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Old 12-31-2008, 05:16 PM
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Going to be installing 4 10s soon and not sure if i should replace the axles as well. Is the ring/pinion/bearing kit enough??? Car has 55,000 miles
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Old 12-31-2008, 05:28 PM
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no need to replace the axles UNLESS you goto 31 spline ....otherwise the install bearing kit is all you need + fluid & friction modifer....
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You don't need to replace the axles unless you want to upgrade; or your stock ones are bent like what happened to mine.
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If you can aford it then go ahead and get the 31 and a new locker.If you plan on do some hard launches. Why you have it a part.
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