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Filthy Motorsports: Store > Ford 8 Inch
Ford 8" Axle Parts, Gears, and Upgrades

Axle Specifications:

Ring Gear Diameter: 8.000
Diff Cover Bolts: 10
Ring Gear Bolts: 10
Axle Spline Count: 28
Axle Shaft Style: --
C-Clips: --
Pinion Support: Yes
Pinion Nut: 1-1/16"
Pinion Crush Sleeve: Yes
Carrier Breaks: No
Dropout Carrier: Yes

Torque Specifications:

Pinion Preload New: 12 to 14 in-lbs
Pinion Preload Reused: 6 to 7 in-lbs
Ring Gear Backlash: .010" to .015"
Ring Gear Bolt Torque: 60 ft-lbs
Carrier Bearing Caps: 60 ft-lbs

Popular Applications:

Ford E-100 Van 1968 - 1974 Rear
Mercury Cougar 1967 - 1970 Rear
Ford Mustang 1964 - 1978 Rear
Ford Fairlane 1962 - 1967 Rear
Ford Ranchero 1964 - 1978 Rear

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Axle Details

The Ford 8" axle is a smaller version of the popular Ford 9 inch axle and features a drop out style carrier, 8" diameter ring gear, removable pinion support, and 28 spline axle shafts.
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