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Old 02-06-2003, 05:31 PM   #1 (permalink)
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$Value for Dana 60?

I have found a 1976 Ford Dana 60 closed knuckle and wondered wht it is worth? Can these be changed to open knuckle? TIA
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Old 02-06-2003, 07:31 PM   #2 (permalink)
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IMHO worth VERY little to a wheeler (better to have a D44) and not at all economical / worthwhile to convert.
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Re: $Value for Dana 60?

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I have found a 1976 Ford Dana 60 closed knuckle and wondered wht it is worth? Can these be changed to open knuckle? TIA
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Take some pics and post them, or e-mail me the pics.

It has a larger u-joint than the common Dana 44 5-297x (760). But if you break a shaft it's hard to find a replacement unless you get aftermarket.

Changing to open knuckle, depends on the tube diameter. Plus Inner knuckles and out cost a lot.
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Changing to open knuckle, depends on the tube diameter. Plus Inner knuckles and out cost a lot.
$600 is considered a good deal for inner knuckles out. You'd be better off making a hybrid
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