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Old 03-05-2008, 02:46 PM   #1
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i have a xxxt-cr i race on a high bite clay off road track and after 3 or 4 runs the diff is crunchy and i have to clean and re grease after 6 to 8 runs i have to replace rings and thrust assembly is this normal or am i doing something wrong
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Old 03-05-2008, 03:28 PM   #2
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Your slipper is too tight. Loosen the slipper so it always give before the diff does and your diff should last months.
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Old 03-06-2008, 05:46 PM   #3
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You always want the slipper to slip before the diff. Otherwise you get the results you have. If the slipper can't move, the diff has no other way to react than to wear out the diff rings, balls, thrust rings, and thrust balls. Replace all of it and use a new nut in the diff. Then break in the diff and make certain you start with the slipper loose and tighten it after the diff is broken in. Make certain by pulling full throttle and listen for the slipper to slip and not the diff barking.
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