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post #8 of (permalink) Old Apr 9th, 19, 3:47 PM
David Bates
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Re: 12 Bolt Upgrade

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Originally Posted by nashville beth View Post
The ford bearing ends have leakage problems and the sealed roller bearings have a shortened life- especially if you go on long trips.

The c-clip design is better for street cars IMHO. The danger of breaking a Moser axle is pretty small and it's just your opinion that a rear caliper can't hold that axle in.
I've never heard that before and if you don't care for sealed ball bearings then use the Big Ford tapered axle bearings.

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