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txhotrod 08-03-2010 04:39 PM

Can You Identify This Axle?
 
I need help identifying this axle. Its from the front of 1983 Scrambler, I'm pretty sure someone swapped in another axle though, cause all of the parts I have tried to purchase, do not fit! Here are some pics, if anyone can tell me what it is, that would be great. I am including the pictures of the calipers and brake line, if that helps. The original Scrambler end is about 1/2" thick and square, not round like this one.
[IMG]http://i536.photobucket.com/albums/f...e/IMAG0050.jpg[/IMG]
[IMG]http://i536.photobucket.com/albums/f...e/IMAG0052.jpg[/IMG]
[IMG]http://i536.photobucket.com/albums/f...e/IMAG0055.jpg[/IMG]
[IMG]http://i536.photobucket.com/albums/f...e/IMAG0054.jpg[/IMG]
[IMG]http://i536.photobucket.com/albums/f...e/IMAG0059.jpg[/IMG]
We think it might be out of a Scout, since it has the correct bolt pattern.
Thanks,
Txhotrod

mowbizz 08-03-2010 04:56 PM

Maybe this will help...


Axle Spotters Guide

4Jeepn 08-04-2010 09:14 AM

Appears to be a dana 30. Could be jeep could be another 4x4 though..

txhotrod 08-04-2010 10:07 AM

OK we have pretty much determined its a Dana 30, but the question I have is what is it out of? I need to change the brakes and lines but the Scrambler stuff dont fit. Could it be off a Scout or an early Bronco?

4Jeepn 08-04-2010 10:42 AM

Any numbers stamped on the axle housing it self? Also any pic's of the hubs/ brake area you can post that might help too.

txhotrod 08-06-2010 09:30 PM

Mystery Solved! Its a Dana 30, turns out the Jeep was 1981, not 1983. Evidently Jeep changed alot between those years. I want to thank everyone who answered this thread. Your help was invaluable.


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