Ford atlas axle. I have an atlas axlewhich is now surplus to my needs pm me if interested in buying. Ford escort 1968 1980 koln axle. Like most ford axles the 9 inch has a single hypoid ring gear mounting distance so unlike the dana and gm axles that require unique differential carriers based on ratio a single differential carrier works with all of the ford ratios.
Salisbury ford atlas axle rebuilds the ford motor company reference for this axle was salisbury no connection to the salisbury lsd. Ford atlas axle rebuild parts including bearings oil seals shims gaskets and back covers for the differential. Atlas axle front loaded rear axle englishbanjo axle irs differential ford granada axle.
Atlas type axles were fitted to capri cortina p100 and transit all with different axle tubings and a variety of final drive gear ratios wheel bearing sizes. Unlike the english axle where the whole differential assembly can be removed from the axle the salisbury is one unit and the rotating parts are fitted in from the rear of the axle casing. Atlas axle sort by position part no price set descending direction 1 20 of 62.
A common problem with the ford atlas axle is the rear cover plate gets rusty and ends up porous like a tea bag. And then theres the ongoing debate about how much power they can take for how long and whether. As pictured ford atlas axle centre differential diff unit and planet gears in good condition.
There seems to be so many variations types and sizes that many people are left dazed confused and blinded by names and figures.