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Need info on SAS for 93 Tahoe, what year ford for straight D44?

Discussion in '1992-Present Chevy & GMC models' started by Highjaxx, Dec 20, 2004.

  1. Highjaxx

    Highjaxx 1/2 ton status

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    My friend needs some info on which ford models would have the straight axle full width dana 44 for a straight axle swap.

    Thanks for your help.
     
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    K5MONSTERCHEV 1/2 ton status

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    78-79 it is 32" spring center. All others are 36" and the tires will rub on the springs.
     
  3. sweetk30

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    The 78-79 Ford 44s Were Coil Sprung . But The Excab 44s Were Leaf Sprung .
     
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    32.5" spring center allows for 1979-down Ford Dana 44 and Dana 60 leaf spring housings

    36.5" spring center allows for 1980-1996 Ford Dana 60 front leaf spring housings
     

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