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new carrier or not

Discussion in '1973-1991 K5 Blazer | Truck | Suburban' started by blazing86, Jul 11, 2001.

  1. blazing86

    blazing86 1/2 ton status

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    i had 3.08 gears......i am putting 4.10 in my front 10 bolt.
    do i need a new carrier?
     
  2. Executioner

    Executioner 1/2 ton status

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    No, not needed!
     
  3. dyeager535

    dyeager535 1 ton status Premium Member

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    Go check out summit or jegs online. You will need the gears designed for the "2 series" carrier I believe. In any case, they should show in their catalog the breakdown of which aftermarket gears fit which carriers.

    Dorian
    My tech/links page: <A target="_blank" HREF=http://www.dorianyeager.com/index2.html>http://www.dorianyeager.com/index2.html</A>
    No anti-theft measures on your truck? No pity when its stolen
     
  4. 84_Chevy_K10

    84_Chevy_K10 Banned

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    You never need to replace the carrier anymore. They make thicker gears now for just about everything.

    Tim
    '84 Chevy K10, lifted, loud, fast, and 3/4 ton axles
     

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