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Gears..

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by chevycowgurl, Oct 24, 2006.

  1. chevycowgurl

    chevycowgurl Registered Member

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    Hey Again! :laugh:
    I know I aint been around too much lately! I gots a new question for y'all. I know absolutely nothing about gears...so how do you determine what gears to run with a given tire size?

    Thanks ahead of time!
    Mollie :D
     
  2. Jackedup86GMC

    Jackedup86GMC Registered Member

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    b454rat 1/2 ton status Premium Member

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    It's actually pretty simple. Take the tire you want to go with, say a 35, divide that by your current tire, say a 31, then multiply the answer by the current gear ratio, say 3.73.

    35/31=1.129x3.73=4.211

    Closest thing would be 4.10s.
     
  4. chevycowgurl

    chevycowgurl Registered Member

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    Thanks for your fast responses guys.
     

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