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big project coming on.

hey guys I got a big project coming up well not as big as what maintain is doing. but I am for one replacing the oil pan gasket so I am good there. but also the owner before me installed an add a leaf and got some camber adjustment for the upper ball joints so it's still 2 degrees positive on the driver side. so I am getting a axle pivot drop bracket and then replacing the bushings is there any advice any of you can give me beside go and buy a dana 60

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Let me give this a bump to see if anyone can give you any advice.

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The springs play a major role in the TTB alignment. If they sag too much, you may be better off to get new ones. I do recommend a 60, though. Good luck!

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hmm I see well the cheapest dana have have found with 4.10s is 1,200 bucks so far

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at the junk yard? i put my lift on but never mesed with the bushings or any of the other stuff besides the drop down bracket. i wish i had a dana 60 but the IFS aint so bad. its just ugly

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That is about the going rate on a D60. Try to find a high pinion as well. They are a little harder to come by but worth it if you ever lift your truck. I am looking ito doing a D60 swap or even a complete set of SD axles under mine one of these days.

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Yeah they are high. Im looking for a front Dana 60 right now and that is the going rate like NovaJoe said. Also as long as its a Ford Dana 60 it will be high pinion

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