I am ordering the new axle now, run what you brung in the mean time.
I would get the repair parts to have with me so if it lets go and you are NOT in front of an auto supply store you can repair quickly.
Considering they are 3/4 ton pickups with aluminum tool boxes and ladder racks, tools are kind of a given!
We have anti theft bars, alarms and GPS trackers. I even did one with the anti theft bars on electric door cylinders so they unlock with the key fob and swing up on gas struts.
Clarification to company policy, no decorations, stickers, labels etc. other than union affiliation can be applied to any company vehicles.
And only to a small area on the rear window directly behind the driver.
Limit is one per vehicle.
It was all good with everyone, never intended to...