Extreme Terrain
4x4Wire Trail Talk Forums: Jeep, Toyota, Mitsubishi, Pajero, Isuzu, Kia, 4WD, 4x4, SUV, Off-Road and OutdoorWire Forums


Search

Recent Posts on TrailTalk
87 Gen1 Rebuild in Kansas
by JohnnyBfromPeoria - 02/15/20 03:53 PM
Two Free Bouncy Seats Gen 1
by Malykaii - 02/14/20 03:32 PM
What part of the country do you live in?
by Tuxedo_Ranch - 02/14/20 03:24 AM
Jeep Tent
by winchtrail - 02/10/20 04:38 AM
How to Improve MPG
by 4x4Wire - 02/08/20 01:00 PM
89 Dodge Raider for Sale
by Bigshankhank - 01/30/20 02:08 PM
Steering damper Montero Limited 2001
by Stefano - 01/25/20 07:39 PM
Support 4x4Wire
New Topics on TrailTalk
Jeep Tent
by winchtrail - 02/10/20 04:38 AM
How to Improve MPG
by Qusto - 02/03/20 06:49 AM
Steering damper Montero Limited 2001
by Stefano - 01/25/20 07:39 PM
Two Free Bouncy Seats Gen 1
by Malykaii - 01/22/20 04:36 PM
Twin turbo 6g72 swap
by Loganshero - 01/13/20 08:11 PM
89 Dodge Raider for Sale
by Bigshankhank - 01/01/20 11:23 PM
4x4 Gallery
Attila
99 Monterrible Sport
Scar the Cylon Raider
Mercenary Sergeant: Code Name "Sapphire"
Flex test after suspension mods
More News on the 'Wire

4x4Voice
4x4Wire
MUIRNet-News
OutdoorWire
Who's Online Now
0 registered members (), 206 guests, and 3 spiders.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Statistics
Forums37
Topics138,090
Posts1,080,528
Members15,010
Most Online907
Dec 28th, 2019
Previous Thread
Next Thread
Print Thread
Rate Thread
All 4 wheels pull? #837476 09/23/07 01:11 AM
Joined: Feb 2005
Posts: 402
Cen_Tex_KIA Offline OP
Mudrunner
OK, I have open diffs, I think, you turn a tire and the other one rotates the opposite direction. But, having just replaced the hubs......the old ones gave up and will go back to Warn for replacement.....I had to take it to the nearby river and bury it in the mud. I got stuck really good ( the right headlight was submerged!) <img src="/forums/images/graemlins/smile.gif" alt="" />
But.....to my amazement, I rocked her a bit and she pulled herself out. ( And ya, my kid cursed me for not having the camera to remember this.)
It seems that the whole time I was rockin, all four wheels were pulling, leaving four equally deep ruts. The same thing happens every time I pull someone else out. Why are my axles locking? (Not that I'm complaining!) <img src="/forums/images/graemlins/shiner.gif" alt="" />


2000 KIA Sportage 4x4, Sadly Smushed! Now a 2001 Cheep Jerokee. 3" Rough Country Lift, 255/70/16 General AT2's
http://www.cardomain.com/ride/2292811
Support our sponsors
Re: All 4 wheels pull? [Re: Cen_Tex_KIA] #837477 09/23/07 01:15 AM
Joined: Aug 2006
Posts: 598
DEFBOY35 Offline
Rock Warrior
you were lucky to manage to keep equal traction through it?
i have been through the mud lots were i manage to keep all 4 spinning. wont be a problem for long as i will be able to make sure they all stay spinning!!!!


2000 SPORTY, DEF BOY customs, mmm....lockers, mmm... gears, mmm... double transfer case, mmm... stroker
http://www.cardomain.com/ride/2377991
Re: All 4 wheels pull? [Re: DEFBOY35] #837478 09/23/07 01:17 AM
Joined: Feb 2005
Posts: 402
Cen_Tex_KIA Offline OP
Mudrunner
Yes, but I've pulled people out over rocks with one tire up a little and they still all pull.......maybe somethins broken for the better! <img src="/forums/images/graemlins/pfft.gif" alt="" />
But hey, I'll take luck over skill any day!

Last edited by Cen_Tex_KIA; 09/23/07 01:20 AM.

2000 KIA Sportage 4x4, Sadly Smushed! Now a 2001 Cheep Jerokee. 3" Rough Country Lift, 255/70/16 General AT2's
http://www.cardomain.com/ride/2292811
Re: All 4 wheels pull? [Re: Cen_Tex_KIA] #837479 09/29/07 06:12 AM
Joined: Jul 2006
Posts: 45
D
dirtcrazy Offline
Getting the Wheeling Fever
I agree, all 4 will pull as long as there is close to equal traction; I get my sportage off camber too often and loose traction and have to try again. <img src="/forums/images/graemlins/pfft.gif" alt="" /> >>> open diffs..... Although, in the mud (what's that?), I also find that all 4 pull. Except when I'm stuck. <img src="/forums/images/graemlins/rolleyes.gif" alt="" />


Got torque?
'02 Ford F-350 STD Cab V10 6sp 4x4
12MPG in town and 15-17 on the highway.
Re: All 4 wheels pull? [Re: Cen_Tex_KIA] #837480 09/29/07 06:01 PM
Joined: Mar 2002
Posts: 1,396
DennisThompson Offline
Body Damage is Cool
You had equal traction on all four tires, Thats why they all spun. If one would have found traction it would have stopped spinning. Keep your camera with you from now on <img src="/forums/images/graemlins/lol.gif" alt="" />.
Dennis


95 Sportage, gone but not forgotten.
98 Jeep TJ, 4" Zone springs with RC Long arms, Ford 8.8", 4.56 gears & Detroit locker rear, D30, 4.56 & Detroit Trutrack front.

Moderated by  4x4Wire, Axe Man, DamKia, Mike Bondi 







4x4Wire Social:

| 4x4Wire on FaceBook |


OutdoorWire, 4x4Wire, JeepWire, TrailTalk, MUIRNet-News, and 4x4Voice are all trademarks and publications of OutdoorWire, Inc. and MUIRNet Consulting.
Copyright (c) 1999-2019 OutdoorWire, Inc and MUIRNet Consulting - All Rights Reserved, no part of this publication may be reproduced in any form without express written permission
You may link freely to this site, but no further use is allowed without the express written permission of the owner of this material.
All corporate trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.7.3
(Release build 20190728)
PHP: 7.2.26 Page Time: 0.032s Queries: 15 (0.014s) Memory: 2.8428 MB (Peak: 3.1634 MB) Data Comp: Off Server Time: 2020-02-20 13:31:14 UTC
Valid HTML 5 and Valid CSS