rear end - Hot Rod Forum : Hotrodders Bulletin Board -- Hot Rod Forum

Register FAQ Search Today's Posts Unanswered Posts Auto Escrow Insurance Auto Loans
Hot Rod Forum : Hotrodders Bulletin Board > Tech Help> Transmission - Rearend
User Name
lost password?   |   register now

LinkBack Thread Tools
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 02-10-2012, 09:41 AM
Registered User
Join Date: Feb 2012
Posts: 1
Wiki Edits: 0

Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
rear end

I just finished a 1957 stepside pu with a 350 but kept the original tranny and rear end. i am pretty quick for about 100 ft then i run out of gears, a friend recommended a overdrive , how expensive and where do you get one

Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
  #2 (permalink)  
Old 02-21-2012, 02:38 PM
Registered User
Last photo:
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Hopewell, Va
Age: 63
Posts: 1,457
Wiki Edits: 0

Thanks: 0
Thanked 151 Times in 145 Posts
57 chevy pickup

It would be cheaper to get a rear the same length out of an newer model Chevy truck with a V-8 from the auto recyclers. A overdrive transmission would cost around $1300-$1800.

Last edited by cdminter59; 02-21-2012 at 02:44 PM. Reason: correction
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message

Recent Transmission - Rearend posts with photos
Gear in this thread - Powered by O'Reilly Auto Parts

Quick Reply

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Hot Rod Forum : Hotrodders Bulletin Board forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name (usually not your first and last name), your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:
Please select your insurance company (Optional)


Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
rear brake lines wheels to rear end center Studedean Suspension - Brakes - Steering 4 12-23-2011 06:38 PM
Welding a rear brace on a ford 9 inch rear end makaveli200369 Transmission - Rearend 4 07-02-2009 11:19 AM
1/2 tonn burb rear and 1/2 tonna blazer rear.. u joint? boneyard Buick Transmission - Rearend 1 10-09-2006 12:46 AM
Ford 9" rear end vs stock 89 chevy truck rear end jimmy p Transmission - Rearend 2 12-07-2005 04:28 AM
67ssdiagram showing how the rear sway bar and control arms connect to frame and rear DeathByGreaser Transmission - Rearend 0 02-08-2003 09:10 PM

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 07:15 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0 PL2
Copyright 1999 - 2012. All Rights Reserved.