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SAT 14TH ROWHER TRAIL 4x4 TRAIL.....

Discussion in 'Southern California' started by EL ROJO, May 7, 2011.

  1. May 16, 2011 at 8:57 AM
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    blackhawke88

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    were you gunning it in 4L or 4H?
     
  2. May 16, 2011 at 9:29 AM
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    DDD

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    I think your problem was too much traction. With larger than stock tires in low range there is a lot of torque put on all of the parts. Something is going to give.

    When I went up my tires were spinning. Less traction equals less force on axles, gears, trans...

    Maybe airing down and crawling up is the right idea, who knows, its still gonna be a lot of force on the drive train.
     
  3. May 16, 2011 at 10:25 AM
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    EL ROJO

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    Yes 4lo. Ya and all the weight was on the rear at that angle, it happened when the back hopped and came back down and grabbed.
     
  4. May 16, 2011 at 10:29 AM
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    yea...if you want to run fast up a hill, I would be in 4H. Last time i gunned it up a hill climb in 4L, i blew my tranny :rolleyes:
     
  5. May 16, 2011 at 1:05 PM
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    that sound the diff made was horrible! bummer
     
  6. May 16, 2011 at 5:18 PM
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    that sounded crazy. its cool though, more beefier parts!
     
  7. May 27, 2011 at 11:28 PM
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    Ya it sounded worse inside! Beefier parts and better gear ratio, getting regeared with 4.56. Also getting rear leaf springs w broken aal replaced with a deaver j59 pack and finally put on the icon rear resi I've had just sitting collectin dust.
     
  8. Aug 26, 2011 at 12:52 PM
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    hey guys...

    can someone tell me the name of that staging area we ended this trail run at?

    i need to go out there on Wednesday...

    thanks!
     
  9. Aug 26, 2011 at 3:15 PM
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    EL ROJO

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    Um it was the main one or first one u come to when entering the main entrance off sierra or sand canyon.... Pm (Derek) db he lives there and can say better.
     
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