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post #1 of 5 Old 06-27-2011, 06:18 PM Thread Starter
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Aussie Lockers ???

Has anyone installed the Aussie Lockers on a ZJ. I have a 98 GC with the v8 and all time 4wd. The site said "It is not possible to install the locker in the front differential of permanent constant 4WD vehicles without installing free-wheeling hubs, ". Does this make sense? Any help wwould be appreciated

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post #2 of 5 Old 06-27-2011, 06:41 PM
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Locking the rear axle is more effective than locking the front axle anyways. Just lock the rear and drive it places you never dreamed possible.


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post #3 of 5 Old 06-27-2011, 06:42 PM
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it is possible but not smart with cv axle shafts and a cv DS. It will also have bad road manners since the locker will lock up around corners.

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an aussie locker only locks when it has power going to is so in your situation you would be constantly driving on pavement with a locked locker BIG NO NO ( hints the free spinning hubbs, unlock the front for street driving)
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post #5 of 5 Old 07-20-2011, 04:08 PM
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It's probably cheaper to put the Aussie in the rear 44a and put a selectable in the front. Unless you're really into serious crawling, a locker in the rear will get you everywhere you want to go.

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