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Old 04-25-2011, 06:28 PM   #1
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Default 77 rear axle question

I have a 2.28 to 1 ratio rear axle (fleetwood frame) and I am trying to update it with another GM axle since I havent been able to locate a 3:08 ratio (anyone know where I can locate one by chance? interested in a posi as well). What I have noticed with other GM rear axles is the the upper control arm bushing mounts are shorter on the housing therefore I believe the control arms won't be long enough. What have others done to compensate for this? I would greatly your advice. Thanks,
1955 Rocket 88 Olds powered with Cadillac 500 muscle

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