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Old 08-12-2001, 02:37 AM   #1 (permalink)
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It infuriates me every time I see a lame-ass E 250 or 350 with a D60 rearend. The late models even have disc brakes!!!!

Anyone have any info on these guys? Spline count, years of disc brakes, WIDTH, Anything wierd about them???
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Old 08-12-2001, 05:16 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Rear discs are a 99-up feature.
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Old 08-12-2001, 02:26 PM   #3 (permalink)
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a friend just recently bought a ford van dana 60 and i dont know if it was just that one ar they all made them like it but the pumpkin was a little off center, it was wierd
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<STRONG>a friend just recently bought a ford van dana 60 and i dont know if it was just that one ar they all made them like it but the pumpkin was a little off center, it was wierd</STRONG>
it could be a dana 61 <IMG SRC="smilies/jester.gif" border="0">
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Some have offset difs. In fact, most do. The max offset for them is 6", I believe, so it's still workable.

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Be careful most late model E250 and E350s have ford Sterling axles. They're stout as hell but have limited gear ratios and lockers. <IMG SRC="smilies/glasses.gif" border="0">
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<STRONG>Be careful most late model E250 and E350s have ford Sterling axles. They're stout as hell but have limited gear ratios and lockers. <IMG SRC="smilies/glasses.gif" border="0"></STRONG>
What van are looking under? That's news to me. You sure?

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speaking of Van 60's how come i never see one of those PG&E 4x4 van for sale or in the auto wrecker, those have 60 fronts <IMG SRC="smilies/biggrin.gif" border="0">
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A buddy recently sent me this

>Randy's now has 5.38s for the 10.25. In
>Feb, Motive Gear is supposed to release
>a 5.13. Drivetrain Direct told me Superior >Gear is looking into 4.88s and 5.13s >sometimes next year. Also, 5.38 should be >out in Oct for front D60R!
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