hey post pics of your 4 door with 33s - Page 4 - JeepForum.com
Search  
Sign Up   Today's Posts
User: Pass: Remember?
Advertise Here
Jeep Home Jeep Forum Jeep Classifieds Jeep Registry JeepSpace Jeep Reviews Jeep Gallery Jeep Clubs Jeep Groups Jeep Videos Jeep Events Jeep Articles
Go Back JeepForum.com > Models > Jeep Wrangler Forums > JK Wrangler Technical Forum > hey post pics of your 4 door with 33s

Introducing MONSTALINER™ UV Permanent DIY Roll On Bed LineRuffstuff Axle Simple Swap Kit!ROCK BOTTOM prices on LIFT KITS at Rockridge4wd!! WANT TO

Reply
Unread 11-03-2010, 10:44 PM   #46
\\WK//
Registered User
2005 LJ Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: Denver, CO
Posts: 124
285/70/17 BFG KM2, 2.5 Teraflex Coil Lift w/shocks, Pro Comp Wheels



\\WK// is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Unread 11-03-2010, 10:48 PM   #47
BuckeyeMac
Registered User
2008 JK Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: Columbus, OH
Posts: 211
Sharp Ruby WK.
BuckeyeMac is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Unread 11-04-2010, 11:21 AM   #48
08XUnlimited
Registered User
2008 JK Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: Cleveland, TN
Posts: 218
Quote:
Originally Posted by \\WK// View Post
285/70/17 BFG KM2, 2.5 Teraflex Coil Lift w/shocks, Pro Comp Wheels

Nice rig man.I am trying to decide between 285/70r17's and 305/65r17's.
__________________
2.5" Skyjacker, 32" KM's, Smittybilt 8000lbs winch, painted Moabs.
08XUnlimited is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Unread 11-04-2010, 12:00 PM   #49
\\WK//
Registered User
2005 LJ Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: Denver, CO
Posts: 124
Thanks... The one thing to think about is tire weight. In the BFG KM2 the 285 is 60lbs and the 305 is 67lbs. Not a big difference, but it all adds up and robs power. 285\70 also has a little more sidewall...
\\WK// is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Unread 11-04-2010, 12:05 PM   #50
JLC08JK
What was I thinking?
 
JLC08JK's Avatar
2008 JK Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Sep 2009
Location: Los Angeles, California
Posts: 5,824
I know that you want to see 33 inch tires though the MTR/K's in 35x12.5x17 are closer to a 34 and have a load range (C). This makes them lighter and better suited to our JK's
Here is mine with OME heavy springs and the above mentioned tires.

JLC08JK is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Unread 11-04-2010, 12:06 PM   #51
08XUnlimited
Registered User
2008 JK Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: Cleveland, TN
Posts: 218
Quote:
Originally Posted by \\WK// View Post
Thanks... The one thing to think about is tire weight. In the BFG KM2 the 285 is 60lbs and the 305 is 67lbs. Not a big difference, but it all adds up and robs power. 285\70 also has a little more sidewall...
I've thought about that, I may just go with 285/70r17s andput spacers on so that they stick out further. I think I am going to go with BFG KOs.
__________________
2.5" Skyjacker, 32" KM's, Smittybilt 8000lbs winch, painted Moabs.
08XUnlimited is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Unread 11-04-2010, 12:09 PM   #52
\\WK//
Registered User
2005 LJ Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: Denver, CO
Posts: 124
Quote:
Originally Posted by JLC08JK View Post
I know that you want to see 33 inch tires though the MTR/K's in 35x12.5x17 are closer to a 34 and have a load range (C). This makes them lighter and better suited to our JK's
Here is mine with OME heavy springs and the above mentioned tires.

Good point... I do like the MTR's... Might be my next tire in a 35 once I regear to 5:13.
\\WK// is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Unread 11-04-2010, 12:15 PM   #53
08XUnlimited
Registered User
2008 JK Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: Cleveland, TN
Posts: 218
Quote:
Originally Posted by JLC08JK View Post
I know that you want to see 33 inch tires though the MTR/K's in 35x12.5x17 are closer to a 34 and have a load range (C). This makes them lighter and better suited to our JK's
Here is mine with OME heavy springs and the above mentioned tires.

