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post #19 of (permalink) Old 09-30-2013
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Originally Posted by 281racered3.7 View Post
Sorry let me clear it up, I understand going to 3.73 from 2.73 will burn more fuel but I was trying to ask would there be a difference between 3.73 gears with a certain tire height compared to a shorter tire height with the same 3.73 gears in terms of gas milage since shorter tires increase the gearing? Sorry I'moa noob lol
A shorter tire will increase torque multiplication a little, so in turn your highway mileage will decrease.

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