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Old 04-05-2012, 12:29 AM
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Bring yer Green Machine up here and give it a real work out. I'll get ya some pic's when the snow clears and I put the 33"s back on.
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Haha thanks, ya i have always wanted to visit alaska, my brother was born in Kodiak. My mom and dad lived there for a while and had a few GMC jimmies that they went wheeling in. My mom didn't like it cause of all the bumps and feelings of tipping over
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Haha thanks, ya i have always wanted to visit alaska, my brother was born in Kodiak. My mom and dad lived there for a while and had a few GMC jimmies that they went wheeling in. My mom didn't like it cause of all the bumps and feelings of tipping over
Heck Man that's just the highway here. When the snow is about gone on the passes in a few weeks I'll get ya some wheeling pic's. But Damn I'll be pissed if I flop this one. I want to keep it as a town car.

As he plans a speed run down suicide hill.
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Old 04-05-2012, 12:42 AM
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Haha speed run down suicide hill huh? Sounds like when i was a kid we used to name everything.
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37s might be to big for the ford 9in?
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37s might be to big for the ford 9in?
Nah, I got 38s on mine THOUGH I haven't done nothing rough to em yet.
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Old 04-07-2012, 11:32 PM
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I got 35s... Not as big but still a lot for the 9 in and the driveline...
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Not for an aftermarket prepped 9", search for some good parts and you won't be left stranded again. Also, that was an u-joint failure, not a axle/differential, u-joints and fittings can be improved too, research! .
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I broke the yoke off the pinion! U joints are fine!
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Hmmm, I ran 37" tires on some 5+ trails with no issues. May have been a faulty part...
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Possibly just worn out?
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9 inch rear ends will hold up ok if ya get some aftermarket drive axles, some spicer u-joints, etc. But for you not to hardly worry bout it, it may be better going with 3/4 or 1 ton rear end.
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Looks like your needing a new pinion! I've always had that happen at that u-joint. Don't worry about that, it only takes some $$$ and some skill to fix!
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I'm with Raleigh and Encho. That's a faulty part, not an overall axle problem. Upgrade the yoke, axles and gears while it's apart... swap for the HD 9" parts and you can run those 37s wherever you want.
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