Looks good man, I just don't want to have to regear.
__________________
2.5" Skyjacker, 32" KM's, Smittybilt 8000lbs winch, painted Moabs.
08XUnlimited is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Unread 11-04-2010, 12:22 PM   #54
JLC08JK
What was I thinking?
 
JLC08JK's Avatar
2008 JK Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Sep 2009
Location: Los Angeles, California
Posts: 5,824
I still have the 3.21 gears and a six speed.
It's not as bad as one would think though I will be re-gearing to 4.88 as soon as I get my ARB locker!
JLC08JK is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Unread 11-06-2010, 10:17 PM   #55
BlueLesPaul2006
Registered User
2012 JK Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: Townsend, Delaware
Posts: 211
Will the 285/75/17 mount up to the stock carrier with no mod or spacer? It seems that my stock 255/75 is close. I cant see that another inch will fit to well. or am i wrong?
__________________
OK, then...the hood is not supposed to flop up and down??

Dang, all this time and I thought it was the famous Jeep Wave!! ~bluegrassguitar
BlueLesPaul2006 is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Unread 11-07-2010, 12:50 AM   #56
njaimet
Registered User
2010 JK Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Jun 2010
Location: Paducah
Posts: 31
Very Nice
njaimet is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Unread 11-09-2010, 01:08 PM   #57
MJCO83
Registered User
2010 JK Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: Boston, MA
Posts: 2
Bajafanatic,

Read your profile and it looks like your sahara is similar to mine. I have a 4-speed 3.73 ratio and I've been reading that upgrading to a 33" tire like the MT ATZ AT results in loss of MPG speedo higher rpms power etc. How does yours run with the tires and 3.5" lift? I'd prefer not to lift it but it seems there's no way around it if I want the larger tire size of a 33".

I think my non lift option is a 2" BB ... but the idea of it sounds cheap and non quality.
MJCO83 is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Unread 11-10-2010, 02:51 PM   #58
asknight
Registered User
2006 TJ Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: Southwest, Arkansas
Posts: 2,189
Quote:
Originally Posted by JLC08JK View Post
I know that you want to see 33 inch tires though the MTR/K's in 35x12.5x17 are closer to a 34 and have a load range (C). This makes them lighter and better suited to our JK's
Here is mine with OME heavy springs and the above mentioned tires.

Looks good!

How do the OME HD springs ride on the blacktop without a heavy load in the vehicle?
asknight is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Unread 11-15-2013, 04:48 PM   #59
mrdeezus
Junior Member
2013 JK Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Fair Oaks, Ca.
Posts: 81
Quote:
Originally Posted by \\WK// View Post
285/70/17 BFG KM2, 2.5 Teraflex Coil Lift w/shocks, Pro Comp Wheels



I want to do this to my RUBI, can you post some direct side shots as well as front and back? Thanks
mrdeezus is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Unread 11-15-2013, 04:59 PM   #60
zjilla
Web Wheeler
 
zjilla's Avatar
2007 JK Wrangler 
 
Join Date: May 2008
Location: Mildenhall United Kingdom
Posts: 1,606
Quote:
Originally Posted by JLC08JK View Post
I know that you want to see 33 inch tires though the MTR/K's in 35x12.5x17 are closer to a 34 and have a load range (C). This makes them lighter and better suited to our JK's
Here is mine with OME heavy springs and the above mentioned tires.

my 35x12.5R15 MTR/Ks measure out at 35.2 on the rim aired up at 28 psi.
__________________
2007 Unlimited Sahara
98 ZJ Limited RHD (British spec)
USAF Military Working Dog Handler
www.annirlane.blogspot.com
October 2013 JK of the month
My Slowly but surely JK build thread:
http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f96/s...hread-1562595/
zjilla is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply

Tags
4 door with 33" tires , JK Wrangler , picture request , wrangler

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the JeepForum.com forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid e-mail address for yourself.
Note: All free e-mails have been banned due to mis-use. (Yahoo, Gmail, Hotmail, etc.)
Don't have a non-free e-mail address? Click here for a solution: Manual Account Creation
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.


Thread Tools


Suggested Threads





Jeep, Wrangler, Cherokee, Grand Cherokee, and other models are copyrighted and trademarked to Jeep/Chrysler Corporation. JeepForum.com is not in any way associated with Jeep or the Chrysler Corp.