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Old 01-11-2010, 12:55 AM
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Question Identifying an 8.8 Differential?

Planning on doing the upgrade to an 8.8 differential from the 95-01 explorer. How would I identify this differential when going out to the junk yards? Is it on ALL explorers those years? any numbers or anything I should definately check for?
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i'm not 100% it was the only axle used, but they are very plentiful under exploreres. since the explorer was the most turned in vehicle for cash 4 clunkers, there's tons of those axles available now. this link will help you to tell
Axle Identification Chart

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Not sure, but I think the v8 versions might all have the higher spline counts as well.. but not sure...
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