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Old 03-13-2012, 02:36 AM   #1
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Locker questions plz help

Would it hurt if I put a locker in my rear axle if when I go out on trails I use my 4x4

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Old 03-13-2012, 02:38 AM   #2
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lockers are meant for offroad, how would it hurt anything?

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Old 03-13-2012, 02:40 AM   #3
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If I don't put a locker in my front axle would it hurt to use the 4x4 if I only put 1 in the back
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Old 03-13-2012, 02:44 AM   #4
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not at all.. now depending on what rear axle you have and the tire size you run then you might have a different story
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D35 and a 31" tire
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i think you'd be alright, but again it makes no difference really if you have a locker up front or not, most people add one to the rear first as it will make more of a difference back there.

The d35 is not known for being a very good axle and is prone to breaking, i've personally had to replace broken spider gears on someones because they literally cracked in half.. you will typically strengthen the d35 a bit when you put a locker in as it will replace the spider and side gears, but then you need to mind your p's and q's because you're still dealing with a sub par axle housing, and ring and pinion setup. you might be fine locked on 31s but i dont think anyone will make any guarantees. What locker do you plan on running?
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Powertrax lock right
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Old 03-13-2012, 02:55 AM   #8
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do a bit of research before deciding to spend the money to put it in..
Richmond Gear (Lock-Right) Powertrax No Slip Locker Reviews, Ratings, Specs & Prices
read through the reviews there..
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Old 03-13-2012, 02:59 AM   #9
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Ok thank u
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Old 03-13-2012, 03:14 AM   #10
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not a problem

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