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Old May 12th, 2007, 07:02 PM   #1
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my frt diff busted (pictured is where the right axle shaft goes in) i beleive when the right inner shaft broke and the non-c-clip mod became useless the inner shaft walked out a little then got jammed upward causing the break



and my doubler shaft sheared in half, the welds and the keyway onthis shaft were intact, the shaft iteslf broke right above the welds


i am seriously thinking of going solid axle in the front and full width, i already have a 1979? front f250 leaf sprung 44, if i do i'll have a bunch of SkyJacker lift parts etc....not sure if i want to yet or not

forgot a pic, heres the inner joint ....... usually i just break the ears off but this time it went all the way down the splines

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Old May 13th, 2007, 12:50 AM   #2
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Nice carnage Johnson.....looks like you had a good day.
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you should stop using the doubler in the yard, it seems like thats when it breaks.
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Old May 14th, 2007, 02:09 AM   #4
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yeah no crap, has the doubler even seen a trail:tonka:
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