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Bigger tires, bigger gears?

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Old 06-13-2011, 11:24 PM
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I have a full size 89 scottsdale chevy blazer. I'm pretty sure the factory size tires were 31 inches, maybe 30. I now have 35 inch tires and need to get bigger gears front and back to get these tires goin faster. Anybody have any suggestions?
 
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Old 06-14-2011, 08:51 PM
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id say 4.56s if you have over drive and 4.11s if you dont. i ran 411s and 38s on a blazer i had and it was perfect in my opinion but it also had a torquey engine in it to spin it.

any idea what gears you have in it now? ive seen k5s have 2.73s under them. maybe even a 373 might work for you
 
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