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Old 24th-October-2012, 11:50
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Default How to identify a wide angle prop

Mornin all,

Pretty much need to do what the title says. My rear prop needs replacing and the UJ's are going on the front one so i thought stuff it and ill just replace them both. My 90 came with a two inch lift though but im not sure if the props have been changed to wide angle ones or not. Would i just be able to replace them with standard ones or would this affect things because of the lift.

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Old 24th-October-2012, 11:57
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Default Re: How to identify a wide angle prop

I bought some Defender 90 TDCI wide angle props for my 90 as its got a 2" lift, it does make a difference. You can use standard props but your uj's will wear out quicker with the lift than normal (stating the obvious)

The TDCI props are a straight swap - i got mine off ebay for 200 delivered
(taken off a delivery mileage TDCI this year)

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Old 24th-October-2012, 12:02
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Default Re: How to identify a wide angle prop

Wide angle (aftermarket) prop : PM1083 | Wide Angle Propshaft - Rear Defender 90 300TDI

You can see how more "open" the ends are where the uj's are

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Old 24th-October-2012, 12:07
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Oh that is not cheap. Might be a 'one at a time' job lol. Can definitely see the difference though and mines are standard which explains the dodgy uj's.

Cheers dude
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Old 24th-October-2012, 12:10
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Default Re: How to identify a wide angle prop

Keep an eye out on ebay for a TDCI prop

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Old 24th-October-2012, 12:12
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Default Re: How to identify a wide angle prop

Here you go : http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Land-Rover...item20ccb0f7d4

Daz

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Old 24th-October-2012, 16:55
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Default Re: How to identify a wide angle prop

would these props fit discovery aswell? im having same issue wi props at min (obv id need to chamge the pinion on rear diff)
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Old 24th-October-2012, 16:59
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Default Re: How to identify a wide angle prop

Not sure mate as a disco is 100" not 90"

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true.
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Old 24th-October-2012, 17:54
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