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    Default Mini Spool

    I know this has been asked 1/2 million times over but what is everyones opinion on useing a mini spool in a D44 rear on a far from DD? This jeep may see 500-800 miles a year ON road driveing. but will probably see a fair ammount of snow driving and offroad snow driving. I can get a mini spool for about $50 shipped brand new. So lets here it.
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    Go for it.
    It's a spool in the rear on a vehicle that doesn't drive on the streets. Throw it in and never worry about it again.
    Wouldn't put one in the front though.

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    I think for the price I can run it and if I hate it I will scrap it.
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    well I didn't take much convincing. I will keep updates on operations and install on this once its done but I just ordered a D44 mini spool for $58 shipped UPS ground
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    awesome.

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    awright, I'm "informationally challenged' on this...what's a mini-spool?
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    A mini spool replaces the spider gears... locks both axle shafts together full time.

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    ah, thnx Jeff...time for me to do some research.....
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    Fred, I used to run one in my old 64 Ford and my 77 Ford. I loved it in both vehicles.
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    As long as you aren't using it every day driving in town (highway is not so bad) you'll be gtg Fred. Too much in town driving is hell on the shafts and tires. I say go for it man!
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