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Is this a 9" inch rear end? if so unbolt the axles from from the out side behind the brakes and pull them out, then remove the drive shaft rear u joint saddles and drop the drive shaft down, remove all the bolts from the differential carrier on the drive shaft side and drop out the rear end unit, be careful it is very heavy and the ring gear teeth can really cut u up.

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