BD Diesel Transmission

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    G2 Axle Ring and Pinion Gears Upgrades

    July 18th, 2011 by admin

    g2 axle ring and pinion gearsAfter installing the BD Diesel transmission, I figured it was time to change out the ring and pinion gears. When I removed the old ones, I realized just how well timed this upgrade was. There were chips and cracks throughout both front and rear sets. The spider gears weren’t in much better shape, and the factory limited slip fell out in pieces.  My ninja mechanic (who does these installs every day) saw the carnage and shook his head, saying he pitied my truck and doubted the longevity of anything not labeled “Greg-Proof.”
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  • BD Diesel Performance Transmission

    Greg Installs a BD Diesel Transmission

    December 10th, 2010 by admin

    Everybody knows tBD Diesel Performance Transmission hat big tires and heaps of horsepower are hard on your transmission, which is why I wasn’t the least bit surprised when my factory torque converter finally disintegrated. I wasn’t even surprised at how suddenly it happened. I was cruising down the freeway when I noticed the truck starting to decelerate, but the RPMs were rising steadily. I recalled the tranny momentarily slipping once or twice earlier in the week…guess that’s about as much warning as you get. I ended up limping safely to the shoulder and had it towed to my ninja mechanic. Looking back, the only surprise was how long it lasted before self-destructing.
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