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Old 05-17-2006, 05:14 PM   #1
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So i have the crappy 2.93 or what every gears...

can i just swap gears or do i have to do the hole tranny, if so how hard is it to day, day job, weekend, or a hole week job?
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You have 3.06 gears.

You can change your ratio, but you'll need a PCM burn to back it up.
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you have the 2.84 BTW


and you could get a trans with the 3.06 from a 94 and then get the proper PCM or EPROM to match
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You have 3.06 gears.

You can change your ratio, but you'll need a PCM burn to back it up.
2.84'*

PCM Burn? flash you mean?
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Hmm interesting Pat says 2.84 but willwren says 3.06,

Wonder who'* right
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Hmm interesting Pat says 2.84 but willwren says 3.06,

Wonder who'* right
pat is, i looked it up, i mean 2.84 not the 2.93

trust me i know i have the 2.84, its vary hard to spin the tires at take off
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Hmm interesting Pat says 2.84 but willwren says 3.06,

Wonder who'* right
the RPO sticker tells all
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Hmm interesting Pat says 2.84 but willwren says 3.06,

Wonder who'* right
the RPO sticker tells all
or if your build sheet is still in the trunk...
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Hmm interesting Pat says 2.84 but willwren says 3.06,

Wonder who'* right
the RPO sticker tells all
or if your build sheet is still in the trunk...
yeah its the 2.84'*, the last time someone was going throw this like a week or two ago i wnet out and check my trunk
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so how hard is this to do????

day, 2days, week?

any specel tools?
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