Differential Lockers

Most people these days know what a Differential Locker is, but for those that do not know it, we will be explaining what they are, the different kind of lockers and how to choose the right one for you. Got Traction? In the sport of offroading almost inevitably the conversation …

Toyota 4×4 Gears and Differentials

Above, is a typical 1989 and later VIN plate, located on the driver’s door jam. This one is from a 1989 Toyota 4X4. The gear code is circle in red and is G292, which indicates an 8″ rear diff with 4.10 gears and a 2 pinion carrier. Above, is a …

Differential Information

Many customers call asking tech questions about their vehicles without knowing exactly what configuration they have on their Toyota’s. Here’s a brief rundown of all the factory configurations that you need to know about your vehicle. What’s my gear ratio? “Open” Differentials: Limited slip (LSD or “Posi”), Locking Differentials: Front …