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Was it worth a 350 mi round trip.....

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by BigCountryx, Jun 25, 2005.

  1. BigCountryx

    BigCountryx 1/2 ton status

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    and a blown front output seal on my TC? I think so.
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    1 Person can unload these things, but after doing it myself... I don't recomend it
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    Hopefully this thing will start looking a little differetly soon.
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  2. y5mgisi

    y5mgisi 1 ton status

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    Nice!
     
  3. RustBuket

    RustBuket 1/2 ton status

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    Now u need some tires/lift to push those axles to the max.
     
  4. Grieby54

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    Nice man... how much did you pay for them? Any idea what kinda ratio you're running? :cool1:
     
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    cbbr 1 ton status GMOTM Winner

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    Nice score for the mileage if the price was right. :grin:
     
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  7. BigCountryx

    BigCountryx 1/2 ton status

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    1300 bucks OUCH!! but they are a set of low mileage CUCV M1008 axles (5/4 Ton :grin: ) 4.56's with an open front and a Detroit out back. Backlash feels excellent and the gears look like new!!! :cool1:
     
  8. BigCountryx

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    Also, anybody got an exploded view of the my tc so I can see what it's gonna take to fix my leak? I would imagine it's similar to a pinion seal, but I don't know all the ends and outs as I have never yanked the tc before.
     
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    Oh yeah, they guy still has 2 or 3 sets for sale if anybody is interested. 1 set is still on a truck with no engine/tranny. He's in Alexandria LA. and drives a mid 80's ford with 44" boggers and 6" blocks up front :eek1:
     
  10. Grieby54

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    Ouch... big hit to the wallet... but those are gonna be niiiiiice on your rig! :thumb: :woot:
     

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