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10 bolt question

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by k5bl, Aug 30, 2005.

  1. k5bl

    k5bl Registered Member

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    How long would a 10 bolt rear last with 37 inch tires on a DD? or would I be better off with 35's?
     
  2. Zeitler

    Zeitler Registered Member

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    Gov-lock or open?
     
  3. k5bl

    k5bl Registered Member

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    open. this truck will not see any off road but will be on the highway at times.
     
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    readymix 3/4 ton status

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    If, as you say, it will not see off road use. Then i would say the 10 Bolt will last a long time, even with 37's
     
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    Leper 1/2 ton status

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    I think gear ratio will play a role in that question. Generally speaking 35"s will have better road manners for a street only dd. IMO
     
  6. k5bl

    k5bl Registered Member

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    its got 4.56 gears
     

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