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Old 10-07-2012, 07:38 PM
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The Nova rear end uses leaf springs and the El Camino uses a 4 link with coil springs. There is nothing about them that is alike. As above, your El Camino has the little 7.5 rear end. Any G body rear end from '78 to '88 will work, but the only G body cars that had a better rear end were the Buick GN and T Type, and a few Olds 442s. They got the 8.5 rear end, but these are very rare and expensive. Only G body rear ends will bolt into your car.
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