Hot Rod Forum : Hotrodders Bulletin Board - View Single Post - what's wrong with the 7.5 malibu rear?
View Single Post
  #8 (permalink)  
Old 04-13-2006, 10:28 PM
xntrik's Avatar
xntrik xntrik is offline
Save a horse, Ride a Cowboy.
 
Last photo:
Join Date: Jul 2005
Location: Arkansas
Posts: 5,131
Wiki Edits: 0

Thanks: 0
Thanked 2 Times in 2 Posts
Quote:
Originally Posted by Augusto
thanks for replying, as I begin to understand the problem with this axle is in racing duty, this might explain why it has survived so far, there is the problem that I live ten thousand miles from the nearests junk yard that has american cars and must do with wathever I run into, are the 9 in ford rearends that are so desirable for cars up there the same that are found in the back of mid seventies F-150 pickups? those are plentiful here, lengthwise I don't care I own a machine shop and I'm acustomed to fabricate almost anything, we have to sometimes when parts are imposible to find. should I adapt a new axle or just use until it breaks?

If I were you I would find a Ford 9 and begin narrowing it and getting ready to install..... someday. Then when/if the old one dies, you won't be without your fun car for a weeks.
Reply With Quote