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Old 04-05-2012, 04:32 PM
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I am looking to swap out my 3.92 for 4.56s for my Ram and was wondering if anybody knew anything on the installation? I know for some vehicles they will send you the gears in the core already put together but not sure on this one. If not then does aybody suggest just going to have somebody else put it in or doing it yourself?



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Not really sure if you will notice any difference but if you dont have a "posi trac" rearend it may be more effective to get a trutrac or a full detroit locker. others may shead some light on this.

Recently a forum member did this exact swap on his QC and was not impressed so im not really sure what to tell you.

I will tell you this its not something i would try myself. Pay the extra cash and get it done right by a local "well know" shop that has good reviews.
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Where are you getting your gears? I have been informed by several members that there's a difference between the '12 diff compared to the '11 and the gears won't fit in the oem carrier. Might be something to double check before spending the $$ on gears.
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