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RE-Gearing help!

Discussion in 'Arizona' started by 05RedTaco, Jul 29, 2011.

  1. Jul 29, 2011 at 7:15 AM
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    05RedTaco

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    Is there anyone in AZ who knows how to set gears properly? I have been talking to Josh (outkast) and he wants to re-gear his 4cyl 4x4, I will be getting his rear gears, so between us we will need to regear 3 axles.

    Maybe we could do an install day out of this. All we need is supervision and some pointers while setting the backlash. I am highly mechanically skilled, I just never set gears and I am somewhat scared that I will fuck it up :/
     
  2. Jul 29, 2011 at 7:31 AM
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    when are you planning on doing this?
    maybe we can bump it up to 5 axels if its not too soon
     
  3. Jul 29, 2011 at 7:33 AM
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    All depends on Josh, when he gets his gears... When I talked to him, he said before the end of the year, so in the next few months...
     
  4. Jul 29, 2011 at 7:35 AM
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    well if you guys want to add 2 more axels let me know, i have tons of tools, jacks and what not, and i have mad pizza ordering skills:)
     
  5. Jul 29, 2011 at 7:39 AM
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    I am totally fine with that... However this all depends on if we can find someone who knows how to properly set backlash and can show us how to do it...

    I would probably attempt to do mine, learn by reading up online, because I am a cheap bastard, but wont touch other peoples shit. Just because I don't have experience doing this...
     
  6. Jul 29, 2011 at 7:50 AM
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  7. Jul 29, 2011 at 8:50 AM
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    why is it not suggested by you?

    just curious
     
  8. Jul 29, 2011 at 8:58 AM
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    haha i interned there and im still kinda afraid of chase lol but honestly, he is a really cool guy and if enough people participate he very well may be up to it idk, but he does very very good work and does not half ass anything
     
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