New Diff for the 6pAc mobile... - Ford Forums - Mustang Forum, Ford Trucks, Ford Focus and Ford Cars
Ford Forum Ford Forum

» Auto Insurance
» Featured Product
ยป Wheel & Tire Center

Go Back   Ford Forums - Mustang Forum, Ford Trucks, Ford Focus and Ford Cars > The Garage - Tech Forums > Trans | Driveline
Register Home Forum Active Topics Photo Gallery Auto Loans Garage Mark Forums Read Auto Escrow

FordForums.com is the premier Ford Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 03-14-2004, 15:14   #1 (permalink)
Registered User
 
6pAc|30nG|00n's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2002
Location: Brisbane
Posts: 847
New Diff for the 6pAc mobile...

Well it has finally happened, im sick off pussbo starts so i went and orded me a diff, a 3.7 ratio limited slip to be more precise. It should all arrive today so as soon as it is in we shall have to let the games begin with a trip to the strip. Does anyone reakon it is worth getting the electronic modulator box thing or just the closest speedo gear i can get from ford?
__________________
94 ED Fairmont Auto.
Pacemaker Extractors, 2.5" Mandrel Exhaust, Hi-Flow Cat, Stright Through Muff, Broadband Intake Manifold, EEC V, Wood Grain Trim.
Thermo Conversion, AU XR8 Intake Snorkel, 10mm Spiral Core Leads, Shift Kit, Mock Dev5a Cam, King Low Springs.
17" ROH Shadow Chrome RT's, K&N Air Filter, LSD Conversion w/ 3.7 Gears.
Proudest Addition: Socks the Brindle Staffy Girl.
Proud TQE Operator
6pAc|30nG|00n is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 03-16-2004, 07:26   #2 (permalink)
Registered User
 
OED666's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2003
Location: Brisbane
Age: 32
Posts: 1,512
Re: New Diff for the 6pAc mobile...

good work 6pac with the diff!!! Personally i would get the correct speedo gears, i know it would prolly be expensive, but in the end you will go crazy not having it accurate
__________________
BUILT FORD TOUGH!!!

94 ED Futura
PROUD TQE OPERATOR
13.822 @ 99.67MPH - Willowbank 05/08/2006
OED666 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-16-2004, 08:09   #3 (permalink)
Looking in YOUR bathroom.
 
Join Date: May 2002
Location: Adelaide
Age: 31
Posts: 3,287
Re: New Diff for the 6pAc mobile...

ford only make spedo gears up to 3.45:1. For 3.7/3.89/4.11 you will need to get a spedo modulation box aprox $250.
__________________
Ive been described as a vault of usless random knowledge.

Ill take it as a complement i think.............
Walkinshaw is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-16-2004, 16:14   #4 (permalink)
do YOU have rubber?
 
!Gn|T|0n's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2002
Location: Brisbane
Age: 34
Posts: 2,357
Re: New Diff for the 6pAc mobile...

Wanna race 6pAc?

24th?
!Gn|T|0n is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-16-2004, 16:15   #5 (permalink)
BA'o'Matic 100% working.
 
Dellboy999's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2003
Location: Victoria
Age: 43
Posts: 3,838
Re: New Diff for the 6pAc mobile...

6pac how much have the parts set you back, I am guessing a complete diff swap is being performed.
__________________
I did put something here, but it vanshied, I think

"So long and thanks for all the fish!"
Dellboy999 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-16-2004, 17:35   #6 (permalink)
Registered User
 
6pAc|30nG|00n's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2002
Location: Brisbane
Posts: 847
Re: New Diff for the 6pAc mobile...

Hi all, im just replacing the guts of the thing with a 30 km old LSD out of an SS commodore (he had minispool installed, damn 28 spline diffs are hard to find) The diff was going to cost 330(25spline) then 440(reco 28) or new 680, then i found the near new one for 550. The gearset was 330 I think it may have been 220.
__________________
94 ED Fairmont Auto.
Pacemaker Extractors, 2.5" Mandrel Exhaust, Hi-Flow Cat, Stright Through Muff, Broadband Intake Manifold, EEC V, Wood Grain Trim.
Thermo Conversion, AU XR8 Intake Snorkel, 10mm Spiral Core Leads, Shift Kit, Mock Dev5a Cam, King Low Springs.
17" ROH Shadow Chrome RT's, K&N Air Filter, LSD Conversion w/ 3.7 Gears.
Proudest Addition: Socks the Brindle Staffy Girl.
Proud TQE Operator
6pAc|30nG|00n is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-16-2004, 23:41   #7 (permalink)
Registered User
 
HSV.ETA's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2003
Location: Ipswich, Queensland
Posts: 119
Re: New Diff for the 6pAc mobile...

What shop is doing the diff conversion? Did you have a single spinner diff originally? Will it effect the ABS (if you have it)?
__________________
1965 XP Falcon sedan (soon to be a 250 crossflow and T5)
1986 XF Spac Sedan, EFI, T5, lowered, with a few more mods to come.
HSV.ETA is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-17-2004, 02:02   #8 (permalink)
Registered User
 
OED666's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2003
Location: Brisbane
Age: 32
Posts: 1,512
Re: New Diff for the 6pAc mobile...

HSV.ETA - I am sure 6pac would have had a 3.08:1 single spinner, with ABS.

I take it they will transfer the ABS rotars over, so it still has ABS
__________________
BUILT FORD TOUGH!!!

94 ED Futura
PROUD TQE OPERATOR
13.822 @ 99.67MPH - Willowbank 05/08/2006
OED666 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-17-2004, 20:57   #9 (permalink)
Registered User
 
6pAc|30nG|00n's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2002
Location: Brisbane
Posts: 847
Re: New Diff for the 6pAc mobile...

The guts are being changed not the whole diff so yes ABS will be preserved and not serve as a problem.
__________________
94 ED Fairmont Auto.
Pacemaker Extractors, 2.5" Mandrel Exhaust, Hi-Flow Cat, Stright Through Muff, Broadband Intake Manifold, EEC V, Wood Grain Trim.
Thermo Conversion, AU XR8 Intake Snorkel, 10mm Spiral Core Leads, Shift Kit, Mock Dev5a Cam, King Low Springs.
17" ROH Shadow Chrome RT's, K&N Air Filter, LSD Conversion w/ 3.7 Gears.
Proudest Addition: Socks the Brindle Staffy Girl.
Proud TQE Operator
6pAc|30nG|00n is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-17-2004, 21:04   #10 (permalink)
Experimental Racer#6
 
TIKFD6's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2000
Location: Wodonga Vic
Age: 41
Posts: 8,204
Re: New Diff for the 6pAc mobile...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Walkinshaw
ford only make spedo gears up to 3.45:1. For 3.7/3.89/4.11 you will need to get a spedo modulation box aprox $250.
Why would he need to buy a correction box?
he wants a 3.7, and you said yourseld Ford sell a gear for a 3.7.

I got my gear from ford, they only cost betwen $5 and $15.
TIKFD6 is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

  Ford Forums - Mustang Forum, Ford Trucks, Ford Focus and Ford Cars > The Garage - Tech Forums > Trans | Driveline



Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
EL diff into an ED Falcon grantj Trans | Driveline 3 10-30-2001 20:48
Doc's 427ci XR8.... THE DOCTOR The Pub 74 08-15-2001 12:54
Auto Transmission / Diff AU1XR8 Trans | Driveline 4 06-07-2001 12:53
AU II diff problems barney Trans | Driveline 13 06-01-2001 09:30

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.2

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 23:52.



Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0
Garage Plus vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.