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Old 04-18-2013, 01:58 PM   #1
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ford 8.8 or dana44

Witch is better or stronger?

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Old 04-18-2013, 02:00 PM   #2
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8.8 all the way

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Old 04-18-2013, 02:20 PM   #3
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They are about the same. If you can weld or know someone who can get the 8.8, in the long run it will be cheaper.
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Old 04-18-2013, 02:23 PM   #4
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The 8.8 is stronger. If you can find a D44 out of a TJ/LJ for a reasonable price I'd go that route. If not go with the 8.8.
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Old 04-18-2013, 10:45 PM   #5
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A built 8.8 is borderline D60 strong.
D44 is a direct bolt in.
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