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What do the #'s on the diff tag mean?

Discussion in '1973-1991 K5 Blazer | Truck | Suburban' started by 76_Cheyenne, Apr 10, 2002.

  1. 76_Cheyenne

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    What do the #\'s on the diff tag mean?

    I just put on some diff guards from toybox and noticed the tag on my front Diff. What do the numbers mean?
    Tag had ----- 43-14
    3-07

    what does this stand for? Is my gear ratio 3-07?
    thanks
     
  2. Blazinaire

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    Re: What do the #\'s on the diff tag mean?

    43 teeth on the ring gear, 14 teeth on the pinion. 3.07:1 gear ratio
     
  3. 76_Cheyenne

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    Re: What do the #\'s on the diff tag mean?

    ok cool, thanks for the information
     
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    Re: What do the #\'s on the diff tag mean?

    wow looks like the next step will be a gear swap?????

    Later
     
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    Re: What do the #\'s on the diff tag mean?

    I've been thinking about that.
     

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