Well, after 1 year of owning my 2002 TJ....... - Jeep Wrangler Forum
Jeep Wrangler Forum

Go Back   Jeep Wrangler Forum > TJ Jeep Wrangler Forum > TJ General Discussion Forum

Join Wrangler Forum Today


Reply
 
Thread Tools

Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on WranglerForum.com
Old 11-14-2007, 02:00 PM   #1
Jeeper
 
Scooby's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: South Dakota
Posts: 238
Well, after 1 year of owning my 2002 TJ.......

I have decided that it is time to do a "little" lifting. Now I need your help. All I want to do is install 32" tires with black steelies. This will not be for off road use, just for a little nicer "Jeep" look in my opinion. What do I need to do to accomodate the 32" tires? I have a 2002 Sport. Where is the best place to get the steelies, lift, and tires? I would like to do minimal modifications to make this work if at all possible. I know that this has been discussed a million times, but for some reason it was a little confusing for me, but now that I know what I want to do maybe it will be a little clearer. Thanks for your time and help, Scooby

Scooby is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 11-14-2007, 02:13 PM   #2
I luv bourbonz!
 
02Prove's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Bartlett, TN
Posts: 3,089
If you aren't going to off road it I would get a 2" budget boost. The spacers are (I think) 21.99 each from 4wheeldrivehardware dot com. The cheapest steelies I've found were from summit racing. Tires you will want to shop around and find what is going to best suit your needs and pocket book. I would recommend BFG all terrains but that's just me.

__________________
"So long as the presence of death lurks with anyone who goes through the simple act of swallowing, I will make mine whiskey."
W. C. Fields
02Prove is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 11-14-2007, 03:17 PM   #3
Jeeper
 
2002Apex's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: Birmingham
Posts: 277

1998 2.5 inch lift with 33s


2002 X 3 inch with 32
__________________

If in FIRST you dont succeed, hit SECOND and gas it!
2002Apex is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 11-14-2007, 04:15 PM   #4
Jeeper
 
debruins's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: Needham Ma, Rangeley ME in the summer
Posts: 5,578
Send a message via AIM to debruins
http://www.4wheelcustoms.com/Products.asp?Cat=1208
as well as black steelies that have 4.0 or 3.75 backspacing
BFG all terrains are the best for all terrain use!
debruins is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 11-14-2007, 04:25 PM   #5
Jeeper
 
dwdrums801's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: Long Island, NY
Posts: 1,298
If its not for off road use I would suggest 2" BB

If you think your going to be doing light off roading and have some more money to spend I would recommend a 3" Black Diamond lift...I ran one it for a year and it worked out awsome for me

http://www.quadratec.com/products/16110_012.htm
__________________
06 Rubi Unlimited, 3.5" Rubicon Express LA, OME Shocks, Metal Cloak Aluminum Bumper, Warn Winch, Power locks/remote start.
dwdrums801 is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Jeep Wrangler Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post.
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
2002 Vs. 2004 Soft Top 00buckmaster TJ General Discussion Forum 13 02-20-2011 11:01 AM
Happy Chinese New Year!!! ccain Off-Topic 6 02-07-2008 11:05 PM
NJ: 2002 Wrangler Sport Lifted bubbakutz Classifieds Archive 0 05-23-2006 11:27 PM
What do you want this year? amerijeep Off-Topic 8 12-01-2005 04:50 PM


logo carid shop wrangler parts carid fender flares custom wheels store avs deflectors at carid
» Rates
Get low rates on auto insurance in Canada!

» Network Links
»Jeep Parts
» Featured Product

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:21 AM.



Jeep®, Wrangler, Liberty, Wagoneer, Cherokee, and Grand Cherokee are copyrighted and trademarked to Chrysler Motors LLC.
Wranglerforum.com is not in any way associated with the Chrysler Motors LLC