Ring and Pinion Depth Settings?

Answer Setting up a vehicle's rear end is largely a matter of trial and error, and can quickly become frustrating when things go wrong. There is, though, a best approach to keep the chaos to a minimum. Al... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Ring and Pinion Depth Settings

How to Use a Jegs Pinion Depth Tool?

A Jegs Universal Pinion Depth Setting Tool may used to measure the exact pinion depth of automotive differential components. A Jegs pinion depth tool is similar in design to pinion depth measuring ... Read More »

How Do I Set Up a Ring & Pinion in a Differential?

The ring and pinion of a differential is a series of interlocking teeth that spin the axle shafts and tires of a vehicle. Each vehicle has specific measurements for the ring and pinion, all the way... Read More »

How to Break in a Ring & Pinion?

After replacing a ring & pinion gear set on your vehicle, it's important to break in the gears before towing or driving the vehicle hard. The break-in procedure is not difficult to perform, however... Read More »

How to Identify a Ring and Pinion?

The ring and pinion gear set, used to increase torque and power output in all-wheel-drive vehicles, is easily identifiable by its unique shape. The pinion, a bolt-shaped piece with a flared head at... Read More »