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Old 09-12-2012, 11:04 AM
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Flippin a gear

I heard if you flip the ring gear on a powerglide gear box - you can then use it for a reverse rotation set up! Anyone have experience with such things? Building a mid engine car using a corvair drive train engine facing forward. - Stop laughing

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Never heard of such a thing. I know that a rear end ring gear can be flipped in some vehicles. This would give the correct effect.
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Years ago, there were 2 mid engine kits for Corvairs, Crown and Kelmark....one of them flipped the ring gear, but not sure which
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