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PostSubject: 4.10 gears   Sun Feb 19, 2012 3:30 pm

will i have issues with my new rearend with the 4.10 gears and my stock driveshaft??
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PostSubject: Re: 4.10 gears   Sun Feb 19, 2012 3:33 pm

The common answer is 3.73's are the dividing line (some have vibes, some dont)
Anything after that requires a driveshaft.
Also depends on extended LCA's.
Thats just the USUAL answer tho....anything could happen.

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PostSubject: Re: 4.10 gears   Sun Feb 19, 2012 3:37 pm

Time to buy a 3" aluminum drive shaft.
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PostSubject: 4.10 Rear end    Sun Feb 19, 2012 4:38 pm

I had 4:10 put in in my stock Caprice with LT-1 rearend and used the stock driveshaft and I have had no problems at all with it . Just my speed is looking crazy lol
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PostSubject: Re: 4.10 gears   Sun Feb 19, 2012 7:56 pm

Black death 13 wrote:
I had 4:10 put in in my stock Caprice with LT-1 rearend and used the stock driveshaft and I have had no problems at all with it . Just my speed is looking crazy lol

I too had 4.11 gears with stock shaft and no trouble.

I plan to go aluminum on the 96 asap

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PostSubject: Re: 4.10 gears   Sun Feb 19, 2012 8:00 pm

Mine with the T56 didn't vibrate til about 80mph. But it's a harmonic thing with the steel driveshaft. You just can't avoid the physics... Wink

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PostSubject: Re: 4.10 gears   Mon Feb 20, 2012 10:24 am

thanks i plan on getting a new driveshaft when the new motor goes in. but me new rearend should be in next week and i didnt know if i could do alittle "test driving" with my stock shaft for now..
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PostSubject: Re: 4.10 gears   Mon Feb 20, 2012 11:54 am

toomanytoyz wrote:
Mine with the T56 didn't vibrate til about 80mph. But it's a harmonic thing with the steel driveshaft. You just can't avoid the physics... Wink
Yes, thats why a drive-shaft loop is such a great idea!
Calculate your driveshaft speed by tire diameter & wheel RPMs, rear gear ratio and the maximum expected vehicle speed.
Then, measure your driveshaft length and refer to this chart below:
http://www.markwilliams.com/driveshafttech.aspx -
http://www.markwilliams.com/servicebull/sb0049.pdf
http://www.markwilliams.com/driveshafts.aspx -

Here's an interesting calculator page:
http://www.roversd1.nl/sd1web/wheelcalc.html -
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