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Old 02-08-2012, 07:54 PM   #1
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Strange 8.8 question

Ok..... Just put a ford 8.8 with 4.56 and Detroit locker in the rear of my 97 Sahara....

After this the steering wheel needs to point to about 1:30-2:00 to go straight. It was at 11:00 before the install.. I have no clue how a rear end install did this....

Any ideas???

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Old 02-08-2012, 09:47 PM   #2
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Only thing I can think of is the 8.8 I believe is 3/4" higher, maybe a little more, and that threw the front track bar off and pulled it over a bit causing the steering to be off, due to the change in the height. I don't remember if mine did that or not when I put my 8.8 in.

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