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post #1 of (permalink) Old 03-27-2004, 05:04 PM
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\'66 scout questions

I just obtained a 66 scout and had some questions about it. Everything is still stock including the 4cy motor.
1) What type of axels might be on it? And I thought I read that they may come equiped with some sort of locker or limited slip diff, is this possible?
2) Would these stock axels handel a swap to a larger engine. I am planning on putting a chevy 350 in it and would like to know if I am going to need to upgrade my axels right away or if they will hold up for a while?
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post #2 of (permalink) Old 03-27-2004, 11:43 PM
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Re: \'66 scout questions

You will definitely need to upgrade the toothpi.., I mean axles. They might be ok for a little while with small tires if you take it easy on the throttle.

A good swap would be some D44s from a SII.
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