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Old 09-21-2008, 02:17 PM
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Originally Posted by 69ChevyC10
thanks alot guys but i just found out my truck has a posi rearend and now i was wondering if i can just take the 6lug axels out and replace them with 5lug would that work or should i just keep it a 6lugger.

Nope, as I said before, an original 69 rear end is narrower than 70-up, by about 1-1/2"...so each axle shaft will be about 3/4" too long. There is a SLIM chance somone swapped in a 70 6 lug rear (which is wider), but what are the odds of that
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