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Unread 02-23-2005, 06:16 PM   #1
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Dana 44 is it high pinion?

Is the dana 44 that came stock in a few xj's a high pinion axle? What about the 8.8 from an explorer?

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Unread 02-23-2005, 06:24 PM   #2
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The XJ D44 is low pinion. I think the 8.8 is also.

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Unread 02-23-2005, 10:54 PM   #3
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Just FYI, for stock axles a low pinion is stronger than high pinion in the rear. Thats why most are low pinion! For the front axle, high pinion is stronger.
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what is high/low pinion? anyone mind telling me??
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Unread 02-24-2005, 12:29 AM   #5
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