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Discussion in 'The Garage' started by carolina k-5, Mar 28, 2005.

  1. carolina k-5

    carolina k-5 Registered Member

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    now that ive got the lift and everything sorted out. im torn as to what to do next, ive got enough money together to buy one of the following. 33" super swamper LTBs w/rims (right now 32" BFG ats) or a milemarker PE 9500 winch (is this big enough?) or finally i could get a soft top (i got no back window) help me decide.
     
  2. speedyvision917

    speedyvision917 1/2 ton status

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    whatd you get for a lift? what else have you done to it so far...specs
     
  3. carolina k-5

    carolina k-5 Registered Member

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    i got tc 4" lift and 1" zero rate rear. as far as mods just front bumper and baja ss seats. otherwise ive completely rebuilt the truck stock.
     
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    stallion85 1/2 ton status

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    I would not recommend the LTB's. Heard lots of bad things about them. I think the winch would be plent strong ehough. What kind of wheelin do you do? Like as said above what do you already have on your rig?
     
  5. BigOrange90Jimmy

    BigOrange90Jimmy 1/2 ton status Premium Member

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    If your current tires are in good shape, I would say go for the top. You have to be comfortable before you can enjoy it.
     
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    stallion85 1/2 ton status

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    Sorry you must have posted right as I was replying. I would definetly recommend a steering box brace. About a $100.

    BFG Muds are good tire too if you are not partial to the LTB's.
     
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    clarkjw24 1/2 ton status GMOTM Winner

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    I'd do either the top or the winch. I don't know about milemarker winches, I think they're some issues with them. :confused: The top would be cool if its a daily driver. If its just gonna be a trail rig I don't think I'd do the top. I think that most would agree that if you just lifted it and haven't wheeled it much yet don't spend money on 33s cause your gonna get the fever and "need" bigger tires soon. :xmas:
     
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    Good point! I bought 32's...too small, then bought 35's still too small. Now I don't have the heart to tell my wife we need to spend another grand on some 38's :D
     
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    "cough" 42's "cough" :whistle:
     

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