Dismiss Notice

Welcome To CK5!

Registering is free and easy! Hope to see you on the forums soon.

Score a FREE t-shirt and membership sticker when you sign up for a Premium Membership and choose the recurring plan.

4.88 gears

Discussion in '1973-1991 K5 Blazer | Truck | Suburban' started by JoseK5, Nov 22, 2002.

  1. JoseK5

    JoseK5 Registered Member

    Joined:
    Dec 12, 2001
    Posts:
    62
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    Lebanon
    Any one with 4.88 and 37's with a th700? Any downfalls for a daily driver?
     
  2. JHG

    JHG 1/2 ton status

    Joined:
    Jul 28, 2002
    Posts:
    129
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    Iceland
    I think that would be great. I have a 4.88 with 38" and TH350 and it doesnt get good mpg but the power is great (350 sbc).

    But you have one extra gear and your engine should rev just below 2000 rpm at 60 mph.

    Jon H.

    1981 Chevy Blazer K5 Silverado
    350/TH350, NP208, Dana44/12 bolt, 4.88, lockers f/r, 38" (changed for 44"). /forums/images/graemlins/k5.gif
     

Share This Page