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Old 03-21-2005, 07:39 AM   #1 (permalink)
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i was wondering if your rear diff ratio could be toned down lets say from 3.something to 2. something ? is this possible or do i have to find a new rear end?
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You can do a gear swap in the rear as long as someone makes gears in a different ratio. Stick cars generally have a lower rear end than auto's.
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You can do a gear swap in the rear as long as someone makes gears in a different ratio. Stick cars generally have a lower rear end than auto's.
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thanx, thats good to know, do you think anyone makes that for a 95 525? and if so how much do they usualy cost?
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