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So it is long past time to change fluids in front axle and rear axle.
Does anybody know if those fancy cast aluminum diff. covers are as strong as the stamped steel???

I do a lot of driving in the logging roads hunting and stuff and every once in a while a large rock just happens to graze the pumpkins The steel just bends .

My experience with cast aluminum is that it will lose a chunk .
 

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lol i wish i would have taken a pic of the mag hytec vs the stock one.....

If i were to guess....it is 3-4x as thick and holds more fluid....

Plus it looks awesome and it has a magnet on the dipstick.....oh yeah...it actually has a dipstick
 

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Ya they look pretty sweet , just curious if anyone has ever seen one after taking a jab with one of those sharp rocks that you always think you can just clear.
 

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I have a Mag-Hytec and have had rocks hit against it...but I was traveling really slow over rocks....No damage.
 

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Just looked at those from great lakes, they are beefy. I will check into those a little more. Thanks
 

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Hey Crusher , If you don't mind me asking, how do you like the aeroturbine muffler, and does it drone in the cab at highway speed or while towing??
 

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Clear gearz makes a see thru one that looks pretty sharp and its made outta the stuff they make bullet proof glass with so I'm sure a rock won't go through it if a bullet won't
 

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rockcrusher makes one thats very strong and wont break the bank in price. Wish ARB made one for our rearends....
 
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