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Old 06-08-2011, 07:29 PM
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Well when I bought my truck didnt really think about lifting it or anything and didnt care about the 3.55s...weeeeelll that kinda changed now

Now sitting on 33's looking to the future with a 6" BDS Lift and 35's and im really think the 3.55s going to hurt me

So guess two options dealer install 3.92s and get bent over in price (anyone have an idea on what it would cost?) or go aftermarket with 4.10s and say skrew my extended warrenty...

Can anyone give me some insight kind of in a pickle
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Those options or just deal with 3.55's and deal with the decline of acceleration. Give spectators more time to gleam over your ride
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A new gear set will not screw your extended warranty....just the gears in the axles! Either 3.92 or 4.10's will be better, but the jump to 3.92 is much! Ask a 4 wheel shop around you what they would suggest. My stock 33's (2wd) with 3.21 gears roll just fine!
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well if you lived near me...theres a place just off base that will be doing my 3.55 to 4.10 swap for 12-1400 depending on the LSD I go with.
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I have 37's with 3.55's and I didn't see much difference at all really. Do the lift and tires then decide. I am thinking of going with a programmer to set the computer streight with my size tires. Might mess with the horsepower too . Other then that I am happy with my settup.
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i had 373 gears in my last truck which was lifted on 35s and i hated it, not enough power to pass it felt like, when i get 35s i will definantly get regeared and ill probably do 4.56s bc i like the extra power off the line plus if i want to do 37s ill be fine with same gears
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Sounds like you had a Chevy. I can see a chevy not being able to hadle 35's. But My 390 hp Hemi does great!! I freekin blew away a new chevy a couple weeks ago.
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lol true it was a 03 avalanche with 35 13 terra grappler it was weak up hills and felt like it shifted to much, my 4.7 would probably beat it and its stock the avy had intake exhaust and programmer
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and if i had the hemi i porbably wouldnt worry about gearing as much but i dont which sucks but owell lol
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Oh gotcha didn't see you didn't have the Hemi. Ya you will need bigger gears then. Mybad. I am thinking of going bigger next go around on tires so I will be gearing down for them to a 4.56. That Hemi with 4.56 gears will be a monster lol.
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