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m1008 - 4.10 or 4.56?

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by NJBLZ, Jan 22, 2006.

  1. NJBLZ

    NJBLZ 1/2 ton status

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    I've heard the m1008 military pickups came with 4.10s or 4.56, and that there was no rhyme or reason as to which trucks got which gears. Any truth to this?
     
  2. b454rat

    b454rat 1/2 ton status Premium Member

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    Pretty sure they all came with 4.56s. Some dually's had 4.88s. The K-5s had 3.73s IIRC.
     
  3. sweetk30

    sweetk30 professional hooker Premium Member

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    3.08 crappys in the k5 blazers.
     
  4. tRustyK5

    tRustyK5 Big meanie Staff Member Super Moderator GMOTM Winner Author

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    yup, 3.08's in the K5's, 4.56's in the K30's.

    Rene
     
  5. goldwing2000

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    Wouldn't it be considered a K35 or something since it's rated at 1 1/4 ton? :thinking:
     
  6. 76zimmer

    76zimmer Flyin Rat Premium Member GMOTM Winner

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    1-1/4 is the military rating, K35 I think was a GMC rating, same as a K30
     
  7. goldwing2000

    goldwing2000 Guest

    Good point. Forgot about that. K40, then. :D I know, I know... that's an antenna.
     

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