axle breakage

  1. Noob question on axle breakage

    So, I always hear from other four-wheelers that if you run tires bigger than a certain size, you will likely break axles. In the case of my old Willys pickup, the consensus seems to be that around 32 or 33 inch diameter is the max. So, what (usually) breaks? Splines? U-joints? The housing? I...