Bolts: 10 bolts, Guidelines for Bolt Sizes (click here), opens in new tab or window
Volume: 0.5 qt. over stock, approximately
Dimensions: Click here for dimensions. A separate window or tab will open.
PML makes two covers for the GM 7.5, 7.625 inch ring gear differential, 10 bolts. This cover has a classic straight fin design. For the other cover, see PML Gm 7.5, 7.625, Patterned Fins differential cover.
- Extra capacity
- Drain hole and magnetic drain plug to simplify maintenance
- Straight fins for heat dissipation and a classic look
- Sand cast aluminum construction for thick walls
- Machined gasket flange for a secure seal
- Round shape similar to profile of stock cover
This PML diff cover fits the GM with 7.5 or 7.625 inch (7 1/2 or 7 5/8) ring gear 10 bolt differential. Configurations vary. Typical applications that may be able to use this cover include the following.
- Chevy Astro Van, 1982 to 2005
- Chevy Camaro, 1993 to 2002
- Chevy S10, 1983 to 2004
- Chevy S10 Blazer, 1983 to 2004
- GMC Jimmy, 1984 to 2004
- GMC S15, 1983 to 1994
- GMC Safari Van, 1982 to 2005
- GMC Sonoma, 1991 to 2004
- GMC Typhoon
- Pontiac Firebird, 1993 to 2002
- Some Mazda trucks
Configurations vary. Always check your vehicle to verify differential and clearance.
Bolt Information: GM has used four different bolts on these differentials. See Guidelines for Bolt Sizes (click here), opens in new tab or window
Brackets and Cables: Some vehicles have brackets or cables on or near the stock cover. PML does not have any information on modify these to work with our larger cover. Such modifications are the responsiblity of the installation.
2002 Chevy Blazer
Pat installed this cover on his 2002 Blazer. His stock bolts were 5/16-18x7/8 inch. Our thanks to Pat for the pictures of his installation.
Stock rear differential cover for GM 7.5 inch ring gear on a 2002 Chevy Blazer
GM 7.5 inch ring gear rear differential gears on a 2002 Chevy Blazer
PML differential cover installed on a 2002 Chevy Blazer
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1993 GMC Typhoon
Matthias installed this PML cover on his 1993 GMC Typhoon with a GM 7.625 differential. His truck is lowered by 1.4 inches.
PML differential cover installed on a 1993 GMC Typhoon
1993 GMC Typhoon
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