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Video: How to Index a T56 Transmission Bellhousing

In today’s video, the good people at QuickTime are going to show you the proper way to index a T56 transmission bellhousing.

Indexing your bellhousing prevents premature transmission pilot and input shaft bearing failure, and offers smoother shifting by eliminating unnecessary silos on the input shaft. Misalignment can also cause premature failure of your clutch disc hub.

But the best reason to index your transmission properly, this video says, is because it can help free up some extra horsepower.

Watch the video for much more.

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  1. How is the dial centered on the flywheel?

  2. You spin balance your tires to stop vibrations.Balance the motor when its built to stop vibs . Balance the Drive Shaft to stop v. Only makes sense to ck. Transmission to Bell Housing alignment. Offset Dowel pins CHEEP. Had to do it in the 60s Stuff was SUBPAR. Better now 90% of the time.

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