Parts for Standard Duty Closed Knuckle Dana-Spicer 44 Front Axles in 1959-1975 Ford 4x4 Trucks

We stock a good selection of parts for 1959 to 1975 Ford 4x4s with standard-duty Dana 44 closed knuckle front axles. For the 1959 model year, Ford introduced the first factory built Ford 4x4 pickup which was available in both F-100 1/2 ton and F-250 3/4 ton drivetrains. The new, affordable, factory 4x4s replaced the previous Marmon-Herrington conversions of 4x2 to 4x4 trucks and allowed Ford to better compete with Dodge, GM, IHC, Jeep, and Studebaker all of whom had previously introduced factory built 4x4 pickups. The standard-duty Dana-Spicer Model 44 axle, which has 8 Bolt Knuckle Ball Seals, was used for all F-100 4x4s from 1959 to 1966, and for light duty F-250 3/4 ton trucks from 1959 through 1975. In 1961, an optional, Heavy-Duty version of the Dana-Spicer 44 front axles with 12 bolt Ball Seals was offered for the F-250.

Ford F-100 Closed Knuckle axles were replaced by a King Pin type open knuckle Dana 44 front axle during the 1966 model year. Ford continued to use standard duty Model 44 closed knuckle axles right through the 1975 model year on light duty F-250 4x4 trucks. Ford was the last U.S. vehicle manufacturer to use closed knuckle axles on 3/4 ton models. For 1976, all Ford F-250 4x4 trucks would have either an open knuckle Dana 44 (Regular Cab) or Dana 60 (Crew Cab).

Axle Shafts

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QA4935U Used Left Axle Shaft Assembly for 1967-1975 Ford F250 Dana 44 Front Axles includes good used inner and outer axle shafts and a new QA40507 solid cross axle shaft universal joint. QA4935 fits the drivers side (left or short) side on all 1967-1975 Ford F250 standard cab 4x4s with the standard 3300 pound capacity Dana 44 closed knuckle front axle. The used axle shafts are good serviceable parts but will usually show some evidence of long use particularly where the inner axle seal contacts the inner axle shaft. Limited to stock on hand. More Info

$298.98
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QA4940U Right Axle Shaft Assembly for 1967-1975 Ford F250 Dana 44 Front Axles includes good used inner and outer axle shafts and a new QA40507 solid cross axle shaft universal joint. QA4940 fits the passanger side (right or long) side on all 1967-1975 Ford F250 standard cab 4x4s with the standard 3300 pound capacity Dana 44 closed knuckle front axle. The used axle shafts are good serviceable parts but will usually show some evidence of long use particularly where the inner axle seal contacts the inner axle shaft. Limited to stock on hand. More Info

$299.49
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QU40165 New 67-75 Outer Axle Shaft Is a brand new, genuine Dana New Old Stock (NOS) outer axle shaft for all 1967-1975 Ford F250 4x4 trucks with the standard 3300 pound capacity Dana 44 closed knuckle front axle. More Info

$209.98
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Axle Shaft Seals and Seal Kits for Inner Axle Shafts

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Ford used both one piece and two piece Inner Axle Shaft Oil Seals in closed Knuckle Dana 44 front axles. Dimensionally, the two types are interchangeable and by the early 1970's, all the axles were built with the one piece seal that combines the Seal and Guide into a single unit. I always replace the two piece Seal with the one piece as I believe it has greater sealing ability plus longer life. With a closed knuckle axle, seal seepage from the differential often goes unnoticed until the a catastrophic ring and pinion failure occurs because the errant lube ends up in the knuckle ball. These Seals are tricky to install so I recommend you also order our optional installation tooling. Axle disassembly including differential removal is required to replace the Seals.

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QU42015 OE Type Inner Axle Shaft Seal Is a narrow seal that requires you reuse your original stamped metal axle shaft guide in 1916-1972 axles. We still carry these seals for the vehicle owner that wishes to restore their vintage 4x4 with original type seals. More Info

$21.10
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QU40055 Ford Dana 44 Unitized Inner Axle Shaft Oil Seal With integral axle shaft guide for 1959-1966 Ford F-100 1/2 ton 4x4s and 1959-1975 Ford F-250 3/4 ton 4x4 Regular Cab trucks with the standard Dana 44 closed knuckle front axle. One of these Seals are installed in each axle tube, right next to the differential to keep differential gear lube from leaking into the closed knuckle balls. More Info

$10.99
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QK4872 Ford Dana 44 Axle Seal Kit with Adjustable Depth Axle Seal Tool Set Quickly and easily installs QU40055 Inner Axle Seals in 1959-1966 Ford F-100 1/2 ton 4x4s and 1959-1975 Ford F-250 3/4 ton 4x4 Regular Cab trucks with the standard Dana 44 closed knuckle front axle. Our unique installer design will press in new your Inner Axle Seals without damage because the CNC Precision Machined Installation Tool cups the seal so force is only applied on the steel seal shell. More Info

$132.94
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Axle Universal Joints

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The Closed Knuckle Ford Dana 44 axle uses solid cross, inside lock-up universal joints without seals that are designed to be bathed in a semi-liquid lubricant from inside the closed knuckle balls. By today's standards, these u-joints are way undersized, but given the lighter vehicle weights and modestly powered engines of the late 1950's to mid 1970's, the joint size was probably adequate.

