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Old 04-11-2011, 07:27 PM   #1
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im planning on putting a 4inch lift and 33s on a 2008 wrangler. gearing seems to be a little high already? any opinions on what gears to drop in it? thanks

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Old 04-11-2011, 07:29 PM   #2
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Man the first most important question ... Manual or automatic?

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Old 04-11-2011, 07:32 PM   #3
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Wait, 4" lift for 33s? Check out vze2372e's profile pics for a 4" lift over 35s. Admittedly, he's got flat flares, but are you really sure you want 4" over 33s??
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Dude http://www.wranglerforum.com/f33/gear-75814.html#post992673"

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MTH has an excellent point ... Never thought of that. 35's on a 4" lift with flatties gives it that look - if it were 33's it would be look too small. You may want to consider a 2.5 lift especially if you have a 2dr. Beyond that it's a driveshaft angle issue means replacement with SYE Driveshafts at around 500 each - on an unlimited it is not an issue
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thanks MTH. and ya im sure ill be running 35s to just not all the time. and thanks for the charts vze2372e

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