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Grinding "ears" off front driveshaft???

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by 85mudblazin, Oct 3, 2004.

  1. 85mudblazin

    85mudblazin 1/2 ton status

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    Grinding \"ears\" off front driveshaft???

    Can I grind off those little ears that limit the cv part?? I noticed there are two "ears" on the driveshaft and 2 more little ones in the cv part.
    Thnaks
    -Chris
     
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    Re: Grinding \"ears\" off front driveshaft???

    Yes you can....It is a common upgrade /forums/images/graemlins/waytogo.gif
     
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    Re: Grinding \"ears\" off front driveshaft???

    It is also a written reccomendation in some lift kit instructions. With that kinda idiot liability (general population) I would think it is a safe mod.
     
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    Re: Grinding \"ears\" off front driveshaft???

    Go for it. That was the only way I could get my front shaft to work. I ground them down to almost nothing and it works fine.
     
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    Re: Grinding \"ears\" off front driveshaft???

    If you don't, it's going to break from binding, so if you're going to keep that shaft it'd likely be in your best interest to grind the stops off.
     
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    Re: Grinding \"ears\" off front driveshaft???

    great thanks yall /forums/images/graemlins/thumb.gif
     
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    anyone have pics of this?
     
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    sweet thanks!! :cool1:
     

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