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teryx gear swap

walker2010-08-11 08:14:36 +0000 #1
has anyone swapped the front gears for a teryx and put them in the brute front end. heard its like gear reduction and brings the ratio back to stock.... just wondering thinking about doin i just need some info.. thanks
wood butcher2010-08-11 08:16:48 +0000 #2
u gotta keep the front diff and the rear diff the same gear ratio. thats why u gotta run the same size tires on a 4x4
phreebsd2010-08-11 08:27:27 +0000 #3
this is why it's done at the bevel gears.

its a 200 dollar gear reduction. everyone that has it done says it's the shiz.

spin huge meats like stockers
walker2010-08-11 09:15:51 +0000 #4
i wonder how hard the install is.. and i've heard the same thing steve heard turn 32's like stockers
bayou_boy_222010-08-11 10:00:11 +0000 #5
tell us more this sounds like a must have.
phreebsd2010-08-11 10:02:54 +0000 #6
its pretty easy to do.

you know the square plate where the rear seal is in? you remove that plate and on the side where the dip stick is.

you'll need shims. you have to set the gear lash.
walker2010-08-11 08:59:20 +0000 #7
sounds like a pain .. but maybe worth it...
derk2010-08-11 10:33:03 +0000 #8
Hm, my dad has a teryx. Wonder if he'll even notice........

On a serious note doesnt sound like a bad idea. I'd assume clutching could be less aggressive also? Is there anywhere to buy the ring, pinion, and shims other than the stealership? May be something worth looking into.
walker2010-08-11 12:05:06 +0000 #9
i'm guessing you could buy the stuff online and maybe save some money... i think this will be my next mod.........
phreebsd2010-08-11 10:38:15 +0000 #10
the dealership cost is around 230 bucks total.
gpinjason2010-08-11 10:32:40 +0000 #11
I did my own gears in my Jeep... can't be much different than that... just on a smaller scale..

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