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Old 04-11-2011, 12:39 AM
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32's or 33's for 6 speed with 3.21's?

Hi, all. I am searching for folks with the 6 speed manual, and 33 inch tires.

My fear is that I won't have enough power to get out of my own way if I put 33's on there. I would like to hear from others with the 3.21 and 33's set-up and their driving impressions. I have seen a lot of bad things as far as the tire size/gear ratio I have, and just want to know what folks that actually use this on a daily basis think. Heck, the FAQ's even say don't do it.

Thanks in advance for all replies and driving impressions.
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the reason why everything is telling you not to is because it will suck. i have 4.10s with my 33s and i think that is to high. i need to get 4.56s for mine.

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i have 410s and 35s its not that bad. so 33s cant be all that bad.
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I have 31's with only a 3.07 and its completely fine. I know a guy up my street and one of my friends who have 33x12.5s with the 3.07s! I talked to them about it and they say its not the best but its definitely manageable (they drive to work on the highway everyday). So i cant imagine that getting the 33's would kill you, unless your looking to keep up with the sports cars going 0-60 in 5 seconds.

Just go with the 33's. You can always swap later if you really hate it. Its do-able.
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