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auto hub replacement

Discussion in '1973-1991 K5 Blazer | Truck | Suburban' started by beater74, May 6, 2002.

  1. beater74

    beater74 1/2 ton status

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    i gotta a friend who has an 87 with auto hubs on it and one of them has gone south /forums/images/icons/shocked.gif. my ? is, what does he need to switch them to manuel ? just a set of replacment hubs or is there any thing else that must be replaced to do the swap
     
  2. ArrowheadK5

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    I'm pretty sure that it doesn't take more than the new set of hubs... someone tell him/me if I'm wrong.
     
  3. Hossbaby50

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    All he should need is a new set of manual hubs.*

    *Unless he has auto hubs that only have the 3 bolts on the cover plate, then he will also need a conversion kit.
     
  4. beater74

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    thanks guys dats what i thought ,but i don't know much about thems new fangled trucks /forums/images/icons/smile.gif.
     

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