Chevy Truck Parts :: 1955 - 1959 Chevy and GMC 3100 Truck :: Rear Suspension :: 1955-59 Chevy Truck Rear End Conversion and Axle Flip Kit

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1955-59 Chevy Truck Rear End Conversion and Axle Flip Kit

1955-59 Chevy Truck Rear End Conversion and Axle Flip Kit
Part # RCK5559
Weight 15.00 lbs
Our price: $129.99
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This kit allows you to upgrade your existing rear end to a Ford 9", GM 10 or 12 bolt, Chrysler 8.75 or any 3" diameter rear end.

On 1955 - 1959 trucks, it can be used as a rear axle flip kit netting you a 4-5" drop.

Kit includes:
• U-bolts
• Tie Plates
• Axle Seats
• Lower Shock Mounts

Welding required.

 

U-Bolt Torque Recommendations

Thread Size & Nut Hex Size

Max Torque (ft lbs.)

1/2 (3/4 Hex)

90-95

9/16 (7/8 Hex)

120-130

5/8 (15/16 Hex)

170-180

3/4 (1-1/16 Hex)

275-300

 

Available for years:

1955 1956 1957 1958 1959