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    I'm in the planning stages to go up a tire size within the next year, and to do this right, one of the many steps I'm going to take is to re-gear. I'm planning to go with 4.88's for various reasons when I switch to 37's. And I'm fairly new to the Colorado Springs area, so I'm looking for recommendations on where to get this done. Or any Forum members do gear swaps as side work?

    Oh, and I'm not building a dedicated crawler, more of an all around trail Jeep who likes to do an occasional harder trail once in a while.

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    In Colorado Springs my recommendation would be Predator 4WD.

    http://www.predator4wd.com/

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    Its been quite a lot of years since I lived C Springs, but I agree with above...Predator 4wd is probably your best option. Does Tanner 4x4 still exist? I had them do some work back in the 90s on my first cj7...they seemed okay, a bit more budget than predator, but when I found predator 4wd (and focus on cj parts back then) I never went back.
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    Yeah, Tanner is still around but I haven't dealt with them personally. However, I'm sure they could install gears no problem as well.

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    Thank you very much for the replies. Appreciate it.
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    Anyone ever used Bach Crawlers in Monument/Palmer Lake? I happened to be at their shop on Friday. Seems like a cool family run business, so was just curious.
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