How to Identify a Dana 50 Front Axle?

Answer The Dana/Spicer Corp., manufacturer of axles and differentials, built the model 50 exclusively for the Ford Motor Co. for use in front-wheel-drive Ford trucks. According to, the... Read More »

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How to Identify a Dana 35 Axle?

The Dana 35 axle was introduced by MOPAR in 1948 as a lightweight but durable front axle for practically every four-wheel drive vehicle made by the company. It uses a 7.562-inch ring gear and 1.406... Read More »

How to Remove Ball Joints From the Dana 44 Front Axle?

Manufactured by the Spicer Axle Division of the Dana Corporation, the Dana 44 is a well regarded axle used in truck applications by over a dozen domestic and foreign manufacturers. Removal of ball ... Read More »

How to Identify Different Wagoneer Dana 44 Front Axles?

Being one of the Dana/Spicer Corporation's most popular differential units, the Model 44 has been used by virtually every domestic automaker in both front and rear wheel-drive applications. The Dan... Read More »

How to Change an Axle Shaft in a Dana Axle?

The axle shaft is located inside the axle, and connects to gears inside the differential and transmits power to your wheels. The axle shaft endures stress and torque. If it fails, you will need to... Read More »