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Old 10-15-2013, 10:09 PM
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Default Rear diff swap

Originally Posted by cawish33 View Post
ok sorry guy's , for the internal all the 9.25 chrysler 2006-2010 ram 1500 will work , but if you swap the carrier , you have to swap both axle too, because of the length, the gear i have is cobra gear 4.56 , if you want to keep the zf internal , you have to drill out the ring gear to accept the bigger bolt zf has , and when you put the ring gear to the carrier, the stud that keep the small gear in place did not fit because the ring gear is so huge , you have to grind the tooth a little to put the stud in place, for the detroit locker , you have to take both axle from a 2006-2010 ram 1500 and a detroit locker that fit in a 9.25 rear end chrysler, you cannot use the ring and pinion you actually have because zf is not compatible with detroit a the moment , so you have to buy the older style gear for a 9.25 diff and for the front diff you just have to swap the gear and pinion , no custom fitting need if you have question guy's let me know
Has anybody else tested this with good results to back it up. I have a 2012 express 4x4 and hate my open diff. There are just so few options out there. I will say this theory sounds great if it will work. The great plus is great upgrade potential.
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