Axle 

Finally got the funds to get the new axle gears and all new bearings and seals. I got the rear suspension out then dropped the axle. Not very fun and space is so limited. I pulled all the old seals and bearings out of the the axle and brought it to a shop a shop to get put together. I also welded the perches on better and touched up welds on the suspension. Thats getting painted now.

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Gears

Gears

Drivetrain
One set back after another. Managed to get a new impact and puller to remove the yoke. Got the pinion gear out and the bearing wore a groove in...
68 318 is in

68 318 is in

Drivetrain
Took awhile but it's in, 11 to 1 compression around 400hp put a 4:10 rear axle in with 295/50r15 tires
Drive Line fixed

Drive Line fixed

Drivetrain
Yea, the Boss was down for 6 months. I got him back & now he's going back in the shop again!! He needs a new water pump--one of those original parts.
And the front end is all apart!

And the front end is all apart!

Drivetrain
Rear end apart soon, then clean all the parts, then back together. No surprises so far other than a crunchy rear wheel bearing, so we'll...
Finally head to the Shop

Finally head to the Shop

Drivetrain
Doc Ray has been transported to the shop! Picked up today. This is going to be good. . . . . . .
Rear Axle and Rear Suspension Update

Rear Axle and Rear Suspension Update

Drivetrain
Over the Easter weekend my son and I tackled a project on the Duster (April) that has been on our To-Do list for a long while. We finally...