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Old 02-10-2013, 08:15 AM   #1
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Can it go thru??

Can my TJ drive thru 30" of snow??

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Old 02-10-2013, 08:29 AM   #2
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Why not?

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Old 02-10-2013, 08:36 AM   #3
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Some good snow/mud tires and chains on the rear tires, I'ld go for it!
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Old 02-10-2013, 09:28 AM   #4
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maybe not through it, but over it sure, we do it up here all the time
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Old 02-10-2013, 09:31 AM   #5
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Too many unknown variables to answer that question accurately.
What kind of snow? Fresh powder? 3 month old snowpack with 4" of frozen crust?
What about your Jeep? Lift? Tire size, type? Lockers/ limited slip/ open diffs?
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Old 02-10-2013, 09:32 AM   #6
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depends on your momentum.... the snow itself... heavy or light......

I was going a little too slow to push through this.... 4" SL on 33's.....

floated up on the skid.... bummer.. just a little faster and I would have made it

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Old 02-10-2013, 01:15 PM   #7
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I knew a guy that tried to climb a snow bank made by plows and ripped his brake lines off since it was so solid. Not sure if this is a good example or not.
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Mine didn't, I had to pull it out with my F150

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Old 02-10-2013, 03:53 PM   #9
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Mine did just fine in the blizzard with 31s
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Old 02-11-2013, 08:16 AM   #10
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I wasn't able to make it! Nemo has me stuck At home
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Old 02-11-2013, 08:20 AM   #11
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I was ripping around in 30" of snow all weekend in downtown Boston. I had no issues (32" m/t tires and a 2" BB).
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Old 02-11-2013, 08:21 AM   #12
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Does this answer your question?

Nice wish i can do the with mine but dont want to look dum if i get stuck. Cant make the jeep look bad :-P
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Old 02-11-2013, 07:51 PM   #15
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O so jealous. 2nd winter with the jeep and only 7" of snow.
And if at fist u don't succeed, GO FASTER! Lol
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Old 02-11-2013, 08:01 PM   #16
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I tryed to drive in the 3 foot snow and i got stuck that video makes it look so easy
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I tryed to drive in the 3 foot snow and i got stuck that video makes it look so easy
The guy in the video wasn't driving in 3 feet of snow........
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Old 02-12-2013, 05:32 AM   #18
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The guy in the video wasn't driving in 3 feet of snow........
33", little less than 3 feet I suppose. My shovel took off the top layer as I went, but it was definately 33", I measured before I started.

Also, that was the first run, no tracks beforehand.

Or are you talking about how my tires are only half deep? That's because you end up on top of the snow.
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