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QA40507 Axle Universal Joint for Ford Dana 44 Closed Knuckle Front Axles Is a genuine original equipment axle manufacturer, solid-cross, non-greaseable, front axle u-joint without seals for 1959-1966 Ford F-100 1/2 ton 4x4s and 1959-1975 Ford F-250 3/4 ton 4x4 Regular Cab trucks with the standard Dana 44 closed knuckle front axle. More Info

$39.96
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Brake Parts

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QU20504U Used Right Front Brake Mounting Plate for 1967-1975 Ford F250 4x4 trucks with closed knuckle Dana 44 front axles. Accepts 12-1/8" x 2" brake shoes. More Info

$50.00
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QU20505U Used Left Front Brake Mounting Plate for 1967-1975 Ford F250 4x4 trucks with closed knuckle Dana 44 front axles. Accepts 12-1/8" x 2" brake shoes. More Info

$50.00
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Closed Knuckle Parts

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We stock the regular service closed knuckle parts for your 1959-1965 Ford F100 or light duty F-250 4x4 with a standard closed knuckle Dana 44 front axle which will have 8 bolt Knuckle Ball Hemisphere Seals. With a Closed Knuckle axle, the axle universal joints and king pin bearings are lubricated by very heavy oil or a viscous grease that will flow when the axle shafts rotate. A large, multi-piece seal is bolted to the backside of the steering knuckle to keep lubricant in and water out. On poorly maintained closed knuckle axles or axles equipped with lockout hubs that are rarely used in 4x4, the upper king pin bearing and axle universal joint can suffer from lack of lubrication. The Ball Seals will usually weep some lubricant especially when standard gear oils are used as a lubricant. Submersion of the axle under water or condensation from temperature changes can cause moisture to build up inside the enclosed ball and lead to corrosion damage and part failures.

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QK4617 Ford F-100, F-250 Dana 44 Closed Knuckle Front Axle Knuckle Bearing Kit Includes 4 Timken® Knuckle Bearings, 4 Timken® Knuckle Bearing Cups, and Rectangular Knuckle Shim Set to service both sides of your vintage 1959-1965 Ford F-100 1/2 ton 4x4 or 1959-1975 Ford F-250 3/4 ton 4x4 Regular Cab truck with the standard Dana 44 closed knuckle front axle. More Info

$159.99
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QU40773 Knuckle Shim Kit for Ford F-100, F-250 Dana 44 Closed Knuckle Front Axles with 8 Bolt Ball Seals Includes a selection of rectangular shims to adjust the Knuckle Bearing preload. Services one side of your vintage 1959-1965 Ford F-100 1/2 ton 4x4 or 1959-1975 Ford F-250 3/4 ton 4x4 Regular Cab truck with the standard Dana 44 closed knuckle front axle. More Info

$14.98
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QU20091 Trapezoid Knuckle Shims for Many 1963-1975 Ford F-100, F-250 Dana 44 Closed Knuckle Front Axles with 8 Bolt Ball Seals fit between the combination steering arm/upper king pin to adjust the turning preload for the Drivers Side Steering Knuckle on your vintage Ford F100 or F250 4x4 truck. 0.005" Shim. More Info

$10.00
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QU40188 Ford F-100, F-250 8 Bolt Knuckle Ball Seal Kit for Dana 44 Standard Front Axles Is a genuine original equipment Kit for Dana 44 standard duty closed knuckle front axles in 1959-1965 Ford F-100 1/2 ton 4x4s and 1959-1975 Ford F-250 3/4 ton 4x4 Regular Cab trucks with the standard Dana 44 closed knuckle front axle. More Info

$71.98
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QU50627 Ford F-100, F-250 Dana 44 Closed Knuckle Timken® Knuckle Bearing Cup For Dana 44 Standard Duty closed knuckle front axles in 1959-1965 Ford F-100 1/2 ton 4x4s and 1959-1975 Ford F-250 3/4 ton 4x4 Regular Cab trucks with the standard Dana 44 closed knuckle front axle. More Info

$8.98
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QU50628 Ford F-100, F-250 Dana 44 Closed Knuckle Timken® Knuckle Bearing For Dana 44 Standard Duty closed knuckle front axles in 1959-1965 Ford F-100 1/2 ton 4x4s and 1959-1975 Ford F-250 3/4 ton 4x4 Regular Cab trucks with the standard Dana 44 closed knuckle front axle. More Info

$22.87
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TK50784 Torque King Timken Small Closed Knuckle King Pin Bearing Kit For Ford Dana 44. More Info

$115.62
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Differential and Pinion Bearings (Individual)

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There was a differential Side Bearing change which according to Dana was effective with the 1967 model year. My Ford parts books do not give a year break and my memory is a bit hazy on which years took the small ID or Large ID Bearings, but I believe 1967 was the change over year.
All bearings are not created equal for fit or durability, so we only stock first class, long lasting, Timken® Differential and Pinion Bearings for your Dana front axle. Timken® was and is a a major original equipment supplier of top-notch bearing components to Dana Spicer. Since I first started rebuilding Dana axles in the mid 1970's, I have found Timken® Bearings to be the most consistent in relation to the published dimensions of any bearing on the market which makes rebuilding an axle right the first time a WHOLE lot easier!

