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Old 07-29-2004, 08:08 AM
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41 chevy truck rearend

I am a newbie on this so what is the best way to go for a rearend on a 41 chevy 1/2 ton truck? What all has to be moded? Thanks in advance I have no clue.
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Depends on what you're doing with the truck. If you're installing a V8 trash the stock rear, its not strong enough plus its geared for pulling stumps.

Early Chevy trucks are a bit narrower than the AD trucks (47-54) so you'll have to look for a rear that is somewhere under 60" mounting surface to mounting surface. Just measure your old one and post the dimensions so we can steer you in the right direction.

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Going for the V8, I have already got a front clip in mind (just have to get enough cash to purchase). I will get some measurements on the stock rear end and post. thanks
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