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Need size of U bolts on 14BFF axle

Discussion in '1973-1991 K5 Blazer | Truck | Suburban' started by laketex, Sep 6, 2001.

  1. laketex

    laketex 3/4 ton status

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    Are they 3-1/4" or 3-3/8"? How is that distance measured? At Napa, they go by the distance in between the nuts, so we got 3-1/4"...These gonna be right?

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    I thought they went by tube dia. witch I think is 3 3/8".Not sure though.

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    dang...hope it's not 3-3/8...should have mic'd it when i was at the shop.

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    The u-bolt's I purchased from ORD were 3 3/8ths...
    For the 14 bolt FF.

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    Just measured mine and I came up with 3 3/8. I also got mine from ORD.

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    Yep, thats a no-brainer. They are 3 3/8". [​IMG]

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    That's what mine were on my 14 SF too.

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    dang...hope it's not 3-3/8...should have mic'd it when i was at the shop

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    DOH !!!!!

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