Advance Adapters Chevy V8 & V6 to Jeep Wrangler AX5 5 speed adapter bellhousing kit.

SKU: 1L65K | MPN:  712565

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Advance Adapter

This kit is designed to work with the GM 153T flywheel.

This adapter bellhousing assembly is used to adapt the GM 4.3, V8 to the Jeep AX5, 5 speed manual transmissions. The bellhousing kit includes a 356 T-6 aluminum bellhousing, universal dust cover plate, pilot bushing, AX5 bearing retainer assembly, seal, throw-out arm, slave cylinder push rod, slave cylinder push rod end, ball pivot, fastening hardware, and adapter instructions.

Note: Late model 4.3 V6 with an aluminum oil pan must use a 168th flywheel (CF700160) and will require starter 22-0001. Please use kit 712565V.

Note: This kit is not intended for use with any LS engine.


The AX5 was used in 1985-2002 model years. It has a overall length of 22.50”. The output shaft is a 21 spline count with a flush stickout up to 1996 models years. And switch to a .500” stickout past the tailhousing in 1997 & newer Jeeps.

Required Clutch Options

P/N 716213 Slave Cylinder

P/N 716104 10.5” Clutch Disc

P/N N1430 Throw-Out Bearing

P/N CF360056 10.5” Pressure Plate

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