Great Lakes 4x4. The largest offroad forum in the Midwest - View Single Post - 14 bolt gear setup pattern
View Single Post
Old March 19th, 2013, 06:01 AM   #56
Senior Member
Join Date: 01-09-11
Location: Linden, Mi
Posts: 347
iTrader: (22)
Mentioned: 14 Post(s)

Originally Posted by moparhorse View Post
You need more add more shims to the pinion, like .055 to start with and see what it looks like. Anytime you make a pattern, you need to use a pry bar on the ring gear to make a GOOD amount of drag on it. The coast side needs to be more centered on the tooth for it to be runable. The more resistance you put on the ring gear will make the ACTUAL drive points on the gear show up better. I use a 1 foot breaker bar on the pinion and the pry bar on the ring gear to make drag. Just make sure that the backlash is at .010-.012 because its a used gear and is broke in. You will get it
Ill add more tonight and get a picture, and put some more drag on it.
19602 is offline   Reply With Quote
Page generated in 0.14274 seconds with 22 queries