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4.88 or 4.56????

Discussion in 'Off-Roading & Trails' started by LBFD2005, Dec 23, 2012.

  1. Mar 8, 2013 at 2:07 PM
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  2. Mar 8, 2013 at 2:54 PM
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    haha ^
     
  3. Mar 9, 2013 at 9:17 AM
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    Yes with the stock e locker . The 1100 dollar price was with the part and install. But just for the rear I just thought it sounded alittle high just from the threads I read... I don't know much about the gears all I know is my shit is slow with a 6 inch and 35 inch tires. So your saying I could find someone to do it for 700 with parts if I look around?
     
  4. Mar 9, 2013 at 9:46 AM
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    i would call East coast gear supply ^
     
  5. Mar 10, 2013 at 8:27 AM
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    Can someone tell me or post a link of exactly I need so I could Order these parts online or what they used to put 4.88 bearings . My bearing are fine I just replace them. And your saying I'm going to need something else since I have the lockers correct?
     
  6. Jun 5, 2013 at 8:06 AM
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    picking up complete rear end today with 4.88's and arb locker in it from a guy on tw. I run 34'' toyo at's with stock 3.73 gears now and I just stay in 4 when driving bc if I dont it downshits too much. Hoping this with get me so get up and go back. and the locker is a great bonus but im 2wd :(.

    Thanks guys, after reading this I feel confident 4.88 is fine for me!!
     
  7. Jun 5, 2013 at 8:53 AM
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    Oh yeah! You're rpms at high speeds might be a tad high for your liking (depends on the person) but I don't mind it with my 4.88's on 33's.
     
  8. Jun 6, 2013 at 7:26 AM
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    Thank! I have a 5 speed automatic but stay in 4th bc it downshifts if I let off the gas on the highway. Hoping the 4.88's will let me stay in drive and still get about 2500 rmp somewhere between 65-75? Can't wait!! I should get better acceleration too I hope from what I read. Got a killer deal too!
     
  9. Jun 6, 2013 at 4:50 PM
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    yeah that should work out just like you are expecting. I run about 2700rpm at 75mph so you might be just a tad below that.
     
  10. Jun 11, 2013 at 8:25 PM
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    love it with 4.88 gearing! 4.88 ftw
     
  11. Jun 11, 2013 at 8:34 PM
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    That was fast! Haha
     
  12. Sep 20, 2013 at 10:13 AM
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    gonna bump this one. wanna know how everyone is liking the gears they picked. i'm looking for the same thing right now! cant decide on 4.56 or 4.88
     
  13. Sep 20, 2013 at 10:14 AM
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    I am running 4.56 even though the gas mileage sux ass. I like them when i am off roading that is for sure.


    I am glad with what i picked.
     
  14. Sep 20, 2013 at 10:15 AM
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    Still loving my 4.88's on 33's with the auto tranny. I've had them for about a year and a half now.
     
  15. Sep 20, 2013 at 10:19 AM
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    man with 4.88 and 33' you must have a ton of launching power geezes.
     
  16. Sep 20, 2013 at 10:23 AM
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    is it any different from stock gears and 35s? i believe we have the same setup except i'm auto. my poor trans is suffering!
     
  17. Sep 20, 2013 at 10:33 AM
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    Oh there is huge difference from stock gears/35 and 4.56/35's. When i was running stock gears i could stall out alot easier. A ton more Pep in the lower gears now. The automatic does little better with mpgs due to the final gear. When i am going 65's on the freeway i am doing about 2500 easily. I think the Auto does little bit lower. Yea i would get it done soon if you think the trans is suffering alot.
     
  18. Sep 20, 2013 at 10:53 AM
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    More than stock that's for sure. You probably still have me beat. The manual is geared a lot lower than the auto. My gearing is the equivalent of you having 4.11's but the torque converter makes up for that on the wheeling side and on the DD side my fuel mileage was basically unaffected. Other than I can't keep my foot out of the throttle around town because it's so fun:D Freeway mileage pretty much stayed the same though.
     
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  19. Sep 20, 2013 at 10:59 AM
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    what is your trans at when you are doing 65-70mph?
     
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    Around 2100k slightly over Never past 2250 when on flat roads. I'm in the hill country of texas, so my trans is always shifting up and down
     
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