Drivetrain 1983 mustang rear end swap

skipper83

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hey dudes, I'm swapping the rear end of my 1983 fox and was trying ti figure out the compatibility of rear ends i could choose from. I am totally unsure if what will fit underneath my car. help is quite needed to this new mustang owner.
 
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Mustang5L5

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86-93 rear for direct swap.

94-98 rears also work but have disk brakes. Your drum parts will swap over.


Long story short, a 86-98 housing is what you want. Brake parts all interchange...even between the 7.5” and 8.8