First Time Jeeper!! '89 YJ - Jeep Wrangler Forum

Go Back   Jeep Wrangler Forum > Community Forums > WF New Member Check In

Join Wrangler Forum Today



Reply
 
Thread Tools

Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on WranglerForum.com
Old 09-20-2012, 12:51 PM   #1
Newb
 
indynyles's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: Oakland, CA
Posts: 11
indynyles is on a distinguished road
First Time Jeeper!! '89 YJ

Hey there fellow Jeepers! My name is Indy and this is my first Jeep/4x4. I would love to learn all I can about it plus some. First I would like to get some help with the whole 4x4 thing. I kinda know what each setting is like 2H to 4L or whatever but would like to get a better understanding. My Jeep is a 5spd 2.5L 4cyl. It's got a 4" suspension lift with 31" tires. Thanks
indynyles is offline   Quote
Old 09-20-2012, 01:21 PM   #2
Jeeper
 
blackdiamond7's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2012
Posts: 21
blackdiamond7 is on a distinguished road
i have same engine and trans but mines a 98 tj
2L- 2 wheels pulling low range (Not very common)

2H- 2 wheels pulling high range (Normal driving)

4H- 4 wheels pulling high range (conditions where 4wd is need and speed over 25-30mph)

4L-4 wheels pulling low range (severe off road conditions were maximum torque is needed speeds under 25-30mph

blackdiamond7 is offline   Quote
Old 09-20-2012, 01:23 PM   #3
Jeeper
 
SilverSport's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2011
Posts: 26,921
SilverSport is on a distinguished road
Send a message via Yahoo to SilverSport
Welcome Aboard! This thread is based on the latest Wrangler but it explains 4WD and some of the same principles still apply to your YJ: http://www.wranglerforum.com/f33/jee...wd-135183.html
__________________
"Own a Jeep and own a piece of history."

"The Hunter is not concerned with the opinion of the Bear or the Wolf."
SilverSport is offline   Quote
Old 09-20-2012, 01:33 PM   #4
Newb
 
indynyles's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: Oakland, CA
Posts: 11
indynyles is on a distinguished road
Thanks!!
__________________
'89 Wrangler YJ
indynyles is offline   Quote
Old 09-20-2012, 07:39 PM   #5
Thank You Veterans!

5-Year WF Supporting Member
::WF Moderator::
 
Beastmaster's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: The Old Pubelo
Posts: 33,848
Beastmaster is on a distinguished road
Welcome to the forum!

_______
/l ,[____],
l---L -OlllllllO-
()_) ()_)--o-)_)
__________________
_______________________
My build threads
__ Sarge ______ The Colonel
Beastmaster is offline   Quote
Old 09-20-2012, 07:56 PM   #6
Jeeper
 
backwards's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Chico,CA
Posts: 10,168
backwards is on a distinguished road
Welcome to the forum!
backwards is offline   Quote
Old 09-21-2012, 02:26 AM   #7
Supporting Member

WF Supporting Member
 
MrSig's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Davie, Fl
Posts: 26,474
MrSig is on a distinguished road
and enjoy the forum!

__________________
07 JKU to see my mods or Jeep in action go to http://www.aaof.us/jeep.htm
CEO of Black Sheep 4x4s org,
Member of CCJ, White Jeep Club Member #137.
MrSig is online now   Quote
Reply

Tags
4x4

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off




Download our Mobile App

» Featured Product

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:46 AM.


User Alert System provided by Advanced User Tagging v3.1.0 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2016 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2016 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.

Jeep®, Wrangler, Liberty, Wagoneer, Cherokee, and Grand Cherokee are copyrighted and trademarked to Chrysler Motors LLC.
Wranglerforum.com is not in any way associated with the Chrysler Motors LLC
« Back

Enter your email address:

Delivered by FeedBurner