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Old 10-29-2008, 10:29 AM   #1
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Okay, so i noticed that now that i have swapped form 33 inch tires with 3.42s to 36inch tires with 4.10s i have a little more get up and go. I am thinking about going with 4.56s instead of 4.10s but i need yalls opinion on this. As a daily driver with a sm465 tranny, what gear ratio would you put in your truck?
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How big of a tire do you plan on running? If you want to go bigger later, regear then. Regearing can get expensive if you do it alot.
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36 to maybe a 38 eventually. Want this to be a street to trail rig.
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Old 10-29-2008, 11:19 AM   #4
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4:56 is your best bet for all around.
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Oh and i will be running a SM465 tranny...
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Old 10-29-2008, 11:31 AM   #6
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I have a '78 chevy stepside w/ 350/465/4.56 turning 44" boggers and it does pretty decent.
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4.56 is fine for mud but for rocks i would guess u would want 4.88 be a little better
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