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2wd Steering Box

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by daleearnhardt01, Jul 20, 2004.

  1. daleearnhardt01

    daleearnhardt01 1/2 ton status

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    What years work for doing crossover?
     
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    All years of 2wd box will work. You want to match your new box to your old lines. The change was around 80 (from inverted flare to o-ring), so you will want an 80-up box for your 90. /forums/images/graemlins/thumb.gif
     
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    And that includes the new body style C/Ks?
     
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    No, I think they mount to the frame different than our trucks do. I can look on my 97 to confirm, but you should easily find a 2WD box 80-87.
     
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    If you can't find on that has the same hose fitting then you can just swap the sector shaft. That's the only difference. /forums/images/graemlins/waytogo.gif
     
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    If you can't find on that has the same hose fitting then you can just swap the sector shaft. That's the only difference. /forums/images/graemlins/waytogo.gif

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    that was so easy.. although I didnt expect that much of a mess.. had to get the power washer out... /forums/images/graemlins/whistling.gif
     

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