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Old 12-14-2005, 02:23 PM
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What Gears Do I Have

i HAVE A 12 BOLT BORG WARNER REAR END ON MY 73 SHORT BOX CHEVY AND WONDERING WHAT GEARS I HAVE..I'M RUNNIN ABOUT 120 AT 2800 RPM.

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Old 12-14-2005, 02:57 PM
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if your running 120MPH at 2,800 RPM, that would lead me to belive that you have an overdrive trans with too high of a gear, probably 3.08's or 2.73's I'd guess
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Actually It In Km 's So That Might Make A Difference
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well 120 KMH is 80 MPH, so that seems like it is ither a 2.73 or a 3.08
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thx..I appreciate the info..
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tire diameter and trans type would help

http://www.jawsgear.net/store/catalog/calc.php
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