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From: God's Country!... Port Alberni B.C. Canada
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posted 12-06-2002 05:20 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for stang106   Click Here to Email stang106     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
Does anybody know what the 9" axle lengths are for a '70, and where are they measured? Also are the 8" 28 spline axles interchangeable?

'70 ragtop Stang
351W - 13.70 @104.

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Dad Vishus

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posted 12-06-2002 05:37 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for Dad Vishus   Click Here to Email Dad Vishus     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
I'm sure KV could tell you when he gets power back.

I believe the 28 spline axles for an 8 inch will work in a 9 inch, but don't quote me on that. I think we went through that when KV changed out the 8 inch for a 9 inch in his 70 some time back.

I do know that the axles from one side to the other are not the same length.

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posted 12-08-2002 03:18 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for TomP   Click Here to Email TomP     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
the 8" and 9" ones will interchange. The 8" axles are usually skinnier though.

They should measure 27 1/4" from end of spline to the wheel flange on the left, and 31-something" (off the top of my head here) on the right side.

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