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Unread 03-04-2012, 01:24 PM   #16
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I chose that based on the chart. I'm gonna stick with the "33s" for quite some time. 4.56 showed as being in the starting area of "performance". So I figured that would be outstanding for the hills on our local highways. Any further input on this would be great as I'm fairly ignorant on the subject.
What year jeep do you have and what tranny.?

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Unread 03-04-2012, 01:42 PM   #17
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It is a 2011 with the 6 speed. It currently has the 3.21s. They are a dog on the highway but passable around town.
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Unread 03-04-2012, 02:58 PM   #18
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Snapped some photos of the tail gate cover and tuffy security enclosure.



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Unread 03-04-2012, 03:59 PM   #19
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It is a 2011 with the 6 speed. It currently has the 3.21s. They are a dog on the highway but passable around town.
Ahh. You might want to go with 4.88s then. Those gears will allow you to run 35s in the future. But if you are planning to go 37s you will want 5.13
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Unread 03-04-2012, 04:00 PM   #20
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Snapped some photos of the tail gate cover and tuffy security enclosure.

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Is that the smittybilt tailgate gear thing.?
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Unread 03-04-2012, 06:14 PM   #21
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nice work on the tail gate enclosure and gear bags.
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Unread 03-04-2012, 07:02 PM   #22
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Yes it is Mrsmiley, it was a simple install. The only problem is with the security enclosure there's not as much room..
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Unread 03-04-2012, 07:57 PM   #23
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Yes it is Mrsmiley, it was a simple install. The only problem is with the security enclosure there's not as much room..
Ahh. Looks really good will have to look into one of those for my jeep
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Unread 03-04-2012, 10:19 PM   #24
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couldnt upload image, please disregard... Nice jeep though
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Unread 03-10-2012, 12:41 AM   #25
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Ahh. You might want to go with 4.88s then. Those gears will allow you to run 35s in the future. But if you are planning to go 37s you will want 5.13
How will it perform with the 33s with the 4.88s? I don't really plan on going to 35s. If I do it will be years down the road. I've read many different things about 4.10s, 4.56 and 4.88.. I'm pretty well confused at this point. The chart shows that 4.56 would be at the beginning of the "performance" column. I wish I could test drive one with the same tires and different gears just to feel the difference. Also, I ordered a set of iggee seat covers for the front. Cant wait to get them. And I'm considering taking the carpet out, although I don't have the time or money to rhinoline right now.
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Unread 03-10-2012, 11:44 AM   #26
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Do you have any issues with the trunk cover? What are some pros and cons of it. I was thinking of getting it for my JKU.
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Unread 03-10-2012, 11:50 AM   #27
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Looks like a great start! Good choice on the security enclosure...it is one of my favorite mods - doors off, top off, no problem. Throw your junk in the back and hit the luck button

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Unread 03-10-2012, 03:16 PM   #28
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Do you have any issues with the trunk cover? What are some pros and cons of it. I was thinking of getting it for my JKU.
I think they make a bigger one for the unlimited.. So far the only con I can see is possibly having less space to fold the soft top down. I will be finding out this weekend. Supposed to be fantastic weather.
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Unread 03-10-2012, 03:17 PM   #29
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Looks like a great start! Good choice on the security enclosure...it is one of my favorite mods - doors off, top off, no problem. Throw your junk in the back and hit the luck button

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Does your soft top stick up more when folded down with the enclosure?
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Unread 03-10-2012, 04:14 PM   #30
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Does your soft top stick up more when folded down with the enclosure?
I have aftermarkrt soft tops. It probably would a little
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