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post #1 of 4 Old 07-22-2007, 04:46 PM Thread Starter
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Ford 8.8 (C-Clips?)

My buddy has an 8.8 out of a 2002 V8 Ford Explorer with 4.10 gears, disk brakes, and the factory limited slip. How do I find out if this axle has C-clips?

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i think they all are. Easiest way would be just pop the cover off and take a look

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Yes I can almost guarantee it is a c-clipped axle.
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All Explorer 8.8s are c-clip.

However, 2001 was the last year you could get one. 2002 and newer Explorers are all IRS.
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