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Username Post: Rear gear        (Topic#354795)
Andy4639 
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01-10-19 06:48 PM - Post#2757072    

Old school way of telling what rear end gear I have. I marked the drive shaft and used the wheels valve stem for it's mark.

2 full turns on the wheel = 3.5 turns on the drive shaft. So I assume I have a 3:53 gear. Is this correct?


1956 Bel Air - LT-1/4l60
1964 SS Impala -350 crate/powerglide
1967 Ramp truck - 350/ 4 speed
1971 C 10 - 6.0 LS / 4l80e 4:10 gears 30 years owner
94 Elderado
2000 S-10
2008 LTZ Tahoe
2011 Treverse


 
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omarine 
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01-11-19 05:52 AM - Post#2757097    
    In response to Andy4639

that's how I do it too, so it must be right

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Andy4639 
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01-11-19 02:10 PM - Post#2757131    
    In response to omarine

  • omarine Said:
that's how I do it too, so it must be right








1956 Bel Air - LT-1/4l60
1964 SS Impala -350 crate/powerglide
1967 Ramp truck - 350/ 4 speed
1971 C 10 - 6.0 LS / 4l80e 4:10 gears 30 years owner
94 Elderado
2000 S-10
2008 LTZ Tahoe
2011 Treverse


 
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