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Do I need to regear?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas' started by Usurper, Mar 9, 2010.

  1. Usurper

    Usurper [OP] The Beast

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    I just purchased some new 37 x 13.50 x 20 Nitto Mud Grappler tires for my 2006 4x4 tacoma. How necessary is it to regear my truck with this new setup?
     
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    I'm running 33's and I want/need to re-gear. 37's will make for a pretty fast crawl speed, i would definitely consider it. If it's a manual it will also help to prolong the life of your clutch
     
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    Carson Well-Known Member

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    I would say you should re-gear, i don't think its very good for your engine and transmission to be stressed like that.
     
  4. Rhino8541

    Rhino8541 I like ze best!

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    What lift setup do you have now?
     
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    cmack Impeach Chris4x4!

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    I would say, definitely regear. Just my opinion.
     
  6. Usurper

    Usurper [OP] The Beast

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    I have 8 inches of suspension lift. I have 35s on it now that are worn down so they are being replaced with the new 37s. Didn't have any rubbing issues at all with 8 inches.
     
  7. cmack

    cmack Impeach Chris4x4!

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    I'd regear then.
     
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    TacoSupreem Dirty Trucker

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    Did he say 37's?
     
  9. Usurper

    Usurper [OP] The Beast

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    Oh, yes I did! !!
     
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    TacoSupreem Dirty Trucker

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    Daaayyyuuummm!
     
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    Usurper [OP] The Beast

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    Wheels and tires arrive Friday (03/12/10) morning. Will have them mounted and installed with pics when I get back from vacation.
     
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    Holy shit you need to regear!
     
  13. GotLift37

    GotLift37 Bangers Runner

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    I didnt have to regear with my 37's. 8" suspension... how'd you do that? I had 9"..and the mud grapplers, get ready to replace them around 25k miles lol
     
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    GotLift37 Bangers Runner

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    exactly maybe not firewall but them grapplers are meaty on the sides. I had 9" and had to do minor trimming with my 37's
     
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    I believe you have 3.73 gears currently, so 4.56 would return you pretty close to stock.
     
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    Yeah, I had previous trimming when I had the 6 inch lift with 35s. I think it will be okay. I guess I'm going with 4.88 gears. They should suffice for 37s. Any idea what the cost generally runs out the door?
     
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    dunkhi CSULB socal

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    i can see some pics please : )

    sounds hawt!
     
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    450 or so with a master install kit and solid spacer. You will probably have someone else install so I have no idea what the running rate for the install is
     
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    Fucking 2k!!! Hope it was a pussy and not a dick that raped you :eek: that's crazy expensive

    Jk about the raping but damn that's a lot of money
     
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