Gear Pattern Check - Jeep Wrangler Forum

Go Back   Jeep Wrangler Forum > JK Jeep Wrangler Forum > JK General Discussion Forum

Join Wrangler Forum Today

Thread Tools

Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on
Old 05-08-2013, 05:11 PM   #1
CrazyT's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: Chattanooga, TN
Posts: 91
Gear Pattern Check

While I'm having a Yuengling break, can someone give me advice on my pattern? This is my first time doing something like this and want to get it right. The drive side looks good, but the coast is a bit to the heel. I can't really figure out what I need to do to get it center. Looks decent from top to root. Don't mind the red piece of rag stuck on the carrier....

Drive side:

Coast side

Thanks in advance!

CrazyT is offline   Quote
Old 05-08-2013, 07:33 PM   #2
Join Date: Mar 2013
Location: Hoffman Estates, Illinois
Posts: 58
I don't think you'll get it much better ...looks good in drive and thats where it counts..what gears did you use ?

Looking for a jeep, yj, jk, xj .....
scaler-jk is offline   Quote
Old 05-08-2013, 07:53 PM   #3
ohioviper's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: Chillicothe, Ohio
Posts: 2,758
Yep looks good and I have seen many.

2015 JKU
2013 JK
2000 TJ
ohioviper is offline   Quote
Old 05-08-2013, 08:07 PM   #4
genesbro's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: western Oklahoma
Posts: 387
If your backlash is good I would call that good!
Keep on Wheeling!
genesbro is offline   Quote
Old 05-08-2013, 08:10 PM   #5
CrazyT's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: Chattanooga, TN
Posts: 91
Thanks for the input guys! Well, I went ahead and tried some more things. This one is with a tad less behind the pinion. Both first post and this are with .008 backlash. These are Alloy 4.56 gears (2012 JKUR, auto) Had 3.73 initially.



SOrry for the change in lighting. The sun wouldn't let me finish. What do you think should I go with, #1 or #2? I'm thinking #1.
CrazyT is offline   Quote

Thread Tools

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 Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Download our Mobile App

» Featured Product

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:56 PM.

User Alert System provided by Advanced User Tagging v3.1.0 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2015 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.

Jeep®, Wrangler, Liberty, Wagoneer, Cherokee, and Grand Cherokee are copyrighted and trademarked to Chrysler Motors LLC. is not in any way associated with the Chrysler Motors LLC