what kind of differential is in rear axle

Asked by Feb 27, 2007 at 06:46 PM about the 2000 Chevrolet Silverado 1500

Question type: General

1 Answer

3,425

I found a whole thread on "Differential problems on 00' Silverado" on the Automotive Helper forums: http://www.automotivehelper.com/topic133181.htm. According to that thread, in your glovebox you should find a sticker with a bunch of 3-digit codes that specify type or gear ratio for your rear differential: G80=locking rear differential, GU2=2.73, GU4=3.08, GU6=3.42, GT4=3.73, GQ1=3.73, GT5=4.10. Hope that helps!

3 out of 3 people think this is helpful.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • Which is best rear axle? 4 answers

    3.73 or 4.10 ratio ... Which one is good for gas mileage ... Which one is good for pulling heavy trailer? ... Thank you ... Jim ... Please email to jbirch1@aol.com

    2006 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LT2 Crew Cab 4WD

    -

    General

  • how do i find out the front axle gear ratio if my glove box is different 5 answers

    doing a 3/4 ton swap and dont know what gears are in the front

    Chevrolet Silverado 1500

    -

    General

  • Which is best rear axle on 3.73 or 4.10 ratio? 3 answers

    Which one is good for gas mileage? ... Which one is good for pulling trailer? ... Thank you ... Jim ... jbirch1@aol.com

    2006 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LT2 Crew Cab 4WD

    -

    General

  • how many 2006 silverado performance editions were built? 1 answer

    I am trying to find out how many 2006 silverado performance editions were built? The performance edition had the same drive train, (minus supercharger), High-Performance Suspension Package, etc as the...

    2006 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LT2 Ext Cab 2WD

    -

    General

  • heavy duty locking differential 2 answers

    Can I install a differential from a newer truck in mine for a reasonable cost?

    1999 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 3 Dr LS Extended Cab SB

    -

    Car Customization

Search Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Questions

Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Experts

#1 John Carson
John Carson
Reputation 1,660
#2 Silverado_owner_2006
Silverado_owner_2006
Reputation 1,440
#3 tenspeed
tenspeed
Reputation 1,350
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used GMC Sierra 1500
1,193 Great Deals out of 58,873 listings starting at $2,495
Used Ford F-150
3,481 Great Deals out of 207,574 listings starting at $1,273
Used Dodge Ram 1500
545 Great Deals out of 13,072 listings starting at $1,800
Used Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD
389 Great Deals out of 28,810 listings starting at $2,295
Used Toyota Tundra
699 Great Deals out of 28,803 listings starting at $2,500
Used Chevrolet Tahoe
1,084 Great Deals out of 32,099 listings starting at $1,495
Used Toyota Tacoma
804 Great Deals out of 34,292 listings starting at $2,988
Used Ford F-250 Super Duty
453 Great Deals out of 43,259 listings starting at $2,995
Used Chevrolet Camaro
629 Great Deals out of 39,687 listings starting at $2,995
Used Chevrolet Silverado 1500HD
17 Great Deals out of 293 listings starting at $4,938
Used Chevrolet Silverado 2500
6 Great Deals out of 267 listings starting at $4,200
Used GMC Sierra 2500HD
140 Great Deals out of 13,631 listings starting at $1,500
Used Dodge Ram 2500
179 Great Deals out of 5,708 listings starting at $2,900

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 For Sale
46 Great Deals out of 80,368 listings starting at $19,398
2016 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 For Sale
354 Great Deals out of 16,958 listings starting at $18,657
2015 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 For Sale
356 Great Deals out of 7,620 listings starting at $16,397
2014 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 For Sale
492 Great Deals out of 11,127 listings starting at $12,888
2013 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 For Sale
277 Great Deals out of 6,501 listings starting at $9,950