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does anyone know how much power an 8 inch can handle I have a 67 with
340rwhp the car run on street tires with an auto c-4 trans and a 3500 stall I drive on the street and at the strip just wondering how much power it can take and if I am at the end of my rope
thanks for your help jim
 

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No, I wouldnt waste any money on it. You can run it till it breaks and then swap it out. Gears and posies are hard to find for an 8". Up to 1970 mustang is the same rearend housings as the Cougars. I just noticed your from the same area as me so I wont tell you I just got rid of one awhile ago.mm
 

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thanks for your help the kid I got the cougar from had a locker and a 4.11
put in so I will wait until it breaks hopeful not for a while .
I hate to buy a 9 inch until it the 8inch dies the kid even got a 68 center
because he heard they where stronger he put about 1000 into
the rear but it still has 28 splines axles well thanks again for your help do you show your car? maybe I will run into you thanks again jim
 
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