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QU50533 Timken® Outer Pinion Bearing Cup For 1959-1966 Ford F-100 1/2 ton 4x4s and 1959-1975 Ford F-250 3/4 ton 4x4 Regular Cab trucks with the standard Dana 44 closed knuckle front axle. More Info

$9.32
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QU50534 Timken® Outer Pinion Bearing For 1959-1965 Ford F-100 1/2 ton 4x4s and 1959-1975 Ford F-250 3/4 ton 4x4 Regular Cab trucks with the standard Dana 44 closed knuckle front axle. More Info

$20.96
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QU50535 Timken® Inner Pinion Bearing Cup For 1959-1965 Ford F-100 1/2 ton 4x4s and 1959-1975 Ford F-250 3/4 ton 4x4 Regular Cab trucks with the standard Dana 44 closed knuckle front axle. More Info

$11.64
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QU50536 Timken® Inner Pinion Bearing For 1959-1965 Ford F-100 1/2 ton 4x4s and 1959-1975 Ford F-250 3/4 ton 4x4 Regular Cab trucks with the standard Dana 44 closed knuckle front axle. More Info

$26.22
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QU50538 Timken® Large Inside Diameter Differential Side Bearing For 1967-1975 Ford F-250 Dana 44 Closed Knuckle Front Axles with differential side bearings having 1.796" inside diameter. (uses 2) More Info

$17.72
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QU50683 Timken® Small Inside Diameter Differential Side Bearing For 1959-1965 Ford F-100, F-250 Dana 44 Closed Knuckle Front Axles with differential side bearings having 1.688" inside diameter. (uses 2) More Info

$27.65
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QU50537 Timken® Differential Side Bearing Cup For 1959-1965 Ford F-100 1/2 ton 4x4s and 1959-1975 Ford F-250 3/4 ton 4x4 Regular Cab trucks with the standard Dana 44 closed knuckle front axle. (uses 2) More Info

$12.36
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Differential Bearing and Seal Kits

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Most 1959 to 1965 Ford F150 1/2 ton truck, and 1959-1975 F-250 3/4 ton trucks with closed knuckle Dana 44 Front Axles used part time transfer cases and have lockout hubs. With a part time transfer case and lockout hubs, the axle shafts and differential parts do not rotate, so extreme diff/pinion bearing wear is rather rare except in work trucks. However, the flip side is water condensation in the diff has a tendency to cause rust and pitting of the bearings. If your vintage Ford has been used a lot in 4x4 mode or parked outside and subject to temperature changes, there is a good chance that significant wear or water damage may have occurred on your differential and pinion bearings. When you replace the bearings, do not forget to replace the inner axle shaft oil seals.

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QU50576 Differential Bearing and Seal Kit For 1959-1965 Ford F-100 1/2 ton 4x4s and 1959-1975 Ford F-250 3/4 ton 4x4 Regular Cab trucks with the standard Dana 44 closed knuckle front axle features first class Timken® Differential and Pinion Bearings, plus Pinion Seal, Pinion Nut, Crush Sleeve, Gear Marking Compound, Threadlocker, and RTV Sealant. More Info

$149.00
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Differential Parts

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QU30170U Loaded Differential Case For Dana 44 with 3.92 to 5.89 ratio gear sets and 30 spline axle shafts. More Info

$115.00
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QU40632 Empty Differential Case Kit For Dana Model 44 3.73 and numerically lower ratios. Includes ring gear bolts and diff shims. More Info

$129.98
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QU40633 Loaded Differential Case Assembly For Dana Model 44 3.73 and numerically lower ratios. Includes spider gears, diff bearings, ring gear bolts and diff shims. More Info

$381.82
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QU40634 Empty Differential Case Kit For Dana Model 44 3.92 and numerically higher ratios. Includes ring gear bolts and diff shims. More Info

$129.98
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QU40635 Loaded Differential Case Assembly For Dana Model 44 3.92 and numerically higher ratios. Includes spider gears, diff bearings, ring gear bolts, and diff shims. More Info

$366.64
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Gaskets and Gasket Makers

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The original Dana 44 differential covers are stamped from thin gauge material with embossed flanges which were made for use with a cut gasket. If you desire, you can combine a gasket with a very thin film of RTV on each side, but using RTV sealant without a gasket is NOT recommended. We stock both Ultra Gray RTV Sealant and genuine Dana Diff Cover Gaskets.

