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0six
Dirt Full Roller

Total posts: 52
posted August 14, 2004 06:41 PM  
i have an 8.2 10 bolt chevy rearend it is in a 72 chevelle i had the carrier pretty much explode and from what i understand this is pretty common in racing the 8.2 what my question is which rear will bolt in without modification to the trailing arms or mounts i have measured a few 8.5 from different cars and the arm mounts on top of the rear seem to be a little bit farther apart than the 8.2. i dont mind moving the lower arm mounts but really dont want to move the tops or is there a ford 9 that the top arm mounts will bolt up thanks in advance

racer17j
Dirt Forum Champ
Total posts: 5390
posted August 14, 2004 09:09 PM  
1971 & 1972 olds cut. had a 8.5 will bolt in and is flange type on the axle .

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