Originally Posted by RexWagonWA
Take a look at the plate under the hood on the drivers side. It has the codes for the vehicles equipment. Under transmission you are looking for the ending letters AB. These gears are wider. My dealer did not know what was up. The standard width gears have the code ending in AA. I am the original owner of my 2002 wagon.
Just to make sure:
engine code ending with AA= Standard gears, narrow gears
engine code ending with AB= RA width gears, wider gears
I thought the RA gears were shorter (narrower) than standard gearing??