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Unread 08-14-2011, 06:36 PM   #1
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242 input shaft

This might belong in the classifieds but I thought I would get a better response here. I'm in the middle of swapping t cases and I can't find one anywhere near me with the correct input shaft. Does anyone have a .840 input shaft for the new gear cut that they want to sell?

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Unread 08-14-2011, 06:53 PM   #2
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why not just take the input shaft you have along with the front case half and swap them out with the case you are going to? that way the gear cut will stay the same you have
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Unread 08-14-2011, 07:29 PM   #3
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why not just take the input shaft you have along with the front case half and swap them out with the case you are going to? that way the gear cut will stay the same you have
This^ I'll be doing this soon with my 242 case thats going in
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Unread 08-14-2011, 07:31 PM   #4
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I feel dumb but I trade in the old t case as a core. I don't have it anymore
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Unread 08-14-2011, 07:39 PM   #5
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traded it in as a core? wtf, what company did you go through that charged you a core? never heard of a TC having a core charge..
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Unread 08-14-2011, 08:04 PM   #6
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Pull a part. There was a $20 core charge and my dumb *** wanted to save some money. Terrible idea on my part
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