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Old January 6th, 2013, 07:09 PM   #21
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I have a 35 spline 8.8 in my mustang it goes mid 9s all day long w/o any issues. I know guys who go low 8s with the 8.8...

I have a 8.8 in my yj that seems pretty tough and it is the 31 spline.

I went the 9'' route a while ago and it was more trouble than it was worth. pinion is to high so it always seemed to starve the pinion bearing.
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Old January 9th, 2013, 07:49 PM   #22
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It's still a c-clip axle, I would go with something full float.
or at least semi float like a dana 44 or 9 inch
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