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Old December 22nd, 2007, 08:09 PM   #1
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What is the difference between a master install and a install kit? The masters are $20 than the reg install. I don't need the carrier bearings, since they'll be wrong for my app.
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Old December 22nd, 2007, 08:32 PM   #2
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Master install kits come with shims, seals, marking compond, etc...

Basic install kits come with bearings and races.
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Old December 22nd, 2007, 08:36 PM   #3
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master kits also usually come with axle bearings and seals
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Old December 23rd, 2007, 04:36 PM   #4
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Master install kits come with shims, seals, marking compond, etc...

Basic install kits come with bearings and races.
That's what I thought. I guess I'll get the master and sell the carrier bearings and races.
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Ok another question. Do I get a new oil slingers in the master kit or do I need to buy a new one? Seeing as how the stupid ass that pressed off my old pinion bearing bent it to an unuseable "u" shape.
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Old December 25th, 2007, 05:29 PM   #6
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you should get them in a master kit.
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Old December 26th, 2007, 09:55 AM   #7
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on a side note, I have found PORC to be 20% cheaper on master install kits then anybody else.
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I got a master install kit from Complete Offroad for $75 (both Dana 44 and Ford 8.8) I can't remember what PORC's quote was but I think it was $69 for the Dana 44 and $89 for my 8.8. Complete didn't charge shipping either.
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on a side note, I have found PORC to be 20% cheaper on master install kits then anybody else.
Well DTS was cheaper on the install kit. Plus they had it in stock and got it the same day.
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