep XJ have?

Crown Automotive J8126499 Inner Pinion Bearing Set for 76-86 Jeep CJ Series, 87-18 Wrangler YJ, TJ, JK, 84-01 Cherokee XJ & 93-04 Grand Cherokee ZJ & WJ – Right Hand Drive Applications Only!