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Old 10-10-2010, 12:35 PM   #1
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Nice Diff Locker Tutorial

I know it is not a Jeep, but I wanted to know exactly what lockers did.


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Old 10-10-2010, 02:02 PM   #2
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That's pretty awesome. Does anyone know how expensive it would be to add an air locker to a Jeep?

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Old 10-10-2010, 02:10 PM   #3
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Damn did you see at 1:54 how he pressed both buttons with one finger this dude must be getting serious!

good video btw!! I want it just for the buttons LoL
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That's pretty awesome. Does anyone know how expensive it would be to add an air locker to a Jeep?
around 1800 installed
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Old 10-10-2010, 03:41 PM   #5
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I saw on Quadratec the part is around $900.
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Yea, so for the full front and rear plus you'll need a compress, expect around $2000 if you're doing it yourself. It's roughly $850/ea for the lockers + $250 for the ARB compressor, or you can find your own a/c compress and rig it up yourself for less with some fabrication. I know Jerry has had experience with a York F210 compressor and so have a few others, but I don't know how well it pulls double duty with lockers.
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Damn did you see at 1:54 how he pressed both buttons with one finger this dude must be getting serious!

good video btw!! I want it just for the buttons LoL
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Old 10-11-2010, 09:02 PM   #8
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Cool video ...now I know and have something else to add onto my quadratech wishlist
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Old 10-11-2010, 10:11 PM   #9
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Polyperformance sells them cheaper This isn't really a tutorial of locking differentials and how they really work. It's more of an advertisement for ARB lockers.

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