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Old December 30th, 2011, 10:53 AM   #1
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I've got an 8.8 out of an explorer and its got 3.73s in it right now and I'm throwing 4.10 on it and an aussie locker. My question is about the l/s carrier thats in it right now. Do I need to get a normal carrier for new gears and a locker to work? Or will it work with a normal lunchbox locker
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Old December 30th, 2011, 11:21 AM   #2
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you'll need an open carrier. What happened to 4.88s?
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Old December 30th, 2011, 11:34 AM   #3
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Just putting 4.10 in it so I can start wheelin asap, gunna order the 4.88s in a little bit.
U sure on that carrier? Cuz I've heard of guys buying lockers for ls carriers, its just a different part number. Just wanna make sure
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Old December 30th, 2011, 05:41 PM   #4
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Just putting 4.10 in it so I can start wheelin asap, gunna order the 4.88s in a little bit.
U sure on that carrier? Cuz I've heard of guys buying lockers for ls carriers, its just a different part number. Just wanna make sure
Aussie Locker doesn't make a locker for a l/s carrier, you'll need an open carrier.

Lock Right makes a locker for a l/s carrier.
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Old December 30th, 2011, 09:06 PM   #5
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i have a open carrier intrested in the ls carrier you have if ya wanna get rid of it
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Old December 30th, 2011, 09:14 PM   #6
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L/s carriers are weaker compared to open carriers.
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Old January 4th, 2012, 10:43 PM   #7
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Bought yukon 4.88s, should have them installed in about 2 weeks. Question, will the spider gears out of the ls carrier work for when I swap the open carrier in? Or do I need new ones. Dont have the money for an aussie yet
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Old January 4th, 2012, 10:56 PM   #8
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