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Old 03-10-2012, 09:55 AM   #1
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just bought my first Tj!

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i'm 17 and I actually just traded my cherokee for a 1998 Tj. Its got the inline six and five speed. It came with a four inch lift and 32s , but the guy I traded with also wanted to swap our tires. so it has 33s now. I love it and its only been a day. I just have one concern. Its still got stock gears. I'm pretty sure it has the Dana 30/44 with the 3.73s I think. I plan on regearing as soon as I can but that's a lot of money and I currently don't have a job because I play select baseball in the spring/summer. How much of a necessity is it to regear?

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Hello everyone,
i'm 17 and I actually just traded my cherokee for a 1998 Tj. Its got the inline six and five speed. It came with a four inch lift and 32s , but the guy I traded with also wanted to swap our tires. so it has 33s now. I love it and its only been a day. I just have one concern. Its still got stock gears. I'm pretty sure it has the Dana 30/44 with the 3.73s I think. I plan on regearing as soon as I can but that's a lot of money and I currently don't have a job because I play select baseball in the spring/summer. How much of a necessity is it to regear?
i have 3.73s on in my 05 six speed and i have 33s. its not the best thing in the world but I get by. i would just leave it for now any have fun with it. and when the money is right and you feel you need it, then regear. and welcome to the forum

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