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gear box bolts sheared

Just a heads up not a problem anymore. I have a 6" lift on 37" toyo mt's and the bolts holding the gear box to frame sheared off inside gear box. Had to drill them out then reverse bolts and use nuts on wheel well side and tac weld them using grade 8 bolts. Obviously the oversize tires caused this problem, just a heads up for you other guys with big tires. I also burned threw 8 PS pumps in two years haha

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