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DaveyD 03-20-2008 12:18 AM

Question about bigger tires....
 
Hello I have a 2000 Wrangler 4cyl and was thinking about upgrading my factory tires to BFGoodrich 30x9.5's. The only problem is since I have the 4cyl is this gonna effect my speed much on the highway?? Or should I just go with a new set of factory size tires? Thanks

Scout 03-20-2008 12:19 AM

First off, welcome to the forum. :D

No it won't affect it much as you're really not making that big of a jump in size and weight.

DaveyD 03-20-2008 12:21 AM

Thank you!

Scout 03-20-2008 12:22 AM

No problem. I'm here to help. :wavey:

Triple88a 03-20-2008 12:50 AM

btw check the web, those sizes come stockers on many TJs.. you can get some for cheap from someone that got a new set.

dweebster 03-20-2008 09:42 AM

WOO HOO go i4 thats what i got and honestly if you want to get the best gas mileage i would say get a intake and exhaust it saved me alot of gas guzzlin and i had 31x9.5 but now on to bigger things i have 33x12.5 maybe will upgrade too 35 but fine now but i guess it also depends on your gear ratio as well

MoA 03-20-2008 10:46 AM

if you are going bigger.. 31s wouldnt be too bad with a 4 cyl.. buddy is runnin em on his old 4 cyl yj.. and i ran 31s on my jeep stock since the day i got it back in 99

dweebster 03-20-2008 02:46 PM

hey you will be fine as a matter of fact i got some 31x9.5R15 YokoGeolanders on some 15x10Rims for sale

98 Sport
4" Skyjacker Super Flex
Skyjacker trackbar
Skyjacker endlinks
Pioneer Premier Sound System (sound bar & PODS)
Airaid Intake
+44 Flowmaster exhaust system
33" BF Goodrich A/T
15x8 RockCrawler
. . . and then some!!!


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