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  1. #1
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    Default gear vendors overdrive

    Has anybody visited the idea of a group purchase for the t400 overdrive unit?
    Frank. 1970 GS Stage-1. Past Buicks: '71 gs455, "70 gsx (clone) convertable. '72 suncoupe. & '66- skylark 300-3 on the tree. 66 skylark/gs 401/4-speed.

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    Default Re: gear vendors overdrive

    I'd likely be in for one, if the savings was significant.
    Steve, SRE Performance Fabrications Inc. 920-629-6565 evenings/weekends

    * 70 GSX race car 9.31 @ 143 mph 1.21 60' SOLD
    Super 16 Winner GSCA Nats 2011
    New Project... 64 Skylark motivated by a "Tomahawk". Will be known "Alpha Lark".

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    Default Re: gear vendors overdrive

    Quote Originally Posted by mainebuick View Post
    Has anybody visited the idea of a group purchase for the t400 overdrive unit?

    I don't recall ever seeing a posted attempt to get one going. Just takes someone to contact the vendor and see what's possible, if anything.
    Ex-1968 GS350
    Ex-1998 Riviera

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    Default Re: gear vendors overdrive

    Gear Vendors 800 number is 999 9555, Mike is probably the guy to talk to. He is easy to talk to, as in not a jerk. I'm not sure how flexible GV would be with their prices.


    Bob H.
    1953 Buick 455 TA Aluminum SE Stg2 Heads, B4B Intake, S/P Turbo 400, Gear Vendor, 3.42 Posi. A/C
    1970 GS Project Getting close.

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    Default Re: gear vendors overdrive

    I've been torn between the GV and a 200R, I've read that you do have to do a bit of weld work on your rear trans cross member to make the tailshaft sit at the correct height.
    Craig
    71 GS 455 503 HP (flywheel)
    Best ET - 11.770 @112 mph,
    Best 60' - 1.583 60' on slicks w/ 3.55 rear

 

 

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