Rear drive shaft exploded at 70mph, cracked TH350 case. what now? [CARNAGE INSIDE] - Page 2 -
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post #16 of 16 Old 12-27-2012, 11:28 AM
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Just as an FYI, i had this happen once to my CJ as well. SBC/th350/D300 setup. I thought my driveline angles were good, but they were not.... 8,000RPM and shift into 2nd went boom. I could also see a too long driveshaft bottoming out and causing this.

'76 CJ5
434 pump gas SBC with an NX/HVH plate system
th350/Coan 5,000 converter/Dana 300 tcase
Dana 30 front with 4.56's/Dana 44 rear with 4.88's
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