Originally Posted by TrePaul86
You'll have to swap ebrake cables if you want to keep your ebrake... which means taking apart one side of your 7.5 and one side of your 8.8.... the cables are different... the 8.8 is a bigger cable
my truck came with a 7.5 in it and i just swapped in an 8.8 with no problems.
i used my old ebrake cables and the hardlines for the brakes.
i also went from the 9" drum to the 10" drum when i did the swap.