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We'll I wanna see what this car can really do, I'm in process of doing airbags, dlf knuckle bushings aready have his control arm bushings, I really wish he would make me some front diff mount bushings I think that would really help
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I have aluminum front diff bushings. Should be pretty easy for a machinist to mill out.
What rear mount are you using?

The problem with aluminum front bushings is that if you don't also use a solid rear mount, you run the risk of breaking the ears off the diff.

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Understood dlf, I dunno what to do

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We'll guys after dropping the axles off yesterday afternoon there ready to go aready they added some length from cobra axles so know they have the proper measurements for the bird, any how there ready to be picked up, I can't say enough about there great work and fast turn around, want find many fabricaters work that fast, also guys I dropped the paper work off yesterday so for all your axle needs send me a pm

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Awesome! I didn't even realize that they're located right here in NC.

It's great to live in the Motorsports Capital of the world!

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Yeap so when u are ready to drop some coin on axles and u spray it lol

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Awesome! I didn't even realize that they're located right here in NC.

It's great to live in the THUNDERBIRD Capital of the world!
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and Robert I think if you don't break them, then nobody will... lol

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We'll I've got dlf knuckle bushing this new tire I'm trying, I need diff bushings but I dunno what to do on that end yet

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We'll I picked up my axles today, they went ahead and assembled them for me, ill tell u what those guys don't waste no time ill take pictures tomorrow of axles and the 31 spline carrier, and dlf knuckle bushings, also if u guys are wanting real axles that want break these are tbird specific length with 33 spline outers and 31 spline inner, u could use your stock 28 spline inner on them but I chose to upgrade

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We'll I picked up my axles today, they went ahead and assembled them for me, ill tell u what those guys don't waste no time ill take pictures tomorrow of axles and the 31 spline carrier, and dlf knuckle bushings, also if u guys are wanting real axles that want break these are tbird specific length with 33 spline outers and 31 spline inner, u could use your stock 28 spline inner on them but I chose to upgrade

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Have you seen the rear diff support SCP.com sells? Id think with that plus solid fronts your diff isnt going to move.

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DD driving my 20 year old project

Now with new ball joints...again
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That's 300 bucks

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That's 300 bucks
LOL... us cheapskates just drill through the rear mount and use a bolt to make it a solid mount.
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Driller I like that idea cause 300 is crazy

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Driller I like that idea cause 300 is crazy
I forgot that part yeah 3oo is crazy,for that prcie it should be a set both front n rear.

Spinning pies like wheels.

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We'll I picked up my axles today, they went ahead and assembled them for me, ill tell u what those guys don't waste no time ill take pictures tomorrow of axles and the 31 spline carrier, and dlf knuckle bushings, also if u guys are wanting real axles that want break these are tbird specific length with 33 spline outers and 31 spline inner, u could use your stock 28 spline inner on them but I chose to upgrade

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Hey shoot me an email need some info. Keithdeluca at Mac dot com

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Got these pictures from Rob today. He's gonna be tearin' up the track!

DSS vs Stock Half shafts



31 Spline Track Lock with Carbon Clutches



... underneath a Heavy Duty Cover



... Secured with a Solid Rear Mount



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Got these pictures from Rob today. He's gonna be tearin' up the track!
That's where the REAL proof is gonna shine!

Can't wait to see some videos of that action ! Hopefully, I can be there next meet!

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The stock rear mount was cracked right next were the bolts hold it to the car u can see it in the video it was getting ready to fall out from underneath ther is tires and rims and the knuckles I need to get pics of

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86 bird vortech s trim
10.75 @128.38
95 bird - Vortech t trim
9.98 worlds fastest IRS 4.6 thunderbird
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