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Old 02-01-2012, 09:18 PM   #1
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Cost for Upgrade

I want to buy 35s with 16 or 15 in rims and a 6 in lift. my jeep already has a lift on it. how much am I looking to spend. Installed

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Old 02-01-2012, 09:34 PM   #2
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If you are having things installed, then no way are you going to get out less than a few thousand. But there are so many other things you should do in order to make the jeep handle the lift and tires. i.e. Sye, stronger axles, re-gearing. You will find that it can get pretty costly to do it right. I suggest do some searching on this site about fitting 35's before you start anything.

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Old 02-01-2012, 10:07 PM   #3
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I'd say doing 35's and 6" correctly, you'll have to spend no less than $4-5K. That's allowing about $1000 for lift/sye/etc, $1500 ish for wheels/tires, and $1500 ish for gearing. This is provided only if you already have a rear Dana44.
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Old 02-01-2012, 10:39 PM   #4
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search the site there are a TON of threads about 35s. u have to take account ur axle, gears, sye etc....... just a lift wont do it.
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