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Old 07-09-2012, 02:35 AM   #1
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Gearing? Lift?

Hi guys,
I'm new to the forum and keep seeing posts about gearing and lift and I don't know how to determine either? (Well, I read a post *just now* that included a photo, so I'll slither back under my Jeep tomorrow to try to find the tag for gearing.)
I don't particularly want to change anything at present, but I want to know everything about my Jeep. I bought it used.
Advice? Links?
Thanks in advance...

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Old 07-09-2012, 05:14 AM   #2
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You don't change the gears. You (may) change gears to compensate for bigger tires. Bigger tires usually are done with a lift.

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Old 07-10-2012, 12:11 AM   #3
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Ok. I *thought* that was what I was reading but wasn't sure. This Jeep has some modifications (mostly from the previous owner(s)) and I'm not planning on getting bigger tires. (At least not yet, anyway.)
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Old 07-10-2012, 03:44 AM   #4
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Year and engine size would help.
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