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Unread 08-16-2007, 07:33 PM   #1
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Has anyone ever taken the lift off of their jeep and gone back to stock ?

I used to live in CO and then in Idaho. I had a ton of places to go wheel , but now I live in Omaha and all I do is drive my jeep up and down the freeway, no place and no time to use my jeep. I feel like it is a waste of a good jeep.

My main question is I have 4.10's and an SYE. If I did go back down to stock, can I still use that driveline set up, and what abot 30's or 31's with the 4.10's

Thanks....and don't hate me for thinking about going down instead of up.

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Unread 08-16-2007, 07:37 PM   #2
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If you already have an SYE and gears, either leave it or sell it and buy another one
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Unread 08-16-2007, 07:40 PM   #3
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You will need to have your rear DS shortened or remove the SYE and go back to stock.

Depending on the DS you have, I would say go get a junk yard unit and have that shortened, rebuilt, and balanced.

4.10 and 31's will work.
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