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post #1 of 12 Old 09-03-2004, 05:05 PM Thread Starter
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searched but to no avail...2WD lifts?!?!

hey guys i am new here to the forums...and a new XJ owner as of yesterday lol!! i seriously want to lift this thing..and YES i know...its 2WD, but i want looks anyways....so is there any possibility of doing this??

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post #2 of 12 Old 09-03-2004, 05:07 PM
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Pretty much any of the 4wd lifts will also work on your 2wd.

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Do a search for silverxj2001 his 2wd XJ is done in a PreRunner (JeepSpeed) style and it's pretty damn capable.

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You just need a kit for a 4wd. Everything on the 2wd is the same, it just doesn't have the front differential or Transfer Case. Do a search for silverxj2001, he has a 2 wheel drive and set his XJ up as more of a prerunner, which are usually 2wd's anyways.

Here is his website: http://www.cardomain.com/id/silverxj2001

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wow guys i love this forum already....that was the QUICKEST reply i have ever seen...thx guys for helpin me out!! BTW Baloo93 San Angelo is home and I LOVE IT!! lol
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Welcome by the way. Don't be afraid to ask any questions you have. Thie forum is great about not bashing new guys. The best way to learn anything is asking questions.

I spend my Highschool years in Angelo. Central was a blast. Loved the people, the wide open space, public hunting areas, the lakes (lived in military housing across from Lake Nastywater), and the laid back atmosphere there. I hate Austin, didn't used to, but do now!

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hey ok...so when ordering...what do i need...at rustys do they come in full kits...or is the $400 JUST for coils??
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post #8 of 12 Old 09-03-2004, 05:36 PM
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join the crew man... dont feel shy

i gotta 2wd with a lift.. and im goin up more soon


best part about it, is u aint gotta worry about driveline vibes after the lift... heh

im pretty sure 400 bux would be pretty damn steep for some coils

but thats also really damn cheap for the whole package

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i just saw a lifted 2wd getting gas. looked like a 3 inch lift with some wider tires.

wish i had a camera phone on me.

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The $400 could be coils with full leafs or a set up with coils and a AAL (Add A Leaf) for the leaf packs.

What size lift are you looking for.

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Cool, another two-wheeler !!!! Welcome .

Look at it this way, if you go thru some nasty section that stopped even one 4x4, it'll be worth it !!!!! (But I think a winch is one of the first items we need to consider !!)

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yeah i have a 2wd rig. i use it for desert racing and such but its comin along pretty quick. this summer i get my cage, race seats, harnesses, and longarms... ill keep everyone updated. but if you have any ?s feel free to pm me



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