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Old 05-16-2010, 01:30 PM
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Default gears~tires

whats this thing with the gears. some people say its good to have like 4.10 gears or something with a certain tire. whats that all about? and if so what type gears would a 2003 fx4 offroad xlt 4.0L V6 have?
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Old 05-16-2010, 01:36 PM
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Default Re: gears~tires

4.10 gears with tires from 31"-33" just help turn them better.

My truck came with 3.55 gears. When i put on 31" tires it was slow and got crappy gas mileage

Your FX4 should have 4.10 gears

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Old 05-16-2010, 02:39 PM
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Default Re: gears~tires

I know a guy that has a 09 ranger sort 4x4 with a 6 inch lift I think hes only got 3.73 gears, and he has 35's on em, doesn't complain about fuel milage says it hasn't changed just the truck doesn't have the best acceleration
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