1. detmatt

    detmatt Old Man with a Hat FCBO Gold Member

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    The 2.94 was std in the Imps for at least a couple of generations.
     
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  2. Rick Teribury

    Rick Teribury Member

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    I have a 78 Chrysler New Yorker Brougham with the factory window sticker it states sales code D53 axle ratio 3.2 what actually is a 3.2 thanks
     
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    Davea Lux Old Man with a Hat FCBO Gold Member

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    D53 is the option code for a 3.23 ratio rear axle. That means the pinion shaft will turn 3.23 times for each full revolution of the ring gear.

    Dave
     
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    Rick Teribury Member

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    Thank you that’s what I thought because I was looking up gear ratios. It also came with sure grip :)
     
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    Gerald Morris Well-Known Member

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    I love my 2:76! Always have preferred tall rear gears for rolling on the highway. I strapped a 1976 Lincoln Versailles rear end to my '68 Mustang w a "baby C6" meant to bolt to the smaller 335 Cleveland block I ran in it which enabled me to run in 2nd gear up to 90 mph without red-lining that motor.

    THEN, I got my 1966 Chrysler New Yorker!

    I never looked back in regret.
     
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