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 Post subject: Re: highway gears
 Post Posted: Thu Aug 21, 2008 1:26 pm 
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http://www.4lo.com/calc/geartable.htm

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I know that chart says for highway driving you want "lower" (numerically) gears, but with that 2.5 4 banger, you need all the gear you can get. I just ran it in 4th all the time...screaming down the road...you can't kill that little motor.

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 Post subject: Re: gear and tire ratios
 Post Posted: Fri Aug 22, 2008 6:24 am 
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 Post subject: Re: gear and tire ratios
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Chuck wrote:
ok....somebody moved this :-D

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 Post subject: Re: gear and tire ratios
 Post Posted: Fri Aug 22, 2008 8:38 am 
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Interesting, thanks for posting this info Chuck. :?

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