Nitro Gear & Axle 8.5" Rear Mini Install Kit

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GM 8.5" 10 Bolt Minimum Gear Installation Kit

Kit Contents:

Pinion Seal

Pinion Nut

Crush Sleeve

Pinion Depth Shims, Carrier Side Shims, Ring Gear Bolts, Gasket or Silicone


Marking Compound w/ Brush

The kits assembled by Nitro Gear & Axle only uses the highest quality bearings available from Timken & Koyo. Nitro Gear & Axle does not use any cheap Chinese bearings. By using only Timken & Koyo bearings just like all of the OEM vehicle manufacturers you can be assured that your differential will be reliable, durable, & quiet for years to come.


Differential: GM 8.5" 8-1/2" 10 Bolt

Kit Assembly by: Nitro Gear & Axle


1970-1981 Chevrolet Camaro

1971-1996 Chevy Caprice

1971-1985 Chevrolet Impala

1994-1996 Chevrolet Impala SS

1970-1979 Chevrolet Nova

1970-1977 Chevrolet Monte Carlo

1973-1977 Chevrolet El Camino

1973 Chevrolet Chevelle

1973-1977 Buick Regal

1975-1979 Buick Skylark

1973-1975 Buick Apollo

1984-1987 Buick Grand National GN

1982-1987 Buick Regal T-Type

1987 Buick Regal GNX

1970-1981 Pontiac Firebird Trans Am

1971-1977 Pontiac Ventura

1975-1979 Oldsmobile Omega

1984-1984 Oldsmobile Cutlass Calais Hurst

1978-1996 Chevrolet G10 G20

1978 GMC G15 G25

1981-1986 Chevrolet K5 Blazer

1995-1999 Chevrolet Tahoe

1981-1986 GMC Jimmy

1992-1999 GMC Yukon

1998-2000 GMC Yukon Denali

1981-1999 Chevrolet/GMC Suburban C10, C1500, K10, R10 & V10

1981-1986 Chevrolet/GMC C10 K10 Pickup

1988-1998 Chevrolet/GMC C1500 K1500 Pickup


*All Nitro Gear & Axle brand products are warrantied to be free of manufacturer defects for the specified period. Warranty requests must be made by the original purchaser and submitted by the dealer purchased from. Any parts sent for warranty consideration must be pre-approved and shipped prepaid freight to our facility with copy of RGA for our inspection & determination. We will not pay for labor, shipping cost, loss of revenue or perishable goods, commercial losses, costs of telephone calls, shipping or general inconvenience. This is our only warranty expressed or implied. Unauthorized warranty returns may be refused. Warranty generally covers MFG defects in material or workmanship. Abuse, overloading, improper lubrication, misuse, commercial or competition use voids warranty. Normal characteristics are not warrantable, such as Gear whine. Minor cosmetic flaws, dings, burrs from shipping or manufacturing, are not considered defect, it is installer responsibility to address these at time of install. Customer is responsible for shipping charges if warranty is granted. Warranty is for the original purchaser/user, is not transferable. Warranty covers one replacement or credit solely at our discretion. Warranty determinations are at our sole discretion.

In addition to the above conditions, see special notes for these products:

Ring & Pinion - Warrantied against manufacturing defects. 2 years from date of purchase. Must provide set-up specs.

Chromoly front Axles, Excalibur Joints, 30/30 Birfield kits - Warrantied against manufacturing defects for the life of the vehicle. These products are also covered for Breakage. The Shaft / joint must be BROKEN. Wear, twisting, bending are not warrantable. Damages caused by failure of other parts are not warrantable, for example broken U-joint (other than Nitro Excalibur) causing damage to Axle ears.

Rear Chromoly Axles - Warrantied against manufacturing defects for 5 years. These products are also covered for Breakage. The Shaft must be BROKEN. Worn, twisted, or bent axles are not warrantable.


This product can expose you to chemicals including toluene and benzene, which are known to the State of California to cause cancer and birth defects or other reproductive harm.
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Box Weight: 1 lb

Box Dimensions: 1 x 1 x 1 in

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