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Old 02-27-2008, 05:39 PM
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Rear end Gears

I was wondering what would be a good gear ratio to run in my 1992 S-10. My truck is going to be a 383 stroker pushing anywhere 400 to 450 HP just depending on what i do to it. This truck is usually going to be a fast street truck and I can run down my local strip now and then. If anyone has any ideas that would be great.

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Depends on what you are planning for tires and tranny as well -- but generally speaking, since you have plenty of power and pep, sticking with a normal street type ratio (3.00 - 3.30) will give you drivability and better economy than something more strip oriented.
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3:73 Gear is good for the street and track.
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