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post #1 of 6 Old 04-29-2013, 08:13 PM Thread Starter
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35s on an xj with 3.55s

What mpg will I be looking at? Will I be sad with it as my dd? Getting tires this summer and flip flipping between 33s and 35s. Definitely mtrs though x

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post #2 of 6 Old 04-30-2013, 04:30 PM
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im on 33's and stock gears and cant wait to re gear I get 11-13 MPG right now
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35s on 3.55? You'll practically have to switch from "MPG" to "GPM." It will also drive super sluggishly; good luck getting up to highway speed especially on an uphill ramp. Definitely re-gear.

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35s on 3.55? You'll practically have to switch from "MPG" to "GPM." It will also drive super sluggishly; good luck getting up to highway speed especially on an uphill ramp. Definitely re-gear.
I may have to go small. 33s. no extra money to regeat
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I may have to go small. 33s. no extra money to regeat
you will still dislike the loss of power on the highways or at speeds of 30 or more especially up hill.
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post #6 of 6 Old 05-01-2013, 09:06 PM Thread Starter
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Well, sacrifices will be made, haha,


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