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Unread 02-15-2013, 10:58 AM   #1
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8.8 help! backing plates!!

hi all! i need backing plates for my ford 8.8 axle out of a 99 explorer. wondering where to find them for the cheapest and highest quality. im sure im not theonly one haha! didn't know if they were something i could find at my local advance auto or if i had to look online elsewhere! ANY help would be awesome!

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Unread 02-15-2013, 02:10 PM   #2
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Your best bet is a junkyard. They are a dime a dozen though you may have a time getting the rotor off if the parking brake shoes are holding it on.

I think they are nice to have but it wouldn't be a deal breaker if I was building an 8.8. You can always put them on later if need be.
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Unread 02-15-2013, 02:11 PM   #3
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Call up your auto parts store and ask.
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