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 Post subject: diff swapping from el to ea 2
Posted: Sat Jan 29, 2011 11:21 pm 
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will a el diff be able to go in a ea 2 sedan. ive tried seaching it but seem to find other stuff bout diffs not the swapping ones
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 Post subject: Re: diff swapping from el to ea 2
Posted: Sat Jan 29, 2011 11:29 pm 
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it will bolt up but you need to change the rear brake line and the handbrake to suit the el diff.
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 Post subject: Re: diff swapping from el to ea 2
Posted: Sat Jan 29, 2011 11:39 pm 
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excellent..thank u ..i can do wat benji did for the brake lines ..and i cant use the handbrake now anyway so wont have that hooked up for a while...thank u again
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 Post subject: Re: diff swapping from el to ea 2
Posted: Sat Jan 29, 2011 11:42 pm 
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no problem , you mite want to look at the tail shaft as well
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 Post subject: Re: diff swapping from el to ea 2
Posted: Sat Jan 29, 2011 11:47 pm 
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well i have a el doner so yea i got everything for it
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 Post subject: Re: diff swapping from el to ea 2
Posted: Sun Jan 30, 2011 1:59 pm 
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the tailshaft flanges may be different, might pay to check them.
might be able to use the el tailshaft
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 Post subject: Re: diff swapping from el to ea 2
Posted: Sun Jan 30, 2011 4:26 pm 
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And the upper control arm bushes may be thinner on the EA2 compared to the EL ones. You can use your EA2 ones if they are thinner and find something suitable to use as spacers to fill the gap.

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