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Old 09-03-2010, 10:45 AM
mazdaman mazdaman is offline
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Default Explorer rear end question

My question is , will an Explorer rear end work if I want top lower my truck 4 inches in the rear , I had read that the Explorer mounts on top of the springs , if this is the case then I dont have to use a flip kit to lower the rear , the reason I am asking is I can get an Explorer rear end, Cheap as in free
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Old 09-03-2010, 01:34 PM
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Default Re: Explorer rear end question

yes, you are correct.
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Old 09-04-2010, 12:17 AM
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Default Re: Explorer rear end question

Originally Posted by drppdyllwrngr View Post
yes, you are correct.
x2 you will need the expo you bolt plate 2 passenger side plates because that's what the shocks mount to in the explorers there are no shock mounts on the axle tubes like on the ranger rearends. You need 2 of the same side becuase on the expos both shocks mount behind the axle where as on the ranger it's one in fron one behind, so mount the passenger plate as normal and rotate the drivers side 180* to be able to mount foward. I have pics or can take pics if you would like
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