Hey i recently installed a new 350 crate motor .. just wondering what i should do for a rear end the one i had didnt like the new 340 hp motor

15

Asked by May 30, 2009 at 09:37 PM about the Chevrolet Camaro

Question type: Car Customization

8 Answers

145

put in a 10 bolt posi out of a newer camaro or trans am with 3:73 gears or 4:11 if you have overdrive. that is what i would do. it is a reletively cheap option compared to buying an aftermarket housing and differential.

25

I would find a GM 12 bolt to put in it. The Stock 10 bolts in the Camaro just don't hold up to the power. In my opinion it would be a waste of money to put another 10 bolt into it.

65

An excellent option for you is to swap out the original 10bolt with a Ford 9" modified by Moser Engineering. They make the axle housing so that it bolts directly into the 3rd Gens and Summit Racing sells them. The Ford 9" is a very strong axle and has tons of after-market parts that will work in the Camaro.

25

I agree the Moser 9" is a strong swap, but it can get pricey really quick. I guess you could look at it this way: The 9" won't break, but everything else will LOL.

145

the 12 bolt would be a good option, but a 12 bolt never came in a camaro so yo would have to weld up all of the mounts.

5

man up buy a 12 bolt moser they direct bolt in and come with what ever gears you want and posi

25

i have an 02 ss rear end in my 89 with a 600 horse 355 and a built 700 r4 tsust me go with an aftermarket there pricey but they work well 10 bolts are trash

unless you're drag racing this car just rebuild the rear you have now .

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Camaro

Looking for a Used Camaro in your area?

CarGurus has 38,308 nationwide Camaro listings starting at $1,250.

ZIP:

Search Chevrolet Camaro Questions

Chevrolet Camaro Experts

#1 dandyoun
dandyoun
Reputation 1,720
#2 carGrrl
carGrrl
Reputation 1,130
#3 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 1,030
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Ford Mustang
361 Great Deals out of 44,495 listings starting at $1,000
Used Dodge Challenger
221 Great Deals out of 24,815 listings starting at $7,988
Used Dodge Charger
358 Great Deals out of 29,623 listings starting at $2,475
Used Chevrolet Corvette
178 Great Deals out of 20,807 listings starting at $3,995
Used Chevrolet Silverado 1500
2,286 Great Deals out of 155,167 listings starting at $1,395
Used Chevrolet Impala
793 Great Deals out of 34,401 listings starting at $799
Used BMW 3 Series
1,384 Great Deals out of 37,799 listings starting at $1,500
Used Chrysler 300
404 Great Deals out of 22,159 listings starting at $1,000
Used Ford F-150
2,692 Great Deals out of 212,369 listings starting at $1,000
Used Pontiac Firebird
10 Great Deals out of 794 listings starting at $2,000
Used Jeep Wrangler
392 Great Deals out of 19,082 listings starting at $3,000
Used Nissan GT-R
609 listings starting at $44,000
Used Nissan 370Z
61 Great Deals out of 2,953 listings starting at $9,500
Used Chevrolet Tahoe
776 Great Deals out of 28,447 listings starting at $1,500
Used Jeep Grand Cherokee
843 Great Deals out of 68,691 listings starting at $864