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post #1 of 16 Old 09-15-2011, 08:04 AM Thread Starter
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Axle wrap?

Will axle wrap be an issue with a 5.5" block running the Hot Damn tune?

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Will axle wrap be an issue with a 5.5" block running the Hot Damn tune?
axle wrap is a little bit of an issue with even stock blocks, we are pushing alot of power down, i would most def. recommend traction block and bars from OUO when running the high tunes, i dont have any yet, but i plan on getting some



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Thanks for the info bud

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keep in mind though it is not a MUST you are ok without them, just IMHO it would be a good idea to be running them.



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i dont notice much wrap running the hot damn 300 tune on my 350 stock blocks but when i put my kem 345 tune its crazy noticeable

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i dont notice much wrap running the hot damn 300 tune on my 350 stock blocks but when i put my kem 345 tune its crazy noticeable
I plan on getting the KEM tunes in the future also so I guess I will plan to do traction bars as well. Thanks

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keep in mind though it is not a MUST you are ok without them, just IMHO it would be a good idea to be running them.
What size rear blocks do you have with the leveling kit?

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stock, mine is a F-350 i think that is 4" or 5" factory blocks



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Oh ok. I didn't realize it was a 350

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check out PMF, Trevor makes each set to order and they are bit less $$ than the ouo bars.

im planning to do mine next spring and going to order a +1" integrated block so i can just get leveling spacers up front

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