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Posted: 8/13/2005 6:35:00 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 8/13/2005 6:59:06 PM EDT by snipAR_15]
REALISTICLY is a 6 cylinder enough power in a bronco for the street/Light four wheeling/get me unstuck?
Link Posted: 8/13/2005 6:36:01 PM EDT
Yep
Link Posted: 8/13/2005 6:36:16 PM EDT
Anything under a V8 is never enough power for anything with 4 wheels.
Link Posted: 8/13/2005 6:37:14 PM EDT
Been using a 4.3 LTR since 96 works for me but I dont tow anything larger then a fishing boat.
Link Posted: 8/13/2005 6:43:26 PM EDT

Originally Posted By snipAR_15:
REALISTICLY is a V6 enough power in a bronco for the street/Light four wheeling/get me unstuck?




Are you taking about a full size Bronco, or a Bronco 2? Full size Bronco's use a 300 CID in-line 6 that have lots of low in torque.
Link Posted: 8/13/2005 6:44:37 PM EDT
for four wheeling it's more than enough power. My jeep has a little 2.5l 4 banger and it will climb like a goat. Gears are what you need to be looking at my man. Gears.
Link Posted: 8/13/2005 6:45:44 PM EDT
Yes. Gearing matters more than displacement.
Link Posted: 8/13/2005 6:47:23 PM EDT

Originally Posted By snipAR_15:
REALISTICLY is a V6 enough power in a bronco for the street/Light four wheeling/get me unstuck?



Depends on the size of V6. I had a 2.8L in a Bronco II that was a total dog. If it is one of the newer high displacement V6's it should be fine.
Link Posted: 8/13/2005 7:00:46 PM EDT

for four wheeling it's more than enough power. My jeep has a little 2.5l 4 banger and it will climb like a goat. Gears are what you need to be looking at my man. Gears.


+1

same here. 93 YJ with 2.5L and 4" lift and 33's. Came stock from factory with 4.11's and it has plenty off torque. Its all in the gears. A v-8 never hurt though.
Link Posted: 8/13/2005 7:38:23 PM EDT

Originally Posted By jtw2:
for four wheeling it's more than enough power. My jeep has a little 2.5l 4 banger and it will climb like a goat. Gears are what you need to be looking at my man. Gears.



Yepper.
Link Posted: 8/13/2005 7:40:13 PM EDT
"enough power?"

What the fuck is "enough" power? Where I come from there's no such thing!
~Dg84
Link Posted: 8/13/2005 8:05:12 PM EDT
Uh huh...how about them fuel bills? My Tacoma will get gased up about every 10 days and only costs 35 dollars using premium! I would love to have an 8, but gas is too expensive and a V6 will do alright unless your towing some heavy stuff.

-Derek



Originally Posted By MachinegunManiac:
Anything under a V8 is never enough power for anything with 4 wheels.

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