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Unread 02-22-2013, 05:11 PM   #1
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New JK advice, lift and tire size

Just purchased my first Jeep 2013. Looking at putting in the AEV 2.5 lift. Wanting to go with 35's, will I regret it with 3.21's and an automatic. I know I will have to eventually upgrade the rear. Any advice is greatly appreciated.


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Unread 02-22-2013, 05:24 PM   #2
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First, welcome to our forum...lots of good advice and tech info to be found here by:
Second, read through the FAQ stickies at the top of this forum, there is info there to help answer your question which has been addressed many, many times before, so:
Third, the search function is a good place to start looking for past answers and advice....

I think the answer you find will say something to the effect of Yes, you will be unsatisfied with the performance of 35s and 3.21 gearing ...either manual or auto (you did not say) so:
Fourth, fill in your profile so we may better help you out.
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Unread 02-22-2013, 06:21 PM   #3
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first off what year? and also you have to regear both the front AND rear axle. not just one.
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