Can I swap a rear axle from a 'oo to a '12? Both trucks are the Same make and model, just different years.

Asked by Jan 25, 2016 at 04:46 PM about the 2012 GMC Sierra 1500 SLE 4WD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Maybe but if you do make sure the gear ratio is the same.

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OK. To check gear ratio without pulling plate you have to count turns of driveling to turns of wheel. Correct?

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That is one way but hopefully there is a tag on the diff.

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