Ford Pick-ups and Broncos 1987-1996 Repair Guide

Drive Axle


See Figure 1

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Fig. Fig. 1: Differential identification label. Limited slip units have a separate tag secured by a cover bolt

The drive axle code is found stamped on a flat surface on the axle tube, next to the differential housing, or, on a tag secured by one of the differential housing cover bolts. A separate limited-slip tag is attached to the differential housing cover bolt. The letters L-S signifies a limited-slip differential.