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Discussion in 'The Garage' started by TC4x4, Dec 23, 2006.

  1. TC4x4

    TC4x4 1/2 ton status

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    this is a newbi question but here t goes, can someone explain what the gear ration means and stands for, for example 4.56 gears means what, i was wondering if someone could help me out with this. thanks guys
     
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    no one knows
     
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    gear ratio is the number of times your driveshaft turns in relationship to your axle shaft. 4.56:1 means the driveshaft makes 4.56 turns to make the axleshaft turn once.
     

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