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  • June 13, 2021, 06:09:21 AM

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Offline atmafox

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Rear axle swap
« on: June 08, 2021, 12:58:06 PM »
So my project is looking at a rear axle swap since I want a torsen t-2 limited slip differential.  I've been looking at the Ford 8.8, somewhere in the forum I recall someone saying a 2011-2014 mustang would work and a torsen is available for them.  Also the rear discs that come on it is a bonus.

But they have coil spring perches, I've found some leaf spring perches to weld on but it has me wondering more.

What suggestion would folks here have?

Thanks!
-Andrea
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Offline Taylor

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Re: Rear axle swap
« Reply #1 on: June 08, 2021, 03:08:02 PM »
This might help.
http://forums.amceaglesden.com/index.php?topic=42054.msg327148#msg327148

I was thinking a Ford 8.8 from a pre 2000 explorer. I would like rear disk as well.
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