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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 08-02-2007, 09:08 PM Thread Starter
 
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Straight Front Axle

Im looking for a straight axle for my 97. Do i have to find one off a 94-97 F-350 or is there other years that will fit? Thanks
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it would be much easy to find a 94 to a 97 because you need a few other parts off of it to but other years will work itl jus be a little harder
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The best axle to get is a d-60 with the kingpins, the ball jointed ones were not near as strong. They were found in trucks prior to 92 i believe. The swap is a bolt in all you need is new u-bolts and the tie rods. You wont regret getting rid of that twin-i-beam mess. You can't get an axle from the 70's models because the frame was a few inches narrower on them and the leaf spring perches will not line up and it will cause you all kinds of head aches.
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2002 and 2003 with leaf springs have a dana 60 in the front. ive been looking for one myself.

2006 lariat fx4. Straight piped. SCT tuner.

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