What rear differentials will fit in my car?

Asked by May 28, 2014 at 05:58 PM about the 1968 Chevrolet El Camino

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have a 1968 Chevy El Camino. It has the stock GM 8.2" 10-bolt rear end in it. Will a GM
8.5" Rear end from a 1977 Chevelle fit in my car? What rear differentials will fit in my body

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The only way would be to change the entire housing, it would be cheaper than having some one changing the gears Best bet

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