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Howdy. i just joined and got a ?. i got a 94 dodge ram reg cab short box with the 318 and automatic tranny. and i recently had the rear axel replaced out of a 95 or 96. anyways i was wondering why if im driving in the rain and i stomp on it my back end starts hopping. it dosent spin it just bounces but then other times one wheel will just spin. do i have limited slip? pic below of my truck. 318,auto,regcab short box. 14x3 edelbrock proflow air cleaner & dynomax turbo muffler.
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The hop is from the springs twisting and untwisting when you mash the gas pedal. This can be fixed with a set of traction bars or some other traction improvement product.
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Welcome to DT! A good ol' fashoned case of wheel hop huh? Yeah it gets old...

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