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Unread 02-21-2013, 08:39 AM   #841
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That is highly debatable. I much prefer my manual.
I would to.

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Unread 02-21-2013, 08:43 AM   #842
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I prefer manual overall but not worrying about a clutch would be better in the dirt.
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Unread 02-21-2013, 08:44 AM   #843
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I prefer manual overall but not worrying about a clutch would be better in the dirt.
And hills. I thought about this part of off road, I think it'll take some practice but I don't see why I could do it
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Unread 02-21-2013, 08:47 AM   #844
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I prefer manual overall but not worrying about a clutch would be better in the dirt.
Once you get decent gears you won't have to worry about that either.
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Unread 02-21-2013, 08:48 AM   #845
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Once you get decent gears you won't have to worry about that either.
Right. I just mean apples to apple. Lets say stock.
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Unread 02-21-2013, 08:48 AM   #846
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And hills. I thought about this part of off road, I think it'll take some practice but I don't see why I could do it
With the 241 you can basically just dump the clutch and it'll power on up those "hills" you speak of.
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Unread 02-21-2013, 08:49 AM   #847
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And hills. I thought about this part of off road, I think it'll take some practice but I don't see why I could do it
That famous Moose grammar lol.
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Unread 02-21-2013, 08:49 AM   #848
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I like my auto, but sometimes I wish I had a manual.

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Unread 02-21-2013, 08:51 AM   #849
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Right. I just mean apples to apple. Lets say stock.
Remember when we went wheeling and my TJ was still stock, remember how much better my Jeep performed than yours even with stock suspension and tiny all terrains simply because I had a good gear ratio for my tire size? Now imagine if I had a 241 in it like Moose.
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Unread 02-21-2013, 08:53 AM   #850
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With my entire driveline geared to 4:10(including the 241) I climb a lot of hills in 4lo 4th gear no problem even with 35's
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Unread 02-21-2013, 08:53 AM   #851
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Remember when we went wheeling and my TJ was still stock, remember how much better my Jeep performed than yours even with stock suspension and tiny all terrains simply because I had a good gear ratio for my tire size? Now imagine if I had a 241 in it like Moose.
Right, but you didn't have a stock auto there to compare to.
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Unread 02-21-2013, 08:54 AM   #852
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Right, but you didn't have a stock auto there to compare to.
I used to have a 3 spd auto. My point is that using the "no fumbling with a clutch" excuse against a manual doesn't workif you actually have good gears.
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Unread 02-21-2013, 09:02 AM   #853
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I used to have a 3 spd auto. My point is that using the "no fumbling with a clutch" excuse against a manual doesn't workif you actually have good gears.
I know. I'm not at all saying a properly set up manual isn't good. It's great.
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Unread 02-21-2013, 09:07 AM   #854
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That famous Moose grammar lol.
Frick! I did it again. I was amending the morning constitution. I wasn't paying attention.

I like the discussion going on though! Keep it up!
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Unread 02-21-2013, 09:18 AM   #855
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Frick! I did it again. I was amending the morning constitution. I wasn't paying attention.

I like the discussion going on though! Keep it up!
Yeah, something Jeep related
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