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Author Topic:   rearend ?
Pigpen
Dirt Full Roller

Total posts: 61
posted January 05, 2003 09:29 PM
I have a 4 door 89 olds, with a 118 inch wheel base. This car is huge.... how do you tell if it is a 7.5 or 8.5 rearend?

racer17j
Dirt Forum Champ
Total posts: 1565
posted January 06, 2003 12:56 AM UIN: 54865418
what year is it thats one way to tell the older ones 77 and older all has 8.5

Pigpen
Dirt Full Roller

Total posts: 61
posted January 06, 2003 06:09 PM
it is a 1989....

Racer8c
Dirt Full Roller

Total posts: 52
posted January 12, 2003 05:32 PM
Go to maliburacing.com and scroll down to the tech articles, there is a section on how to tell by looking at the housing, it has the pics to tell which is which.

Pigpen
Dirt Full Roller

Total posts: 61
posted January 26, 2003 04:46 PM
Thanks racer8c that was exactly what I was looking for....

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