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QU40214 Dana 44 Cover Gasket Is a genuine original equipment Dana Gasket for all Dana-Spicer Model 44 axles. More Info

$7.58
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S82194 Ultra Gray RTV Sealant Combines high adhesion and resistance to both conventional and synthetic gear lubes. The perfect choice to seal the differential cover on your later production closed knuckle Dana 44HD front axle. More Info

$8.85
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Hubs and Hub Parts

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QU51181 Warn 20990 Premium Hub Set for Dana 44 Front Axles With internally splined front wheel hubs. Reliable and good looking. QU51181 Fits most Ford Dana 44 1959-1975.

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$129.99
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QU56018 Warn Manual Hub Set More Info

$99.99
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QU56019 1 Side Warn Manual Hub Set More Info

$80.00
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QK4918 Hub Service Kit For QU56018 Warn Manual Hub Set. More Info

$36.84
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QU40044 Hub Dial O-Ring For Dana original equipment plastic dial, spline mount factory hubs used on 1968 to 1975 standard duty Ford F-250 Dana 44 front axles with internally splined wheel hubs. More Info

$2.98
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QU40699 Large Hub Plate to Wheel Hub Internal Snap Ring For Dana original equipment, plastic dial, spline mount factory hubs used on 1968 to 1975 standard duty Ford F-250 Dana 44 front axles with internally splined wheel hubs.

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$11.99
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QU40032 Axle Shaft Snap Ring Is a genuine original equipment part for 1968 to 1975 standard duty Ford F-250 Dana 44 front axles with internally splined wheel hubs. More Info

$2.50
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QU40154 Hub Cam Body for Spicer Plastic Dial Internal Mount Hubs Is a new old stock (NOS) genuine Spicer replacement part for original equipment Spicer Lockout Hubs used on 1968 to 1975 standard duty Ford F-250 Dana 44 front axles with internally splined wheel hubs. More Info

$10.34
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QU40050 Spicer Tapered Hub Spring For Spicer Plastic Dial factory hub-locks or full time drive gears. More Info

$59.51
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QU40035 Hub Spring Plate Fits between the QU40050 hub spring and the outer wheel bearing cup on 1968 to 1975 standard duty Ford F-250 Dana 44 front axles with internally splined wheel hubs. More Info

$8.51
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QU20371U Used Wheel Hub for 1960.5-1965 Ford F100 4x4 trucks is a serviceable used front wheel hub for Dana 44 closed knuckle front axles. More Info

$200.00
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QU20382U Used Wheel Hub for 1969.5-1975 Ford F250 4x4 trucks with the standard 3300 pound Dana 44 closed knuckle front axle is a serviceable used front wheel hub for your regular cab Ford F250. More Info

$195.00
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QU56023U Used Manual Hub Set For mid 1960's to early 1970's vintage Ford Dana 44 front axles that take QU56018 Manual Hubs. More Info

$70.00
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QU20389U One Functional Used Dana Factory Lockout Hub and Red Dial fits 1959-1975 F150 and F250 with Dana 44 front axles with splined wheel hubs. Complete except for QU40035 Spring Plate which must be ordered separately. More Info

$75.00
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QU40427 Front End Hub Cap for 1966-1979 Ford Bronco Dana 44 front axles. More Info

$19.99
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Manuals and Technical Information

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Knowing how to do the job right the first time is half the battle. With our detailed, easy to read, and well illustrated technical publications, you get accurate service procedures, torque specifications, and tool recommendations.

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TM4400 Pinion and Differential Bearing Service On Dana-Spicer Monobeam Axles Covers step by step in text and photos the differential service procedures, specifications, and tools needed to replace differential and pinion bearings in Dana Spicer front or rear drive axles. More Info

$20.95
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Miscellaneous Parts

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QU90009 Universal Axle Service Pack Is the Bargain Priced Chemical Service Pack included in many of our QU series Differential Bearing Kits. You get Threadlocker for the ring gear bolts, diff cap bolts, and pinion nut, QU90008 Gear Marking Compound for checking the tooth pattern on your gear set, Blue RTV sealant for the diff cover and a small brush to apply the Gear Marking Compound. More Info

$6.97
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Pinion Seals and Pinion Yokes

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Ford used several different Dana 44 front Pinion Yokes on 1959 to 1975 Dana 44 closed knuckle front axles. The front pinion shaft on 1959-1965 models (and possibly some 1966 axles) has 10 splines and we do not have any yokes for these early axles. 1966-1975 F250s with part time transfer cases used 26 spline front axle Pinion Yokes made to take ">QU40772 3-5/8" wide front universal joint with 1-1/16" diameter cups. 1974 and 1975 F250 4x4s with the New Process NP203 full time transfer case have Double Cardan Front Constant Velocity Driveshafts using 3-7/32" wide universal joints.

