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post #1 of 4 Old 04-24-2002, 09:58 PM Thread Starter
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Who's Got the 8.8 Installed Already?

Just wondering if this installation would lower your lift in the rear on a spring under axle configuration due to the larger diameter axle tube.


95, 4" susp. lift, 33x12.50 ProComp M/T's, custom square tube bumpers, , energy bushings, 4.0 HO, everything stock, 1" or 2" body lift and who knows what else coming soon.
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post #2 of 4 Old 04-25-2002, 09:06 AM
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hummm I didn't notice a difrence on mine when i did the convertion on my axles. If it dose change it would only be by a 1/4 inch. it all depends on how tall the spring pearches are on the axle. If the spring pearches are taller then it could effect that but I don't really think that it change the amount of lift at all

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93 wrangler 8 inch SOA SRS suspention lift 35/12.50 Mt. efi 350 700r4 tranny np 205 t case dana 44s front and rear. lots of extras.
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post #3 of 4 Old 04-25-2002, 10:30 AM
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Good article on the 8.8 swap if you have not seen it.

<a href="http://www.off-road.com/jeep/tech/axle/Ford8.8/97.html" target="_blank">http://www.off-road.com/jeep/tech/axle/Ford8.8/97.html</a>

Thanks!
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post #4 of 4 Old 04-25-2002, 10:51 AM
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