Hot Rod Forum : Hotrodders Bulletin Board - View Single Post - 2.73 gear change
View Single Post
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 09-07-2011, 02:05 PM
robbie thoreson robbie thoreson is offline
Registered User
Last wiki edit: Mounting an electric fuel pump Last photo:
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: crivitz WI
Age: 27
Posts: 103
Wiki Edits: 1

Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
2.73 gear change

i have a 86 c10 with a cad 425, th400 and 2.73 gears in a 10 bolt with the g80. i was wondering on if i should change the gears or the whole rear. ik it would take a hit to my highway rpm but this is a back roads kinda truck. do the 10 and 12/14 bolts have the same u joints and what is needed to change the ring/pinion? iv replaced centers in fords b4 and built motors. just never had to mess with the pinion. i would like to keep sum kinda locker bc the snow gets deep round here.
Reply With Quote