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QU40215 Dana 44 Front Axle Pinion Seal Is a genuine original equipment pinion seal for all 1959-1965 Ford F-100 1/2 ton 4x4s and 1959-1975 Ford F-250 3/4 ton 4x4 Regular Cab trucks with the standard Dana 44 closed knuckle front axle. More Info

$19.23
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QU40849 1310 Dana 44 Full Time Front Pinion Yoke Is a stock type Pinion Yoke that fits 1974-1975 Ford F-250 3/4 ton 4x4 Regular Cab trucks with the standard Dana 44 closed knuckle front axle and NP203 full time transfer cases. U-Joint width is 3-7/32". More Info
Also see QU40734 Strap and Bolt style Yoke

$59.91
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QU40768 1310/1330 Driveshaft U-Bolt Kit for Stock Pinion Yoke Fits original equipment type pinion yokes on 1959-1965 Ford F-100 1/2 ton 4x4s and 1959-1975 Ford F-250 3/4 ton 4x4 Regular Cab trucks with front axle pinion yokes made for 1-1/16" diameter cups. More Info

$8.99
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QU40848 1330 Dana 44 Replacement Pinion Yoke Is a genuine Dana Yoke that fits 1967-1975 Ford F-250 3/4 ton 4x4 Regular Cab trucks with the standard Dana 44 closed knuckle front axle and part time transfer cases. U-Joint width is 3-5/8". More Info

$95.70
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QU40735 U-joint Strap and Bolt Kit for QU40848 Pinion Yoke Is used to attach your front driveshaft to QU40848 Dana 44 Replacement Pinion Yoke. More Info

$8.40
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QU40905 1350 Driveshaft U-Bolt Kit for 1959-1965 Heavy-Duty Pinion Yoke Fits original equipment 10 spline pinion yokes on 1959-1965 trucks with front axle pinion yokes made for 1-3/16" diameter cups.
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$8.98
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QU20390U Used 1330 Series 26 Spline U-Bolt Style Pinion End Yoke for 1979 and prior Ford Dana 44 front axles. More Info

$30.00
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Ring and Pinion Kits

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QU40177 Genuine Dana 4.09 Ring and Pinion Kit With pinion bearings, pinion seal, and small parts for standard Dana 44 axles. Use with 26 spline pinion yoke. More Info

$386.17
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QU40447 Genuine Dana 3.54 Ring and Pinion Kit With pinion bearings and small parts for Dana 44. More Info

$334.98
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Small Parts

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Sometimes, you just need one or two small parts to get back on the road. Between the small parts listed in this section and many others listed under part specific headings elsewhere on the page, we probably have that pesky little part you have to have but just can't find anywhere else.

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QU40209 Dana 44 Ring Gear Bolt For Dana 44 Axles. Genuine Dana-Spicer Grade 9 Bolt has locking teeth under the hex head to prevent loosening under any load conditions. More Info

Dan the Gear Man® Safety Note: Ring Gear Bolts are designed for a single use. They must be replaced after they are removed!

$1.25
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QU40343 Dana 44 Hardened Differential Cap Retaining Bolt Genuine original equipment hex-head bolt for Dana Spicer Model 44 front axle differential bearing caps fits all 1959-1965 Ford F-100 1/2 ton 4x4s and 1959-1975 Ford F-250 3/4 ton 4x4 Regular Cab trucks with the standard Dana 44 closed knuckle front axle. More Info

$2.99
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QU40028 Dana 44 Inner Pinion Bearing Slinger Is a genuine Dana original equipment Oil Slinger. QU40028 fits between your Dana 44 axle's inner pinion bearing and pinion head. More Info

$4.67
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QU40448 Dana 44 Inner Pinion Bearing Oil Baffle Is a genuine Dana original equipment stepped, stamped steel Oil Baffle. QU40448 fits between your Dana 44 axle's inner pinion bearing cup and the axle housing on 1959-1965 Ford F-100 1/2 ton 4x4s and 1959-1975 Ford F-250 3/4 ton 4x4 Regular Cab trucks with the standard Dana 44 closed knuckle front axle. More Info

$2.67
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QU40002 Outer Pinion Bearing Slinger QU40002 is a genuine Dana-Spicer part that fits between the outer pinion bearing and pinion yoke on 1959-1965 Ford F-100 1/2 ton 4x4s and 1959-1975 Ford F-250 3/4 ton 4x4 Regular Cab trucks with the standard Dana 44 closed knuckle front axle. More Info

$3.60
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QU40311 Dana 44 Front Differential and Pinion Shim Kit For1 959-1965 Ford F-100 1/2 ton 4x4s and 1959-1975 Ford F-250 3/4 ton 4x4 Regular Cab trucks with the standard Dana 44 closed knuckle front axle. Genuine Dana-Spicer Shim Kit includes pinion depth shims, pinion preload shims, differential adjusting shims, pinion nut, pinion washer, and differential cover pan gasket. More Info

