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Old 09-09-2009, 11:12 PM   #1
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Value of Factory complete axle?

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I bought a complete front axle with the 4.56's I want for $200 and no longer need my factory front axle. I believe them to be 3.73's...What is the going rate for complete axles (Dana 30 I think) with 90k miles?

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Old 09-09-2009, 11:14 PM   #2
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I bought a complete front axle with the 4.56's I want for $200 and no longer need my factory front axle. I believe them to be 3.73's...What is the going rate for complete axles (Dana 30 I think) with 90k miles?
where did you get the front man??

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Old 09-09-2009, 11:21 PM   #3
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Found it on craigslist in El Paso. I live west of Abq but my bro goes to school in Las Cruces, NM and he drove down to El Paso and met the guy, paid him and they loaded up the axle in the back of his lincoln. We met over the weekend and I loaded it up in my lil trailor behind the jeep.

The gears don't have but 2000 miles on them and appear to be good. I am hoping/assuming that the backlash was set correctly...I guess only one way to find out.
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Found it on craigslist in El Paso. I live west of Abq but my bro goes to school in Las Cruces, NM and he drove down to El Paso and met the guy, paid him and they loaded up the axle in the back of his lincoln. We met over the weekend and I loaded it up in my lil trailor behind the jeep.

The gears don't have but 2000 miles on them and appear to be good. I am hoping/assuming that the backlash was set correctly...I guess only one way to find out.
not bad at all man, i know a lot of people who swear by craigs list but i've never really searched the site...maybe i should

best of luck with your new axle man
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Old 09-09-2009, 11:29 PM   #5
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Yup, not bad. I thought it was a great deal.

I had a guy offer me 100 for my old front axle but I would think it would be atleast 200 but I don't really know..
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It's only worth what someone is willing to pay for it in the timeframe you wish to sell it!
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True. Just don't want to get screwed.

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