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Old 05-12-2009, 12:31 PM
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Rear End for 37 chevy

Can anyone tell me what the best late model rear end to put in a 37 chevy ?I would like to find one that would not be that hard to install.Are is there a way to leave the org. rear end in and change it to 5 lug.

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What are your plans for the 37 Chevy as far as engine? If your installing even a warm SBC the stock 37 rear will not take it, unless you never put your foot into it. If it were mine and I was installing a SBC I would go with a Ford 9". Ideally keeping it all Chevy would be great. Unfortunately a Chevy 12 bolt axle is very expensive. A 10 bolt Chevy axle would be easy to come by and is durable enough for a warm 350 SBC.

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Best rearends to use are Ford 8" out of a 69 mustang, Plymouth Volare 1976, Chevy S-10 4x4 several years fit (2 wheel drive is too narrow), 67-69 Camaro and Firebird will work as well. Ford Explorer will work but it has an offset center.
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Sodas...this thread is almost 3 yrs old....but has good info.
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