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Ford 8.8 Final Assembly #FairmontProject:

Link to (Part 1):

Ford 8.8 Assembly & Set Up (Part 2):

Link to (Short Version):

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Here’s the Final Assembly of the Ford 8.8 Differential. In this episode I install the axle bearings, axle seals, axles, differential rear cover, and rear disc brake mounts.

Link to previous video in series:

Differential Basics video:

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Camera: Brian Kast

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Special thanks to

Kings Ford: http://kingsfordinc.com 

Ford Performance techline: https://performanceparts.ford.com/contact-us/ 

Additional info and links

Ford 8.8 PDF: https://performanceparts.ford.com/download/instructionsheets/FordInstShtM-4209-8.pdf 

A great book on Differentials: http://www.amazon.com/Ford-Differentials-How-Rebuild-Inch/dp/161325038X 

Gear tooth pattern guide: https://www.ringpinion.com/Content/Book/Reading-and-Adjusting-Ring-and-Pinion-Tooth-Patterns.pdf 

Dana Differential assembly guide: http://www2.dana.com/pdf/5717.PDF 

Ford differential identification guide: http://www.fordification.com/tech/rearends_ford09.htm 

Article on the 8.8: http://www.hotrod.com/how-to/transmission-drivetrain/116-ford-8-8-rear-end/

Parts

My differential: https://lmr.com/item/M4204F318C/Mustang-88-31-Spline-Traction-Lok-Differential-With-Carbon-Fiber-Clutch-Disks 

My gear set: https://lmr.com/item/LRS-4209FRA-K/Mustang-88-355-Rear-Gear-Kit 

My differential cover: https://lmr.com/item/M4033G2/Ford-Mustang-FRPP-Rear-Differential-Girdle 

My 5 lug conversion kit: https://lmr.com/item/SVE-2300DK-B/1993-Mustang-Black-SVE-5-Lug-Conversion-Kit-31-Spline 

Pinion head bearings: https://www.ringpinion.com/b2c/Search_Results.aspx?Requery=True&SortBy=Yukon&SearchType=Part&SearchPhrase=m802048 

Pinion head bearing races: https://www.ringpinion.com/b2c/Search_Results.aspx?Requery=True&SortBy=Yukon&SearchType=Part&SearchPhrase=m802011 

A great place for differential parts: https://www.ringpinion.com 

Pinion flange sleeve Federated 99181: https://www.amazon.com/SKF-99181-Speedi-Sleeves/dp/B000EPTAPW 

Ultra black RTV: https://www.amazon.com/Permatex-82180-Maximum-Resistance-Silicone/dp/B0002UEN1U 

Gear Paint: https://www.amazon.com/Ratech-500-Marking-Compound/dp/B001P2D27U 

Royal Purple gear oil: https://www.amazon.com/Royal-Purple-11687-Performance-Synthetic/dp/B005SEKFBC/ref=sr_1_1?s=automotive&ie=UTF8&qid=1466942441&sr=1-1&keywords=royal+purple+80w+90

Tools

Differential Shim Installer:

https://www.summitracing.com/parts/yga-56077?seid=srese1&cm_mmc=pla-google-_-shopping-_-srese1-_-yukon-gear-axle&gclid=CJ6Dj-DSxc0CFQgaaQodKbgFjA

Pinion Flange Holder:

https://www.summitracing.com/parts/aaf-all68372?seid=srese1&cm_mmc=pla-google-_-shopping-_-srese1-_-allstar-performance&gclid=CPjuvYjTxc0CFQYuaQodvNEKQg

Bushing Driver Kit:

Astro Pneumatic 7824 Bearing Race and Seal Driver Set
https://www.jbtoolsales.com/astro-pneumatic-7824-bearing-race-and-seal-driver-set#oid=1002_1

Dial Indicator:

Central Tools 3D102 Dial Indicator Set with On Off Magnetic Base Central Tools 3D102 Dial Indicator Set with On/Off Magnetic Base
https://www.jbtoolsales.com/central-tools-3d102-dial-indicator-set-with-on-off-magnetic-base#oid=1002_1

Digital caliper:

General Tools 1478 8 Digital Fractional Caliper General Tools 1478 8″ Digital Fractional Caliper
https://www.jbtoolsales.com/general-tools-1478-8-digital-fractional-caliper#oid=1002_1

Inch Pound Torque Wrench:

Precision Instruments D2F150HM Torque Wrench Dial with Memory Needle 3 8 Dr 150 in lb Precision Instruments D2F150HM Torque Wrench Dial with Memory Needle 3/8″ Dr 150 in lb
https://www.jbtoolsales.com/precision-instruments-d2f150hm-torque-wrench-dial-with-memory-needle-3-8-dr-150-in-lb#oid=1002_1

Brass drift:

SK Hand Tools 6323 3 Piece Brass Drift Punch Set SK Hand Tools 6323 3 Piece Brass Drift Punch Set
https://www.jbtoolsales.com/sk-hand-tools-6323-3-piece-brass-drift-punch-set#oid=1002_1

Long breaker bar:

K Tool 23081 Chrome Breaker Bar K Tool 23081 Chrome Breaker Bar, 1/2″ Drive, 24″ Long
https://www.jbtoolsales.com/k-tool-23081-chrome-breaker-bar-1-2-drive-24-long#oid=1002_1

Rockwell 1/2″ impact:

https://www.rockwelltools.com/en-US/20V-Brushless-Impact-Wrench-RK2855K2.aspx

Zep Sprayer:

http://zepequipment.com/products/category/sprayers#!prettyPhoto

Sunex Press:

sunex 20 Ton Shop Press Sunex Tools 5720 Manual Shop Press, 20 Ton
https://www.jbtoolsales.com/sunex-tools-5720-manual-shop-press-20-ton#oid=1002_1

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Video Title: Ford 8.8 Final Assembly #FairmontProject -EricTheCarGuy Video Description: Here’s the Final Assembly of the Ford 8.8 Differential. In this episode I install the axle bearings, axle seals, axles, differential rear cover, and rear disc brake mounts. Thumbnail: http://www.ericthecarguy.com/images/Youtube_Thumbs/july/2016/Differential-Final-Assembly-lg.jpg

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