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    Agreed with the above, 265/75s fit no problem....

    Agreed with the above, 265/75s fit no problem. They are roughly 7% bigger than stock.

    Get some nice AT tires, avoid MTs for your projected use. In addition to the above, Nitto Terra Grapplers are...
  2. Love that high roof.

    Love that high roof.
  3. There is zero chance of that happening. Wolves...

    There is zero chance of that happening. Wolves just are not that effective of a predator, if their prey animal populations drop theirs will too.
    And in any event, the grazers were overpopulated...
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    His is for sale now, check the...

    His is for sale now, check the classifieds...although it is out of your stated budget.
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    Yep, either will work. I did the wide-track...

    Yep, either will work. I did the wide-track conversion my previous Trooper which was a 93, and ran spacers on the rear axle. If you source an axle to swap you will need a 95-97 for the right gear...
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    Yeah some people like the diagnostic capability...

    Yeah some people like the diagnostic capability of OBD II, but for me, the codes have rarely helped me fix anything. I like the simplicity of OBD I...and one cat, one O2 sensor, etc. The 95 is a bit...
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    Or better yet http://vehicross.info/forums

    Or better yet http://vehicross.info/forums
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    Any of the the 92-97 Troopers with a manual...

    Any of the the 92-97 Troopers with a manual transmissions are reliable rigs. The 3.2L doesn't have the oil burning issues of the 3.5L. Either the 175 hp SOHC or 190 hp DOHC are fine, they are...
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    Yeah, I've been wondering that too. I've also...

    Yeah, I've been wondering that too.

    I've also been wondering if a RTT is a good idea on a rig that is that tall.
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    Apparently you didn't find the forums at...

    Apparently you didn't find the forums at Planetisuzoo.com

    Troopers are one of the best bargains out there, and you can lift and fit 33s with very little effort. Let me know if you have any...
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    Poll: I have an Engel that I got a great deal on, and...

    I have an Engel that I got a great deal on, and it is an excellent fridge. But if I was shopping for one now without any special deals, I would probably get ARB, simply because their customer service...
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    Other than having what might be an unhealthy...

    Other than having what might be an unhealthy amount of self-worth invested in your vehicle, I'm willing to give you the benefit of the doubt until proven otherwise.
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    Lol, somehow I can't picture this rig with a...

    Lol, somehow I can't picture this rig with a RTT...
  14. Seems like a good price. I've been thinking about...

    Seems like a good price. I've been thinking about an FJ, but not ready to spend that kind of coin.
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    Yes, 265/75s for sure with no lift, with even a...

    Yes, 265/75s for sure with no lift, with even a little lift 285/75s fit easily.

    Lift is also easy, taller coils in the rear (OMEs are great), and adjust the front torsion bars to match ride...
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    Wow was that thing in shrink wrap for the last 20...

    Wow was that thing in shrink wrap for the last 20 years?
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    Unsprung mass is important more to the suspension...

    Unsprung mass is important more to the suspension than braking IMO. When I went to 35s on my Trooper I was pleasantly surprised that braking was not affected much. I did, however, notice that stiffer...
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    Shoot, I don't see that promo there now. I would...

    Shoot, I don't see that promo there now. I would pull the trigger right now if that discount was in force.
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    Vehicle weight and tire size leverage are both...

    Vehicle weight and tire size leverage are both important.

    Braking performance will decrease with added weight, of course. But a bigger tire is like grabbing a longer breaker bar to loosen a bolt,...
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    If I may nitpick, it has more to do with the...

    If I may nitpick, it has more to do with the increased leverage of the larger radius tires, although weight does play a role.
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    275/70R18s are a little over 33" There is...

    275/70R18s are a little over 33"

    There is logic to the metric tire sizes, but it's a PITA to figure out diameters. But you can do the math. 275 is the width in mm. 70 is the percent of sidewall to...
  22. Their biggest enemy here in the states was rust....

    Their biggest enemy here in the states was rust. Hardly see any first gen Troopers left around here in the rust belt (2nd gens were 1000x better at rust resistance).

    Not sure about the engine,...
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    Zimm, which particular "35s" are you running? I...

    Zimm, which particular "35s" are you running? I am acquiring a 03 LX soon and am trying to figure out which tires, which will impact what lift and whether I regear. I would like to get this right the...
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    Congrats! I am picking up a 2003 LX in a couple...

    Congrats! I am picking up a 2003 LX in a couple of weeks (logistic issues)...getting excited. Looking forward to seeing what you do with yours!
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    I have had a truck from Massachusetts and a truck...

    I have had a truck from Massachusetts and a truck from Texas...it was worth the drive to get the one from TX every time I go to turn a bolt underneath.
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