collapse

Donate Flag2GC

Donate to Toys for Tots!
Become a 2019 AZXC Supporting Member just Click the Donate button.

* Calendar

December 2018
Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
1
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
[16] 17 18 19 20 21 22
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
30 31

Upcoming Events

* Newest Member

* Who's Online

  • Dot Guests: 33
  • Dot Hidden: 0
  • Dot Users: 1
  • Dot Users Online:

* User Info

 
 
Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.
goto AZXC

Go To AZXC

goto AZTC

GoTo AZFC

GoTo AZPC

Forum Chatbox

Refresh History
  • pinchel (Rob): nope
    Today at 08:34:00 AM
  • REXTERRA: Anyone have any extra front struts and spacers, my struts are shot
    Today at 01:04:35 AM
  • pinchel (Rob): For a limited time, for current Supporting Members all swag is available at cost. Message me for details.
    December 08, 2018, 10:35:26 AM
  • pinchel (Rob): We you going to the static page or the forum?
    December 08, 2018, 10:22:46 AM
  • 14Frontier: earliar today my phone was warning the coonextion was not secure when entering my password
    December 05, 2018, 01:30:40 PM
  • PitSnipe (Kyle): November ToTM Poll is up. Time to vote
    December 01, 2018, 12:44:59 PM
  • pinchel (Rob): It's working....
    November 28, 2018, 04:16:13 PM
  • PitSnipe (Kyle): are we fixed yet?
    November 28, 2018, 04:09:15 PM
  • pinchel (Rob): it might have been your phone that broke it
    November 26, 2018, 07:00:33 PM
  • theonepathfinder: Thought it was my phone acting up again lol
    November 26, 2018, 06:58:58 PM
  • pinchel (Rob): It's not fixed. Yet.
    November 26, 2018, 06:58:15 PM
  • Thupertrooper (Victor): Thank you Rob for addressing this.
    November 26, 2018, 06:56:53 PM
  • pinchel (Rob): Site is up, but I have not identified the cause so I ask you not post anything as it will get lost. Messages are fine.
    November 26, 2018, 06:46:14 PM
  • pinchel (Rob): Happy Thanksgiving!
    November 22, 2018, 10:51:31 AM
  • pinchel (Rob): :o
    November 18, 2018, 09:14:49 AM
  • pinchel (Rob): Happy Veterans Day!
    November 11, 2018, 09:51:09 AM
  • PitSnipe (Kyle): Its Mod Day time
    November 10, 2018, 07:21:11 AM
  • pinchel (Rob): 8)
    November 05, 2018, 04:44:59 PM
  • Nissankid83: Hey is anyone intrested in going to the street legal drag races? Kinda want to take the new titan out.. heres the link [link]
    November 04, 2018, 04:36:19 PM
  • Desertrunner2169: Who is all coming today to the flag run
    November 04, 2018, 07:38:51 AM
GoTo RockAuto Vinyltats Nissan Accessories & Parts at CARiD.com
Combat Wipes The Scrubblade Advantage
CVT Tents and Awnings Nissan Accessories & Parts at CARiD.com Nissan Accessories & Parts at CARiD.com

Author Topic: R200 Rear Locker  (Read 2575 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

aussie370

  • Guest
R200 Rear Locker
« on: March 18, 2016, 06:56:29 PM »
I am very happy about this.

As you probably all now there's not a great deal of after market parts for the R51.

I wanted to have the Pathy re-geared. With 33's (hopefully 35's soon), lift, roof rack and towing a trailer the Pathy was
for lack of a better work gutless. Going up hills towing a trailer semi's would over take me and I would be down to
2nd gear at times.

While I have been in contact with Steven at Rugged Rocks for some 18 months it was only the last 4 months that I
took a few trips to CA and we tried different combinations to fit a rear locker, but no luck until recently. We knew
the 4.10 gears would fit both front and rear (actually 4.083 for the rear) with a front ARB locker.

Anyway we were to fit gears for the C200K into the R200 and we needed a spacer which isn't a problem. Prior to driving to CA
and having the gears done, Steven did some research and found out that a Nissan Patrol has a C200K front diff that sits
in a IFS. A few email back and forth with ARB both axles have a clip and should fit the locker from the Nissan Patrol.

When crunch came to crunch the clips were different. What happen next was that we machined a grove into the locker to
accommodate the clips on my axle. It did fit perfectly and was tested out the back of the shop and worked without a hitch.

I believe Steven has forwarded the info to ARB.

The 4.10 gears are awesome, while I haven't towed the trailer the power and ease of acceleration is just great.

David

Offline Thupertrooper (Victor)

  • AZXC Event Coordinator
  • Global Moderator
  • Hero Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 900
  • Gender: Male
Re: R200 Rear Locker
« Reply #1 on: March 19, 2016, 06:46:03 AM »
If you guys didnt know us R51 Pathy guys had only 1 option for a rear locker since the R51 came out, it was buy an Armada rear differential and find matching gears(usually Armada w/ towing package) and an ARB locker. So this information, time and effort to get a locker in the original R200 should help alot of us Pathys that have no rear lockers.
I think the reason Nissan didnt follow through with a locker for the R51s the testing they did probably broke alot of diffs. Our aluminum housings are rated really weak so they didnt want the liability. After having a front locker and beating the crap out of it im confident a factory locker would of been more reliable then the stock Nissan radiators  ::)

aussie370

  • Guest
Re: R200 Rear Locker
« Reply #2 on: March 19, 2016, 07:50:07 AM »
Thanks Sir ;) I did read a lot about the radiators. I did he bypass, I hope it holds up.

Offline Thupertrooper (Victor)

  • AZXC Event Coordinator
  • Global Moderator
  • Hero Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 900
  • Gender: Male

Offline Ghostrider

  • Sr. Member
  • ****
  • Posts: 430
  • Gender: Male
  • Red Rock Spirit
Re: R200 Rear Locker
« Reply #4 on: April 20, 2016, 07:09:13 PM »
What is interesting,  I pull an U-Haul trail (5x 12) and I wish I had 4.12gears.My Mileage sucked at 160 miles per tank 2300 miles.
Mark Costa

 



Copyright ©2015 Arizona Xterra Club The Nissan names, logos and slogans are registered trademarks of Nissan Motor Co. Ltd and is no way affiliated with this site. All posts are the property of the posters and are not the responsibility of the Arizona Xterra Club, it's affiliates, web hosts or associated companies.