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Im swapping a late 70's carburated 350 sbc into my jeep tj.

Customer Question

hey, im swapping a late 70's carburated 350 sbc into my jeep tj. with nothing from the wiring harness connected besides the alternator and the starter will the jeep crank up?
JA: Have you checked all the fuses? Do you have a wiring diagram?
Customer: i have the wiring diagram but that does not answer my question
JA: What year is your TJ?
Customer: 2001
JA: Are you fixing your TJ yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: yes i am and nothing
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: no
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Jeep
Expert:  George H. replied 1 month ago.

Hello I will help,

Yes it will start if you are using a stand alone distributor. What are you doing for a transmission and fuel pump??