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Unread 07-16-2007, 09:31 PM   #1
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What gears come stock in an 8.8?

What gears can I find already installed in an 8.8. I'm looking for 4.10, but have no clue if Fords come with that ratio stock in an Explorer.

Also, how can I tell from the tag on the axle/diff what gearing it has and if it's limited slip or not?

Thanks, really looking to get an 8.8 soon and just had some questions.

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Unread 07-16-2007, 10:04 PM   #2
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4.10 was an available stock Explorer ratio.

Here's what a ford axle tag looks like:

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Unread 07-16-2007, 10:33 PM   #3
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sweet, thanks a lot Wheelin98TJ. The last thing I want is to deal with re-gearing an 8.8 right when I get it, that should save a couple bucks
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i think they come with 327, 355, 373 and 410 there might be one before the 327 but im not sure
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Read the FAQs lots of 8.8 info.

Edit: Sorry forgot what section I was in. I should say the YJ section FAQs.
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