$46.00
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QU40009 Dana 44 Axle Pinion Lock Nut Is a genuine Dana-Spicer original equipment replacement locking nut that fits 1959-1965 Ford F-100 1/2 ton 4x4s and 1959-1975 Ford F-250 3/4 ton 4x4 Regular Cab trucks with the standard Dana 44 closed knuckle front axle. More Info

$3.97
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QU40010 Dana 44 Axle Pinion Washer Is a genuine Dana-Spicer flat washer that fits between the pinion nut and pinion yoke on 1959-1965 Ford F-100 1/2 ton 4x4s and 1959-1975 Ford F-250 3/4 ton 4x4 Regular Cab trucks with the standard Dana 44 closed knuckle front axle. More Info

$2.96
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QU42009 Original Equipment 7/16" ID Tapered Locking Bushing Cone for Ford Dana 44 Front Steering Arms Fits the steering arms on 1960.5-1975 standard Ford Dana 44 closed knuckle front axles with a trapezoid steering arm to steering knuckle bolt pattern and a steering arm attached with 7/16" studs. More Info

$17.98
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Spindles and Spindle Nuts

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We stock the spindle nut parts for 1959-1966 Ford F-100 and 1959 1975 Ford F-250 standard Dana 44 front closed knuckle axle which uses a 3 piece double nut and washer set to adjust and retain the wheel bearings. We no longer have a source for new spindles.

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QU40004 Ford F-100, F-250 Standard Dana 44 Front Inner Spindle Nut Threads on the spindle and fits against your outer wheel bearing to provide correct wheel bearing end-play on 1959-1965 Ford F-100 1/2 ton 4x4s and 1959-1975 Ford F-250 3/4 ton 4x4 Regular Cab trucks with the standard Dana 44 closed knuckle front axle. More Info

$15.96
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QU40060 Ford F-100, F-250 Standard Dana 44 Front Spindle Lock Washer Locks your QU40004 Inner Spindle Nut in position when properly installed .on 1959-1965 Ford F-100 1/2 ton 4x4s and 1959-1975 Ford F-250 3/4 ton 4x4 Regular Cab trucks with the standard Dana 44 closed knuckle front axle. More Info

$3.99
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QU40031 Ford F-100, F-250 Standard Dana 44 Front Outer Spindle Nut Is tightened against your QU40060 Spindle Lock Washer to keep it in place and it acts as a jam nut effectively locking both spindle nuts and the washer together on 1959-1965 Ford F-100 1/2 ton 4x4s and 1959-1975 Ford F-250 3/4 ton 4x4 Regular Cab trucks with the standard Dana 44 closed knuckle front axle. More Info

$14.99
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QK4727 Ford Ford F-100, F-250 Standard Dana 44 Front Spindle Nut Kit Includes one each of QU40004 Inner Spindle Nut, QU40060 Spindle Lock Washer, and QU40031 Outer Spindle Nut. For 1959-1965 Ford F-100 1/2 ton 4x4s and 1959-1975 Ford F-250 3/4 ton 4x4 Regular Cab trucks with the standard Dana 44 closed knuckle front axle. More Info

$19.99
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TKA20267 Torque King® Ford F-100, F-250 Standard Dana 44 Front Spindle Is a brand new Front Spindle with pre-installed QU40025 Spindle Bushing. This part fits 1960.5-1965 Ford F-100 1/2 ton 4x4s and 1960.5-1975 Ford F-250 3/4 ton 4x4 Regular Cab trucks with the standard Dana 44 closed knuckle front axle. Vehicle build date must be after January 25, 1960. More Info
Available Limited to stock on hand: QU20267U Used Dana 44 Closed Knuckle Front Spindle

$199.50
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Spindle Bushings

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One of these Bushings are pressed into the inboard side of each spindle to support your outer axle shaft. These are one of the most common 1959-1975 Ford Dana 44 closed knuckle front end parts requiring replacement as both the thrust face and inside diameter of the Bushing are subject to wear.

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QU40025 Spindle and Axle Shaft Bushing for Ford Dana 44 Closed Knuckle Axles Is a genuine original equipment flanged Bronze Bushing that gets pressed into the back of the spindle to support the axle shafts in your on 1959-1965 Ford F-100 1/2 ton 4x4s and 1959-1975 Ford F-250 3/4 ton 4x4 Regular Cab trucks with the standard Dana 44 closed knuckle front axle. More Info

$12.99
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Steering Arms

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QU20383U Good Used Axle Steering Arm with Trapezoid Bolt Pattern for 1967-1975 Ford F250 4x4 trucks with standard Dana 44 closed knuckle front axles. More Info

$195.00
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Steering Knuckles

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QU42009 Original Equipment 7/16" ID Tapered Locking Bushing Cone for Ford Dana 44 Front Steering Arms Fits the steering arms on 1960.5-1975 standard Ford Dana 44 closed knuckle front axles with a trapezoid steering arm to steering knuckle bolt pattern and a steering arm attached with 7/16" studs. More Info

