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Old 12-18-2012, 06:59 PM
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To start, get a pic of the driveshaft at the rear diff. That will show if it is enclosed. Measure the overall width of the rear axle, drum to drum if the wheels are off or backing plate to backing plate if the wheels are on. Then measure between the center of the spring mounts. There should be a centering bolt protruding thru the bottom of the lower spring bracket as a center reference. That will be the spring width to match up for a direct bolt in axle. The overall width should be close too but isn't as critical.
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