Dismiss Notice

Welcome To CK5!

Registering is free and easy! Hope to see you on the forums soon.

Score a FREE t-shirt and membership sticker when you sign up for a Premium Membership and choose the recurring plan.

14 bolt

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by Mreetz, Jul 18, 2003.

  1. Mreetz

    Mreetz 1/2 ton status

    Joined:
    Jun 26, 2001
    Posts:
    1,282
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    Subs of Denver, Colorado
    Are all 14 bolt axles, 8 lug?
     
  2. nofeartruckin00

    nofeartruckin00 1/2 ton status

    Joined:
    Oct 5, 2001
    Posts:
    798
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    Germantown, Wisconsin
    Full floaters are 8, semi-floaters are of the 6 lug flavor
     
  3. Blazer1970

    Blazer1970 1/2 ton status

    Joined:
    Feb 17, 2000
    Posts:
    1,600
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    Old Mission, MI
    [ QUOTE ]
    Full floaters are 8, semi-floaters are of the 6 lug flavor

    [/ QUOTE ]

    9 1/2 inch 14 bolts (semi-floaters) can be 6 or 8 lug. All 10 1/2 inchers (full-floaters) are 8 lug.
     
  4. Mreetz

    Mreetz 1/2 ton status

    Joined:
    Jun 26, 2001
    Posts:
    1,282
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    Subs of Denver, Colorado
    Thanks guys, this helps a lot!!
    I have a 12 bolt with 4.10s and would like to beef it up to a 14.
     
  5. nofeartruckin00

    nofeartruckin00 1/2 ton status

    Joined:
    Oct 5, 2001
    Posts:
    798
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    Germantown, Wisconsin
    I stand.....er... sit corrected
     
  6. TXsizeK5

    TXsizeK5 1/2 ton status

    Joined:
    Aug 26, 2001
    Posts:
    2,518
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    College Station, TX
    they make a 6lug kit for 14bolt fullfloat... i have NO idea here i saw it... but it was anodized purple and came with disk brakes... maybe on ebay?
     
  7. heavy4x4

    heavy4x4 1/2 ton status

    Joined:
    Aug 28, 2002
    Posts:
    3,270
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    Delafield, Wisconsin
    Only thing I've seen on the market to convert 14 bolt FF from 8 to 6 lug: Echobit
     

Share This Page