$17.98
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QU20380U Used Right Steering Knuckle for all 1974-1975 F250 with 8 bolt ball seal Dana 44 Closed Knuckle Front Axles. More Info

$225.00
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QU20499U Good Used Right Steering Knuckle for Ford F250 Standard Dana 44 3300 pound front axle. Fits 1967-1972 and manual steering 1973 models. More Info

$195.00
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QU20500U Good Used Left Steering Knuckle for Ford F250 standard Dana 44 3300 pound front axle. Fits 1967-1972 and manual steering 1973 models. More Info

$225.00
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Tools

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Having the right tool for the job makes the work easier and faster, plus the correct tool will usually minimize the chances of wrecking parts. We offer many special tools made specifically for the Dana 44 front axle in your 1959-1965 F-100 or 1959-1975 Ford F-250 4x4.

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QT1044 Inner Pinion Bearing Installer For Dana 44 front axles in 1959-1965 Ford F-100 1/2 ton 4x4s and 1959-1975 Ford F-250 full size 4x4 trucks. More Info

$31.00
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QT1115 Dana 44 Differential Side Bearing Installer For Dana-Spicer Model 44 front 4x4 front axles. QT1115 features a raised internal ring that contacts the bearing inner face so you can press or drive your diff bearings on without damaging the cage. More Info

$34.98
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QT1812 Outer Pinion Bearing Cup Installer Installer attaches to one of our QT1100 Series Driver Handles. Our precision CNC machined steel Installer is makes installing your QU50533 Outer Pinion Bearing Cup a simple and fast procedure. More Info

$19.97
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QT1100 Series Driver Handles Are used in conjunction with our seal and bearing cup installers. More Info

$19.97
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QT1032 Case Spreader Is used to relieve the differential bearing preload making it easy to safely remove and install your front differential without damaging expensive critical parts. More Info

$209.98
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QT1803 Bearing Cup Installer for Inner Wheel Bearing Cup On 1959-1965 Ford F-100 and 1959-1975 F-250 Dana 44 Front Axles. More Info

$24.97
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QT1802 Bearing Cup Installer for Outer Wheel Bearing Cup On all 1959-1965 Ford F-100 1/2 ton 4x4s and 1959-1975 Ford F-250 Dana 44 Front Axles. More Info

$25.97
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QT1504 1959-1969-5 Wheel Seal Installer For all 1959-1965 Ford F-100 and 1959-1969.5 F-250 Dana 44 Front Axles with internally splined wheel hubs. Does NOT fit QU90001 Seal used on 1969.5 to 1975 hubs. More Info

$32.97
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QT1502 1969.5-1975 Wheel Seal Installer For all 1969-1/2 to 1975 Ford F-100 and F-250 Dana 44 Front Axles with internally splined wheel hubs. Does NOT fit QU50654 Seal used on 1959-early 1969 hubs. More Info

$26.98
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QT1012i Spindle Nut Socket For all 1959-1965 Ford F-100 1/2 ton 4x4s and 1959-1975 Ford F-250 Dana 44 Front Axles. More Info

$16.98
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QT1025 Universal Spindle Nut Socket For all 1959-1965 Ford F-100 1/2 ton 4x4s and 1959-1975 Ford F-250 Dana 44 Front Axles. More Info

$34.50
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QT5500 Wheel Bearing Packer Takes the mess out of packing wheel bearings, plus it minimizes the chances of getting contaminants mixed with your wheel bearing grease. The QT5500 Bearing Packer does an absolutely beautiful job of forcing grease between the individual bearing rollers. The easiest and most efficient way to repack the front wheel bearings on your Ford 4x4! More Info

$33.53
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QT1023 Triple Thread Universal Spindle Puller Use with any 5/8" fine thread slide hammer to quickly and easily remove those rusted in front wheel bearing spindles on your 1959-1965 Ford F-100 1/2 ton 4x4s and 1959-1975 Ford F-250 Dana 44 Front Axle without damage! Essential for servicing axle u-joints, king pins, spindle bearings, inner axle seals, and differentials on 1959-1975 Ford F-250 Dana 44 Front Axles. Also works on most Dana 50IFS, Dana 44, Dana 30, Dana 27, and Dana 25 front axles. More Info

$88.00
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QT1200 Tie Rod Separator Allows you to remove the separate tie rod and drag link ends without wrecking the seals or screwing up your steering linkage ends. More Info

$59.98
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Wheel Bearings and Seals (Individual)

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Ford used the same wheel bearings for all 1959 to 1965 F-100 and 1959-1975 F-250 4x4s with standard Dana 44 closed knuckle front axles (use QU40188 8 bolt knuckle seals). There is a choice between two different wheel seals with the change occurring in mid-model year 1969. QU50578 Seal is are correct for 1959-1968 vehicles and 1969 F-250s up to serial number F70, 000. QU90001 fits 1969 F-250s starting with serial number F70000 and 1970 to 1975 F-250s.

