|04-02-2010 10:52 AM|
I would go right for the 20's,,,,, maybe 22's !!!!!!!!! If you really wanna get nuttzzz.
Then Chrome that puppy out !!!!! More chrome the better!
Just be sure to get the spare 20"-22" rim thou. Makes the whole Jeep come together!
|04-01-2010 02:52 AM|
|03-31-2010 10:30 PM|
KMC Venom, still looking for something with red, similar to these...any ideas?
KMC Wheels - KMC755 - Venom, Lowest Prices on KMC Wheels
|03-31-2010 09:47 PM|
|J.B.||Congrats!...IMO I would just...DRIVE IT...for awhile and Enjoy!|
|03-31-2010 09:41 PM|
for all you out there that want a wave...hehehe
Wanna do what i posted i guess...found some screaming awesome KMC Venom wheels...nice!
Where do i buy the gear ratio...? and I guess its the 4:56 from what ive been reading
Agree with smaller rims, betta tires.
Muffler...hmm if it drives you crazy without the top on, and thats all Im driving...is it too much?
Is a 4.5 lift good, or not?
thanks, ive been part of lots of different forums for different things, this is by far the friendliest and most helpful! Word!
|03-31-2010 08:04 PM|
|InfernoGirl||Gears, lift, wheels/tires, half doors, SpiderWeb top. That'll pretty much spend your wad.. Gears should be done professionally, there's lots of technical reasons for that, that I just plain don't want to understand. But if Jerry Bransford has his done professionally and recommends it, well, that's all I need to hear. Congratulations on such a great deal... Don't forget to wave!|
|03-31-2010 07:59 PM|
If you want 35's all you really need is a 3" lift. Going with 17" wheels would be cheaper than going with 20".
Bumpers are more of preference...some like midwidth and some stubbies.I prefer the stubbies for the kind of wheeling i do.
Muffler...i went with the Flowmaster super40.Sound nice with the doors on but annoying if im running doorless.
Oh yeah congrats on your new Jeep.Now where are the pics???!!!
|03-31-2010 07:32 PM|
|03-31-2010 07:17 PM|
|inzomnyac||OKAY, thought about it, since this is a weekend/summer vehicle it would take me 3 years, what the hell, gonna go for it! Thanks for the warning guys, I appreciate it!|
|03-31-2010 06:47 PM|
Something you may consider is looking at the cost of the size of tire that you want on 16 inch rims to see what the whole ball of wax will cost compared to the same size tire on 17 inch rims. You'll probably find a substantial savings. Also, consider what back spacing you will want on the new rims. Just a few thoughts.
|03-31-2010 06:33 PM|
|inzomnyac||Wow, i didnt know that, i did some mods on my F250 and it didnt void the warranty, i think i would go crazy if i had to wait 3 yrs / 36K miles...grhhh!|
|03-31-2010 06:08 PM|
|JDsDream||Okay, I just went back and found that you bought a 10 JK. Be careful that you don't void your warranty with the mods. I've been waiting 3 years to start making modifications to mine for that very reason.|
|03-31-2010 05:53 PM|
|Vanimal00000||for the wheels, i'd spend the money on tires. Cragar soft 8's come in 17's i know, not sure about the 18's, they also make them black with a red ring. that would look great on your jeep. they'll run you on the better side of $80 a rim for 17's. and yes and 35" tire on a 20 will be more expensive then one on a 17|
|03-31-2010 05:45 PM|
First things first, congratulations on your new jeep.
Got pictures? We like pictures.
|03-31-2010 05:33 PM|
|JDsDream||First things first. Is your Jeep under warranty?|
|03-31-2010 04:51 PM|
CHA-CHING, in an Unlimited 4WD for 21K! Now I need help spending what i saved!
Well, i got the jeep i wanted, for 21K, even steven, still amazed how i got them to knock off 5K from the sticker! Now i gotta spend the money i saved on getting the perfect ride, so here goes...and thanks in advance!
Rear Ratio, do i change to a 4:10 or go to 4:56, i want 35's or 36's? What do i need to buy and where is the best place to buy? Is it a do it your self project, or pay for labor?
Lift: 4 inch or 5 inch, I see the thread on the Lift reviews, but any recommendations would be great!
Wheels: do you spend the money on 20's, which means you spend more on the tires because of the wheel size, or you just get 17's or 18's and get better tires? Jeep is Fire Red, looking for rims that have black with some red accents..any ideas or pictures?
Tires: I have read the threads, but what looks bad ass, isnt crazy expensive and rides the road well?
Bumpers: what do you guys recommend
Doors: Half doors ($1000.00) or bar doors?
Muffler: not looking for any gains or improved MPG, but something that sounds mean!
Anything else you can add...im sure there will be more questions!
Thanks again for your help!