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Axle?????

What is a good axle to replace my front axle with. I currently have a Dana 50

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Dana 60 would be the best option.

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Dana 60 I belive the only differance is the dana 60 has a bigger ring gear

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Is the front axel out of an F350 a direct bolt in swap for the F250? I have been wanting to do this my self.

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yea but on the superduty dana 60 are only dually version you will need to change out the hubs to srw.......on obs there were srw f350 with a dana 60

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On the OBS trucks, you do not have to change the hubs. You just remove the wheel spacer and put studs in the rotor. I think SD's are the same, but not positive.

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yea but on the superduty dana 60 are only dually version you will need to change out the hubs to srw.......on obs there were srw f350 with a dana 60
i have a SRW truck with a dana 60 front end... i forget what year they started putting dana 60's in all SRW applications....
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i have a SRW truck with a dana 60 front end... i forget what year they started putting dana 60's in all SRW applications....
I remember seeing that info some where, let me look.

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i think it was 02 03 along that time frame
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i think it was 02 03 along that time frame
That's what I was thinking. The excursions kept the dana 50's though.

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