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4.88 vs 4.56?

Discussion in '1973-1991 K5 Blazer | Truck | Suburban' started by Frankenstien, Nov 6, 2002.

  1. Frankenstien

    Frankenstien 1/2 ton status

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    I'm running a 44 and a 12 with 37 boggers auto, 203, weak 350 , /forums/images/graemlins/k5.gif is multi purpose wheeler but not daily driver ,which gears will survive if light on the skinny pedal? /forums/images/graemlins/confused.gif /forums/images/graemlins/confused.gif
     
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    mudhog THEGAME Staff Member Super Moderator

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    do you have a overdrive tranny? if yes go with the 4;88's if not go with the 4:56's
     
  3. Z3PR

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    4:88's or 5:13's
     
  4. Frankenstien

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    nope th350 are they thick enough for fourwheeling in my heavy pig
     
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    mudhog THEGAME Staff Member Super Moderator

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    yes /forums/images/graemlins/thumb.gif
     
  6. imiceman44

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    Much thicker than a 700 /forums/images/graemlins/thumb.gif
     
  7. 79Beast

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    I'd go with the 4.88's. The gears won't be your weak point anyhow, axleshafts will be.
     

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