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Posted: Thu Feb 03, 2005 11:45 pm 
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a birdie told me that the new shafts for the future models of falcons are alot stronger than the current ones, so maybe holden will be struggling to keep up in more ways than one in the near future.
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Posted: Fri Feb 04, 2005 12:04 pm 
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New shafts as in the dual cam shafts on the BA I6?

 

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Posted: Fri Feb 04, 2005 1:54 pm 
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My guess is drive shafts? any other guesses :lol:

 

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Posted: Fri Feb 04, 2005 5:28 pm 
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sorry yeah meant driveshafts! a larger flex coupling, stronger uni joints and no more slip flanges/yokes.
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Posted: Fri Feb 04, 2005 5:36 pm 
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Drive shaft the same as a tail shaft?

 

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Posted: Fri Feb 04, 2005 5:42 pm 
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yes, tailshaft is the more correct term for rwd, driveshaft abously being for irs or fwd as the drive comes out of the diff into the shafts where as rwd is shaft then diff then axles, oh well a lot of s**t know, but yes your right
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Posted: Fri Feb 04, 2005 9:58 pm 
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australians use the term tail shaft as most of our cars are "tail"end drive, the americans call them drive shafts as that term covers front and rear drives. with IRS the axle is called a prop shaft.
The company that supplies ford its drive shafts is american, so its the term i use....
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