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Old 01-22-2017, 09:24 PM
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Default gear swapping the caddy.

Hey all.
got my 71 Caddy fleetwood that ive been toying with.
I'm not trying to make it into a street outlaw car but would like a dab more performance out of her.
think going from the 2.93 gearing And adding a 3.55-3.73 gear and a posi would wake it up?
Want good driveability but just a little mote acceleration.
any thoughts? Tnx guys.

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Old 03-13-2017, 11:16 AM
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That's a 6000 pound Cadillac, designed to cruise around town riding like a yacht on a smooth lake, leave it alone and work on your pickup so you can go fast..
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