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Old December 1st, 2012, 08:38 PM   #1
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Default Gm 10 bolt front axle

I have a gm 10 bolt front axle, does not have manual hubs. I was curious if I could by a set and install them or do I need new hubs also?? And how do I determine the year of the axle? I got all the numbers cleaned up and wrote them down. Thanks Aaron
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Old December 4th, 2012, 10:49 AM   #2
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Hubs are the same as a 44. It would be from 1980 or newer. They put 10 bolts until 92 in the k5 blazer and suburban
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I was told it was from the 70's. Gotta put new ujoints in, and bearings. Can I install manual lockouts on the hubs I have??
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If it's from the 70's its a 44. If its 30 spline inner axles and more of a stop sign diff cover its a 44. Round cover and 28 spline inner axles it's a 10 bolt. Manual lock outs will work on either.
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corporate 10 bolts have been installed in gm's since the early to mid 70's members of my family own both a 74 k5 and a 77 1/2 ton silverado that were purchased new by them and they do indeed have 28 spline 10 bolts yeas you can install lockouts they come with all needed hardware to install
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Well I never said I was smart! I was just stating info I was told.
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There is much I don't know just trying to help with what I do know when I can
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