Originally Posted by DiabloADV
I'd just like a bigger highway gear. I have a 74 box with all new bearings and the upgraded shift cassette. And a stripped kicker gear -- so I'll just leave out the kicker on reassembly and plug the hole. But all the other gears are pristine.
You could use the tall non-X 5th, a replacement 3rd, and a shift fork. That way you can keep using the breakage-prone intermediate shaft.