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Old 11-15-2010, 03:36 PM   #1
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Question Tires + Gearing

Hey I gotta quick question about my current gearing situation.

My 97 has 33 tires on it but I know that the previous owner moved to 4.88 gears. From what I have read, this is a little much, at least for a daily driver.
I get a good amount of lag on the highways. I lose about 5-15 mph on a hill and my rpms are 2700+ to reach 65.

This isn't too big a deal but I was just wondering if it would be any benefit to drop down a bit on my gearing. Is there any large benefit with my current setup?
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easiest way is to put larger tires on it

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Whats a good tire size to match that ratio?
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