10bolt and Dana 44 tie rod?

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  1. stockk5

    stockk5 1/2 ton status Premium Member

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    They are the same thing right? i can just swap my 10bolt one onto the D44?
     
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    *I think* - Some of the older D44 (flat top knuckles) have a different tie rod than the newer D44 and 10 bolts. It mounts in the top of the knuckle instead of the bottom, and allows clearance for the leaf spring. The newer D44's and 10 bolts are the same.
     

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