How to Identify Ford Rear Ends?

Answer Ford rear ends, or differentials, were manufactured by either the Dana Corporation or Ford. Differentials take the power from the rear axle and transfer it to the rear wheels by way of special gear... Read More »

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How to Identify Dana 606845-1 Rear Ends?

Dana has an easy system of identification, called the Dana Bill of Material Number, and it is found on all Dana rear-end assemblies, or rear differentials. Although Dana differentials can be visual... Read More »

How to Identify Firebird 12-Bolt Rear Ends?

Pontiac's entry into the pony car market, the Firebird, was introduced along with the Chevrolet Camaro in 1967. Over the years, the Pontiac Firebird has been fitted with various rear ends, also cal... Read More »

How to Identify the Rear End of a Ford 150?

Ford motors has offered the nation valuable, dependable trucks since the 1940s. These trucks can haul up to 17,000 lbs. and may seat up to six passengers. Identifying a Ford F150 may be useful when... Read More »

How to Identify the Rear Axle Gears in a 2005 Ford F-150?

The 2005 Ford F-150 came equipped with an 8.8-inch rear differential. The rear axle ratio indicates how much the rear differential changes the turning speed of the engine and transmission. A rear-a... Read More »