Jeep CJ 1945-1970 Repair Information



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Early production Utility models equipped with 4-134 engines were equipped with a Planar type, independent front suspension. All other 2WD Utility models are equipped with a solid I-beam type, reverse Elliot front suspension. Although not technically part of the drive train, the following 2WD front axle-related procedures have been included in this section. For additional information on the Steering Knuckle and Pivot Pins, please refer to Suspension & Steering .

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Fig. Fig. 1: Cutaway view of the solid I-beam, reverse Elliot type front suspension, used on some Jeep models