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Rear Diff Breathers, heard this a while back

Discussion in 'Technical Chat' started by 28ØØ3, May 16, 2009.

  1. May 16, 2009 at 1:06 PM
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    28ØØ3

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  2. May 16, 2009 at 3:33 PM
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    I had a friend that did this...Only problem is the Baloon tends to degrade over time. Sometimes as quickley as a few months or less. Better off just doing the extended breather, and putting it where water wont get into it. :)
     
  3. May 16, 2009 at 5:49 PM
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    wat?
    there was one that kinda looked like a small, closed shock boot that didnt look too bad. attached to the diff and was like 5" long or so...kinda the same deal but more rugged than a balloon
     
  4. May 16, 2009 at 5:52 PM
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    just use a piece of tube and extend it... fuel injection line works best because it tends to not break down so fast.. i have my running up my bedcage to the height of the top side of my bedside. if water gets that far i have more to worry about then my axle.
     
  5. May 17, 2009 at 5:45 AM
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    Sounds like a workable solution....however, nothing works better than a length of hose.

    On my 96 tacoma, I used 3/8" ID tubing (that orange stuff you get at home depot - it was onsale) and ran it the whole way to the engine compartment. I also extended the front diff breather with same tubing and T'd it in with the rear tubing up at the clutch resevoir.
     
  6. May 17, 2009 at 5:55 AM
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  7. May 17, 2009 at 7:59 AM
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