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Old 01-18-2013, 09:59 AM
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Originally Posted by dave350v8 View Post
Hi, rear gears are 3.08 as stated in my post, dont want it screaming around the streets as my tyres are only 23" in diameter.
going from 3.08 to 3.73- adds about 20% more rpm at the same speed, so if you're at 2500 rpm now then you'll be at about 3000 rpm with taller gears. just an easier way to look at it to help you make your decision.
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