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Old 04-29-2013, 01:35 PM   #1
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How do i know if my car has an upgraded set of gears?

1999 SVT Cobra, 5 spd transmission and 285/30/R20 tires.
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Old 05-01-2013, 12:30 PM   #2
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Welcome....I'd go with 4:10 gears with your car!!

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Old 05-06-2013, 05:52 PM   #4
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To figure out if your car has upgraded set of gears you can spin your wheel and see how many times your driveshaft spun after 1 full rotation of the wheel. Also a lot of people swear by 4.10 gears which is fine because they're pretty awesome gears. I just recently installed 4.10 gears on my GT and I've couldn't be any happier. It's a huge upgrade from the stock gears and it will not disappoint you.
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