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Richmond Gear 49-0278-1

GM Ring & Pinion Gear Set Ratio: 3.42

Richmond Gear 49-0278-1
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Richmond Gear 49-0278-1 GM Ring & Pinion Gear Set Ratio: 3.42 $232.75
GM Ring & Pinion Gear Set
  • Ratio: 3.42
  • Teeth: 41-12

  • Richmond Gear 49-0278-1 Details

    GM 8.5"

  • Fits 2.73 and Higher Carrier
  • Pinion Diameter: 1.626"
  • 30 Spline

  • Front: Use Installation Kit #836-83-1020-1
  • Rear: Use Installation Kit #836-83-1021-1
  • 1973-87 Truck: Use Installation Kit #836-83-1021-M or #836-83-1021-TE
  • Does not work with pinion-mounted ABS sensor in 1990-96 Impala/Impala SS/Caprice
  • When replacing a stock 2.56 or lower ratio, the carrier must be replaced with a 2.73 or higher carrier

  • Specifications:

    Gear Ratio
    3.42
    Axle Type
    GM 8.5 in.
    Differential Case Design Type
    GM 8.5
    Ring Gear Tooth Quantity
    41
    Cover Bolt Quantity
    10
    Differential Case Design Type
    GM 8.625
    Ring Gear Diameter
    8.5
    Ring Gear Bolt Quantity
    10
    Pinion Shaft Diameter
    1.626
    Pinion Spline Count
    30
    Ring Gear Rotation
    Standard
    Pinion Gear Tooth Quantity
    12
    Ring Gear Material
    8620 Steel
    Differential Carrier Break
    2.76 and Higher
    Carrier Series
    3
    Cover Bolts
    10
    Installation Kit Included
    No
    Pinion Gear Teeth
    12
    Pinion Shaft Diameter (in.)
    1.626
    Pinion Spline Count
    30
    Quantity
    Sold as a set
    Ring and Pinion Ratio
    3.42:1
    Ring Gear Bolts
    10
    Ring Gear Diameter (in.)
    8.5
    Ring Gear Rotation
    Standard
    Ring Gear Teeth
    41
    Manufacturer's Part Number:
    49-0278-1

    Richmond Gear is the leading manufacturer of professional quality, high performance ring and pinion sets. The superior quality of these gear sets is the result of years of racing development, outstanding design, and state-of-the-art manufacturing methods. 10 bolt street gears are designed to withstand the rigors of everyday driving, as well as a weekend at the track. Gears available for nearly all popular domestic applications.

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