So the past few months I’ve been helping a buddy swap a Lexus 1UZ V8 into his Jeep XJ Cherokee. Why? Because the Jeep AW4 automatic is the same thing as a Lexus LS400 A340E automatic, and my local junkyard had a relatively low-miles 1UZ available for just $180. What more reason do you need?
Here’s a video of its first official drive the other day:
Here’s another video walking around and revving it from the inside: