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  1. XJ Dana 35 to Ford 8.8 Swap

    Quote Originally Posted by Pinoy59 View Post
    UPDATE:
    I got the brackets and drive shaft adapter in the mail




    I measured 3 11/16" from the inside of the flange and marked where the perches go, and 6.5" for where the center of the
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  2. XJ Dana 35 to Ford 8.8 Swap

    Quote Originally Posted by Pinoy59 View Post
    I finally picked up an 8.8 axle from a local junkyard and am getting rid of my Dana 35. I wanted to post a little about the swap for those who are interested in doing it themselves.

    A little about the axle:
    31 Splines
    Disk brakes
    Axle shafts rated at 6,500 Ft-lbs of torque, stronger than a Dana 44!
    5x4.5 bolt pattern (same as XJ)
    Width = 59.5" (1" shorter than XJ). I plan on getting 1/2" wheel spacers to get it back to stock width.
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  3. All Off Road Maps are not created equal....FYI

    by , 10-04-2015 at 09:00 AM (Newbie Offroad 4x4'ers...Questions and Answers)
    Quote Originally Posted by JP Power View Post
    I recently purchased a New Delorme Arizona Topographic Book of Maps. I tripped to Bartllett Dam with intentions to take FR393 around the lake and then North to connect with SR 87. The road on the map was noted as a Major Connector. The road dead ended at the Dam. Locals say the road was there years ago when they built the Dam was driveable but has not been for years.....Had to back track.........FYI.....
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  4. Do I need a Permit?

    by , 10-03-2015 at 11:05 AM (Newbie Offroad 4x4'ers...Questions and Answers)
    Quote Originally Posted by JP Power View Post
    Tripping to Horsedshoe Dam,red box (on my map) NFS 205 N,then to (redbox 393 NE) out of Barlett Dam ,then to (627 S to US 17). Will we need a permit along this trip. Thanks
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