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Old 02-13-2017, 08:30 AM   #1
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I am in the middle of a 8.8 build and measuring the stock 7.5" rear from center of pinion to outside of backing flanges I get 29.25 on the passenger side and 30.375 on the driver side. That's a 1.125" difference. Are the stock axles slightly different length ? Or are they exactly equal ?
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stock axles are identical left and right and can be interchanged.
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So why are the measurements different
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The pinion is not on the centerline between the axles, it's offset.
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