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QU50447 Timken® Outer Wheel Bearing Cup For all 1959-1965 Ford F-100 1/2 ton 4x4s and 1959-1975 Ford F-250 3/4 ton 4x4 Regular Cab trucks with the standard Dana 44 closed knuckle front axle. More Info

$6.40
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QU50448 Timken® Outer Wheel Bearing For all 1959-1965 Ford F-100 1/2 ton 4x4s and 1959-1975 Ford F-250 3/4 ton 4x4 Regular Cab trucks with the standard Dana 44 closed knuckle front axle. More Info

$13.77
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QU50577 Timken® Inner Wheel Bearing Cup For all 1959-1965 Ford F-100 1/2 ton 4x4s and 1959-1975 Ford F-250 3/4 ton 4x4 Regular Cab trucks with the standard Dana 44 closed knuckle front axle. More Info

$9.11
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QU50578 Timken® Inner Wheel Bearing For all 1959-1965 Ford F-100 1/2 ton 4x4s and 1959-1975 Ford F-250 3/4 ton 4x4 Regular Cab trucks with the standard Dana 44 closed knuckle front axle. More Info

$13.91
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QU50654 1959 to 1969-1/2 Inner Wheel Seal for Ford Dana 44 Internal Spline Wheel Hub Fits all 1959-1965 Ford F-100 1/2 ton 4x4s and 1959-1969.5 Ford F-250 3/4 ton 4x4 Regular Cab trucks with the standard Dana 44 closed knuckle front axle and vehicle serial numbers up to F70000. Seal width is 1/4", seal outside diameter is 3-1/4". More Info

$14.25
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QU90001 1969-1/2 to 1975 Inner Wheel Seal for Ford F250 Dana 44 Internal Spline Wheel Hub Fits all 1969.5 to 1975 Ford F-250 3/4 ton 4x4 Regular Cab trucks with the standard Dana 44 closed knuckle front axle and a vehicle serial number of F70001 or higher. Seal outside diameter is approximately 3-21/64". More Info

$8.27
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Wheel Bearing and Seal Kits

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Ford used the same wheel bearings for all 1959 to 1965 F-100 and 1959-1975 F-250 4x4s with standard Dana 44 closed knuckle front axles (these vehicles use QU40188 8 bolt knuckle seals). There is a choice between two different wheel seals with the change occurring in mid-model year 1969. TK4911F/TK4912F Kits are correct for 1959-1968 vehicles and 1969 F-250 trucks up to serial number F70, 000. TK4711/TK4780 Kits fit 1969 F-250s starting with serial number F70000 and 1970 to 1975 F-250s. Kits include Timken® Wheel Bearings and North American made Wheel Seals, plus you can order a Kit with or without install tools!

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TK4911F Torque King® Master Wheel Bearing Kits with Tools for 1959-1969.5 Ford Dana 44 Front Axles Fit 1959 to 1965 Ford F-100 and 1959-1969.5 F-250 4x4 trucks with standard Dana 44 closed knuckle front axles. 1969 vehicles that use this Kit will have a serial number below F70001. More Info

$208.50
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TK4912F Torque King® Wheel Bearing Parts Only Kits for 1959-1969.5 Ford Dana 44 Front Axles Fit 1959 to 1965 Ford F-100 and 1959-1969.5 F-250 4x4 trucks with standard Dana 44 closed knuckle front axles. 1969 vehicles that use this Kit will have a serial number below F70001. Includes 4 Timken® Bearings with Bearing Cups and 2 Wheel Seals. More Info

$104.98
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TK4711 Torque King® Master Wheel Bearing Kits with Tools for 1969.5-1975 Ford Dana 44 Closed Knuckle Front Axles Fit 1969.5-1975 F250s with standard Dana 44 closed knuckle front axles. 1969 vehicles that use this Kit will have a serial number above F70000. More Info

$189.97
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TK4780 Torque King® Wheel Bearing Parts Kits for 1969.5-1975 Ford Dana 44 Closed Knuckle Front Axles Fit 1969.5-1975 F250s with standard Dana 44 closed knuckle front axles. 1969 vehicles that use this Kit will have a serial number above F70000. More Info

$98.98
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Discontinued Tools

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QT1815 Inner Pinion Bearing Cup Installer Attaches to one of our QT1100 Series Driver Handles. Our precision CNC machined steel Installer is makes installing your QU50539 Inner Pinion Bearing Cup a simple and fast procedure. Superseded by QT1812.

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QT1097 Differential Master Bearings Slip on your differential in place of the taper bearings and cups. Used along with a dial indicator to determine the correct differential shim thickness. Discontinued.

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QT9018 5 Pound Dead Blow Hammer Is just about the first tool you will reach for to do a multitude of jobs on your Ford 4x4. From seating differentials to removing rusted on wheels, the ability to apply persuasive force without damaging the reluctant part will make you wonder how you ever lived without this essential tool. Discontinued.