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Strange HD 9" Ford Housing
For 79-04 Mustang - With Upper Mounts & Ends
Lower Control Arm Mounts Are Not Included


Part Number: HF9M86E

1979-2004 Mustang housing fabrication

Strange HD Ford 9″ housing
With upper control arm mounts & choice of ends
Lower control arm mounts are not included

Ordering a housing in this state is not recommended
Great care must be taken when performing any further welding
Housing end alignment should be re-checked once completed

Information Required
Type of housing ends
Housing width

OEM Ford 8.8 pinion offset is .625″ to passenger side
This housing is .970″ to passenger side due to Ford 9″ limitations

Center Housing – H1112 *
• Constructed from .141″ mild steel
• Heavy duty .282″ thick face plate
• Internal gussets provide rigidity and support axle tubes
• Slots allow exceptional weld contact of housing to tubes
• Extended cover provides clearance for 9″ & 9 1/2″ gear sets

* Modified for this application

Fill & Drain plugs – H1116 / H1117D
• Facilitate fluid changes
• Allows for inspection of ring gear

Vent – H1112B
• Prevents build-up of internal pressure
• Ensures sealing integrity

Housing Tubing – H1141
• DOM 1026 steel
• 3.250″ OD x .250″ wall thickness

1979-2004 Upper Control Arm Mounts
• Strange Heavy Duty

Choice of Housing Ends – H1138 / H1137
• Forged chrome moly
• Accept 3.150″ bearings
• Other Strange housing ends are also available

Professionally Welded
• Jig welded to ensure proper alignment
• Tubes internally & externally welded to housing
• Provides maximum support & rigidity


Related Components

Lube Locker………. H1111S

Axle Packages
Alloy 35………… P3502 / P350258
Pro Race 35….. P1007 / P100758
Pro Race 40….. P1016 / P1014

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Ford 9″ housing / 79-04 Mustang / with ends (no mounts)

Additional information

Weight 0.01 lbs