S10 rear end id help - Hot Rod Forum : Hotrodders Bulletin Board
Hotrodders.com -- 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
Password
lost password?   |   register now

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 07-14-2008, 05:19 PM
Sleeve396's Avatar
Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2004
Location: homestead florida
Age: 59
Posts: 79
Wiki Edits: 0

Thanks: 0
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
S10 rear end id help

Hey All good to be back posting on the best website for those who dont mind grease under the fingernals, lol.
I am helping out my bud who has a 1998 4wd S10 and is not sure what the rear is, obviously its a corporate 10 bolt, but is there a way of determining ring gear size without taking off the cover? I know that its lazy of me but thought i would ask first, thanks gang!

    Advertisement
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
  #2 (permalink)  
Old 07-14-2008, 08:31 PM
Member
 
Last photo:
Join Date: May 2003
Location: Shreveport LA
Age: 64
Posts: 5,103
Wiki Edits: 0

Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Check it for fangs. If it has fangs, it's a 7.5". For pics that explain, go to http://www.oldsmobility.com/10bolt-tech.htm
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #3 (permalink)  
Old 07-14-2008, 10:29 PM
SSedan64's Avatar
Registered User
 
Last photo:
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: Macon, GA.
Age: 50
Posts: 6,016
Wiki Edits: 0

Thanks: 0
Thanked 46 Times in 46 Posts
( is there a way of determining ring gear size without taking off the cover?)

Put the rearend on jackstands. You can put a chalk mark on the driveshaft & tire. Have a friend turn the driveshaft 1 revolution and count the tire revolutions. Example - 3.5 Revs = 3.55:1 Ratio, 3.75 Revs = 3.73:1 Ratio etc...
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message

Recent Transmission - Rearend posts with photos

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

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:
If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post.
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

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
S10 rear will fit but wrong bolt pattern Rmvr53 Transmission - Rearend 14 09-24-2011 06:59 PM
8.8 Ford rear end in my 79 G body Malibu 79 Malibu327 Transmission - Rearend 4 05-20-2007 02:26 PM
ford rear end indentifer 40blackie Transmission - Rearend 15 01-23-2006 07:39 PM
s10 rear end rpo codes S10lady36 Transmission - Rearend 2 10-14-2003 08:20 AM
Rear End width for V8 S10 s10V8-357 Transmission - Rearend 0 10-08-2003 04:52 PM


All times are GMT -6. The time now is 03:51 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0 PL2
Copyright Hotrodders.com 1999 - 2012. All Rights Reserved.