Originally Posted by bbaXJ
From the sounds of what you have planned for it I think the D30 and 231 will be fine. Know your limits and don't get stupid with it and on 33s you'll be alright
We all had a lot of fun wheeling with 36s, 38s, even 44s on Dana 44s with V8s 15-20 years ago. Today they tell you that you'll blow it up in the parking lot.
For 33s, there's no issue at all, IMO. Especially if you want 3.73s, since its easy to just grab a whole spare axle.