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tug of war with k-1997 gmc 4X4 suburban?

i know this is stupid but at school i joined a tug war /club and i have a 4×4 97 suburban for best performance what button should i press….2wd, 4wd high,4wd high+ low—-the suburban weighs 3 tons also should i take it out of d and put it in 1,2,or 3 or leave it in […]

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Best 4×4 SUV to lease?

I have leased Jeep Grand Cherokee’s for the past 11 years and I Absolutely love them! Because I work and have family in a 20 mile radius all of my Jeeps have turned in at 22,000 or less miles. My current 2 year lease is up soon and will turn in at 10,000 miles or […]

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What is the steepest angle of rock slab that a 4×4 suv or truck could theoretically climb?

Like a Land Rover or Hummer, for example. Without a winch or any means of support other than it’s own 4 wheels, before it’s CG would make it tip over backwards? Assume that is has plenty of power and power is not the limiting factor. I was arguing with a guy who said that several […]

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Best 4×4 SUV to lease?

Best 4×4 SUV to lease? I have leased Jeep Grand Cherokee’s for the past 11 years and I Absolutely love them! Because I work and have family in a 20 mile radius all of my Jeeps have turned in at 22,000 or less miles. My current 2 year lease is up soon and will turn […]

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With gas prices nearing $4. a gal why are big gas hog 4X4 SUV sales going up?

Two recent automotive news reports show large 4X4 SUV sales are up by 18% Is this just a way for people with more money than brains to show off? Are they saying that no matter how bad the gas crunch gets they can always get gas. Please note; I’m talking about the huge 4X4 monsters […]

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How big of a lift kit would I have to put on my truck to run 36×12.5R16.5 military hummer tires?

I have a 1992 Ford F-250 4×4 extended cab, long box that will need tires soon and I want to get the 36×12.5R16.5 Goodyear Wrangler military hummer tires for it. It currently has 265/75R16 tires on it which comes out to about a 31-32" tire. I laerned that I actually need the radial tires which […]

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