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Ring gear id numbers

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by CrewCab59, Dec 12, 2005.

  1. CrewCab59

    CrewCab59 1/2 ton status

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    Are the numbers stamped in the ring gear tell what they are for and size?

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  2. tRustyK5

    tRustyK5 Big meanie Staff Member Super Moderator GMOTM Winner Author

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    First group of numbers is a part number of some sort, next group of numbers is the number of pinion teeth followed by the number of ring gear teeth, last group of numbers is the build date.

    example... GMxxxxxxx 11 41 12 83

    This example would be 3.73 gears (11/41) built in December 1983

    HTH

    Rene
     

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