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Old 12-23-2003, 01:04 AM   #1  
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I'm adding hp to my automatic 2001 gt convertable. So farI have a k&n cold air , bkkoff road x-pipe no cats with magnaflow, which sounds great ....and the diablo chip. MY consern is the gears as in which one do I go with. If anyone has any advice for me plz post . 3.73 or 4.10
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Old 12-23-2003, 02:44 AM   #2  
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3.73's if you're getting a supercharger. 4.10's if you're stayin NA. </P>
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Old 12-23-2003, 02:57 AM   #3  
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Just get the 4.10's. Mileage isn't enough of a difference to warrant the lesser performance of 3.73's. My 2 cents.
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Old 12-23-2003, 04:57 AM   #4  
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4.10's period
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Old 12-23-2003, 05:16 PM   #5  
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I have had both in my car. The 4:10s are the best. They are great off the line. And they are not as bad as you would think on the highway.</P>
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Old 12-23-2003, 05:41 PM   #6  
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I'm adding hp to my automatic 2001 gt convertable. So farI have a k&amp;n cold air , bkkoff road x-pipe no cats with magnaflow, which sounds great ....and the diablo chip. MY consern is the gears as in which one do I go with. If anyone has any advice for me plz post . 3.73 or 4.10
what ever ones you get ,you will wish you had the other one!
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Old 12-23-2003, 07:25 PM   #7  
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4.10's def w/o a doubt such good off the line jump compared to 3.73's
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Old 12-23-2003, 08:37 PM   #8  
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4 10s
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Old 12-23-2003, 09:53 PM   #9  
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wow,...lots for the 4.10's</P>


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i think 3.73's</P>


you will definately lose top end with 4.10's</P>
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Old 12-23-2003, 09:59 PM   #10  
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Here is a direct quote from another guy in here. Look under SVT forum &amp; look for the topic question about gears</P>


here is his quote</P>


"i have 99 cobra with 4.10 i hate them.tire size is 275/35/ZR18 rpms are in 5TH gear.are at [email protected] [email protected], [email protected] if you cruise at 75mph.rpms are at 2750. im replacing my gears to 3.73 only after 1000miles.hope this helps you out"</P>


Thats a bold statement!</P>
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