i am tryiny to find out what size diferental i have on my 1980 buick electra limited with vin 4X69XAH498745 with 11 inch drums

Asked by Mar 20, 2017 at 01:35 PM about the 1980 Buick Electra

Question type: General

i am tryiny to find out what size diferental i have on my 1980 buick electra
limited with vin 4X69XAH498745 with 11 inch drums

6 Answers

75,515

Is this the right vin number? It should be 17 digits.

82,845

Look for an ID tag on the differential.

could not find tag on the differential. is it possible that it may be stamped on the housing and where

this a reply to (Rowefast), this is the correct vin # of 4X69XAH498745,there is no more numbers in it

75,515

whiteshadow, got it.

75,515

Ok, it going to be in the RPO numbers, regular production options, numbers. But there is a way to determine what gear ratio you have in there. Mark the drive shaft to a stationary point, and the tire to a stationary point. Rotate the wheel around one revolution and see how many times the drive shaft turns, paying attention to where it ends up, like 1/4, 3/4 turn. Hear is a sight explaining this better... http://www.badasscars.com/index.cfm/page/ptype=product/product_id=398/category_id=13/mode=prod/prd398.htm

Your Answer

Electra

Looking for a Used Electra in your area?

CarGurus has thousands of nationwide listings and the tools to find you a great deal.

Postal Code:

Shortcuts

Buick Electra Experts

  • #1
    Js08016
    Reputation
    60
  • #1
    AskTrannyMan
    Reputation
    60
  • #3
    COMETGUY61
    Reputation
    30
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Buick LeSabre
8 listings starting at $4,395
Used Lincoln Continental
52 listings starting at $53,999
Used Buick Regal
5 Great Deals out of 255 listings starting at $7,999
Used Buick Century
16 listings
Used Chevrolet Impala
168 Great Deals out of 1,059 listings starting at $996
Used Chevrolet Corvette
551 listings starting at $8,995

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.