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Old March 13th, 2011, 06:33 PM   #1
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Dana 30 ford 8.8

I want my 98 grand cherokee to be a great dd plus be a weekend wheeler so will a hp dana 30 and a 8.8 be a good combo and hold up to 35s I now the 8.8 will but my concern is the dana 30
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Old March 13th, 2011, 06:37 PM   #2
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I have a 92 yj with that combo and work very well with my v8 power.
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Old March 13th, 2011, 07:33 PM   #3
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Nice. Guess that sums that up
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Old March 14th, 2011, 07:19 AM   #4
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I also have the same setup in my yj with a heathy v8. I just am easy on the 30 at times. But no problems so far.
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Old March 14th, 2011, 08:48 AM   #5
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Yeah it will as long as you aren't retarded on the skinny pedal or don't run the front locked.
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Old March 14th, 2011, 09:19 AM   #6
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my 30 held up decent to 36 iroks, until i locked it, and even then it held up pretty good. I was not easy on it, at all
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Old March 14th, 2011, 06:26 PM   #7
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I've got the same combo, broke a few axles ujoints and just recently broke the ring gear in the 30. I have a lockright in the 30 and it really helps get you around but it breaks so I'm gunna be looking for an upgrade
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