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Phone: (330) ***-****  HQ Phone
Email: z***@***.net
Gearstar Company
132 N. Howard St.
Akron , Ohio 44308
United States

Company Description: Gear Star is a custom shop and it doesn't just sell transmissions and converters off the shelf. The company's five technicians have a combined 88 years of...   more
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Recent News and Articles - Gearstar Performance Transmissions
www.gearstar.net, 10 July 2014 [cached]
Gearstar's Zack Farah adds, "Optimal operating temperature for transmissions is 175 degrees F."
Therefore, we begrudgingly removed our ...
www.hotrod.com, 8 April 2014 [cached]
Therefore, we begrudgingly removed our 4L85 and called Gearstar owner Zack Farah to break the news. He said, "The 4L60/4L70 isn't the trans I'd use for 700 hp, but if anyone can make it work, we can.
Recent News and Articles - Gearstar Performance Transmissions
www.gearstar.net, 25 April 2010 [cached]
Zack Farrah (third from left) is the president of Gearstar Transmissions in Akron, OH. Farrah and his entire staff greeted us on our arrival at their facilities.
Car Performance Parts, Racing Transmission - Gearstar.net
www.gearstar.net, 8 Oct 2007 [cached]
Gearstar's owner, Zack Farah, got his start over 25 years ago at Tristar International where they were manufacturing upwards of 100 transmissions each day and 300 converters. While bulk production was Tristar's bread and butter, the portion of the work on high performance transmissions drew Zack's interest
Car Racing Transmission
"The high performance or racing transmission customer is building his pride and joy," explains Zack. "The demands placed on these machines is a lot different from those placed on the family car. Realizing that at that time very few companies were offering anything other than off-the-shelf transmissions from the big manufacturers, Zack split from Tristar and started Gearstar with the goal of building the best high performance transmissions specialized to the individual needs of the most discerning customers.
From the many builders at his previous company, Zack selected the best 11 builders. He then cut those 11 down to just the top five.
Recent News and Articles : Ford C6 : 4L80E Transmission : Gearstar.net
gearstar.net, 29 Sept 2011 [cached]
Zack Farah, Gearstar's owner, got his start over 25 years ago at Tristar International where they were manufacturing... Read More
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Gearstar Performance Transmission is one such company and Zack Farah is the man... Read More
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Building high-performance transmissions is not a job for Zack Farah, it's a way of life. The owner of Gearstar Performance Transmissions quite literally sleeps, eats and breathes his business, taking tech calls at all hours of the day and... Read More
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Zach and the crew laid out the welcome mat for the Road Tour travelers who welcomed a stop in the Rubber City and a chance to see the inner workings of what has become one of the most popular transmissions shops in America... Read More
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Gearstar's owner, Zack Farah, got his start over 25 years ago at Tristar International where they were manufacturing upwards of 100 transmissions each day and 300 converters.
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