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post #1 of 8 Old 07-09-2003, 03:06 AM Thread Starter
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Amc 20

Hey all,

A friend of mine just told me that all AMC 20 pumkins are located to the far right side of the axle. I was under the impression that their were 20's made with the pumpkin dead center. I don't know much about this axle, but we were talking about a jeep I am concidering buying as a project that has an AMC20 in the rear. He said that all AMC20 pumkins are off to one side and that in order to swap to a better axle with a pumkin dead centered in the middle of the axle, you would have to change out the t-case or buy an adapter.

Any light you can shine on this is appreciated.

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post #2 of 8 Old 07-09-2003, 04:17 AM
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20 with the qudra drive are offset to the pass side = auto tranny th-400
20 with a dana 20 are center = manual tranny

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post #3 of 8 Old 07-09-2003, 04:21 AM
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that is not true amc 20's pumpkin is in the centre i know thi becuase i had one before my 44's if you take a 20 and put one piece axles in them people will argue thwt they are stronger than 44's. i had one piece axle in mine and beat the hell out out of it and never broke anything they are good axles

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post #4 of 8 Old 07-09-2003, 04:44 AM Thread Starter
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Thank you both. I am pretty sure that this jeep has a center AMC20 now. thanks again.

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post #5 of 8 Old 07-09-2003, 05:19 AM
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Yup, the AMC20 is in the center on mine. I have a D20 tc and a 3 speed T150. I think your friend has been a round a bunch of quadra auto's....


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post #6 of 8 Old 07-09-2003, 02:16 PM
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M20 axle on mine. Dead center with auto trans and D300 t-case.

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post #7 of 8 Old 07-09-2003, 05:40 PM
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Very true, I have a Dana 300 TC and a TF999 Auto and my rear is centered too. Sounds like only the Quad Autos are offset.
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post #8 of 8 Old 07-14-2003, 04:45 AM
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Only the Quadra trac system had a passenger side rear diff. and were narrow trac axles. Later Manual and auto both had center diffs.

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