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Old 02-03-2008, 04:33 PM   #1  
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Default 28 spline forged axles enough?

I'm running about 415rwhp now, and am thinking about hooking up my rear end to handle a little more power. Right now I'm running 295 street tires for fear of grenading my stock rear equipped with 4.10s. What do you guys recommend I do to make sure I don't explode my rear when I start launching this thing on DRs? I was looking at getting a set of Moser 28 spline forged steel axles but don't know if that would be enough.
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If you are gonig to bother doing it at all, do it right. Get a 31 spline carrier and axles and that should be good. Or you could always loolk around for something stronger.
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Thanks sinister, I eventually want to go, 31 spline axles and carrier after I forge my bottom end. But I'm wondering if swapping out the stock axles for forged steel will be enough for about 425rwhp on DRs.
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Thanks sinister, I eventually want to go, 31 spline axles and carrier after I forge my bottom end. But I'm wondering if swapping out the stock axles for forged steel will be enough for about 425rwhp on DRs.
It maybe alright, but no guarantees!
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Old 02-06-2008, 03:12 AM   #5  
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If i were u I would go with 31 spline with an eaton posi and then call it a day.
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If i were u I would go with 31 spline with an eaton posi and then call it a day.
+1......do it right the first time and be done with it
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I think it worth just getting 31 spline axles and carrier. It might set up back a few hundred more dollars, but then your car will be ready for about anything you throw at it.
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i'd upgrade to the 31 spline. the 28's don't like big sticky tires.. but street tires you'll be ok.
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Old 02-07-2008, 02:18 AM   #9  
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31 spline and an eaton ftw!
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