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Old 10-05-2011, 01:48 PM   #1
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Has anyone had this done to their diff gears or tranny? Evidently mine has it on both but I was just curious to hear some before and afters. I havent ran my car yet so I have no clue what it feels like.
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Old 10-05-2011, 02:14 PM   #2
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I think Faeflora had his ring and pinion gears from his diff REM treated.
Personally if I was going to treat the tranny or R&P, I would use WPC treatment as it should improved the strength of the part as well as reduce friction.
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Savington's turbo mani was REM'ed. Bitch broke straight away (unsupported EWG dump however).

We REM our steel rockers and camshafts here, makes them nice n pretty. Like anything race, the price/perceived benefit ratio (i.e. "is it worth it") is customer dependent.
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I had the 3.6 R&P gears on my '95 CryoREM treated. Can't really give you a before and after though, the gears were brand new when I got them.
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Not worth it in my experience. We offer this on our transmission builds and find that it makes no difference in the power handling capability or longevity of the trans.
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JeffMan gives a pretty good rem job.
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