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what size tires?

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by big75jimmy, Mar 28, 2004.

  1. big75jimmy

    big75jimmy Registered Member

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    I am wanting to know how big of a tire I can run with 4.10 gears. I dont play on rocks so crawling doesnt matter much I just see mud and street action.
     
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    bigburban383 1/2 ton status

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    Look at this chart, once your past the blue its probably not good. You'll lose torque as you go past 35's. Like I have 35's and I switched to 4.10s (stock 3.42) and the speedometer is right on the money.

    THE CHART
     
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    mudhog THEGAME Staff Member Super Moderator

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    im running 39.5in iroks with 4:10 gears but i wish i had 5:13's lol
     
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    bigredblzr 1/2 ton status

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    I'm running 36s.
     
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    big75jimmy Registered Member

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    I've ran 35" was ok withat setup and just put 38"s on it but want to bigger. I have yet to drive it though.
     
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    mr_fujisawa 1/2 ton status

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    i run 35's on my 4.10 set up i think it is the perfect combination.
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    84_Chevy_K10 Banned

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    I have 38.5s and 4.10 and have seen no need for additional gear yet.
     
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    Bigger question, what motor/tranny combo do you have?
     
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    Damn, I should have gone 4.88's
     
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    I have 4.10s and there cool, with the 38s and 42s, prolly cuz the tranny makes up for it.
     
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    I have a 350/350/203 and dana 44 and 14 bolt
     
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    I have 4.10's with a tired 350-th350-np203 combo all turning 37's.
     
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    big75jimmy Registered Member

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    how would 4.10 and 44's be? I've seen other trucks with this combo but have never talked to anyone who has run this setup.
     

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