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Unread 12-11-2005, 06:25 PM   #91
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Lift: RE 4.5" Superflex w/ full packs, 1.75" spacer in front, RE Drop Brackets
Shocks: Doesch Tech
Tire size: BFG MT 33x12.50x15
Wheel Size & backspacing: 15x8 w/ 4" BS
Notes: Plenty of clearance without any trimming, front fenders are trimmed w/ stock flares reattached.

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Unread 12-15-2005, 02:25 PM   #92
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1997 TJ Wrangler 
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Year: 1999 XJ Sport
Lift height (listed & actual): RE 4.5" / 6" netted
Shocks: RE Monotubes
Tire size (Listed & actual): X-Terrains 33x12.50, 32.2"
Wheel Size & backspacing:15x8, backspacing not sure around 4"
Notes: Gonna be trimming asap and got ot regear soon too, 3.55s suck.

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Unread 12-20-2005, 04:31 PM   #93
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Year: 2001
Lift height (listed & actual): 3.5"
Shocks: Sensatrac
Tire size (Listed & actual): BFG AT K/O 235/75/15
Wheel Size & backspacing: 15x7- 3.75
Notes: RE SYE and CVShaft. JKS Discos and BPE's Others in the sig


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Unread 12-28-2005, 06:03 PM   #94
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Year: 1998
Lift height 3"
Shocks: stock for now but will be upgrading very soon
Tire size 30-9.50 Courser (Cooper) MT's
Wheel Size & backspacing: 15x8 3.25 bs
No rubbing but I do have very mild vibes at 30-35 (transfer case drop coming very soon)

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[COLOR="DarkRed"]1998 TJ, 4 banger, 5 speed, Rusty's 2" lift, 31" BFG At KO's, AR 15x8 [URL="http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v645/harley72/MY%20TJ/TJafter.jpg"][COLOR="DarkRed"]My TJ[/COLOR][/URL][/COLOR]
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Unread 01-03-2006, 01:59 PM   #95
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Year: 1988
Lift kit: Rancho 3" coils and Rancho 3" AAL
Shocks: Rancho RSX's
Tire size: 32"x9.5" TSL Super Swampers
Wheel size & backspacing: Stock 15x7 with 5.25" BS
Notes: No rubbing, rear sway bar removed, Fenders Cut up some for flexing, Rustys track Bar. No vibes

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Unread 01-03-2006, 05:41 PM   #96
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Rusty's 3" Spring pack kit.
1.75" Spacer up front to level it out.
Sits at about 4" all the way around...
Minor trimming front/rear.
33x10.50s on TJ Canyon wheels

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4.0 - NP242 - D44s - Detroit front / ARB rear - 5.38s - 36" TSL/SX - 4.5" lift

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Unread 01-07-2006, 01:20 PM   #97
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1988 YJ Wrangler 
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2000 Cherokee Sport
2" Budget Boost
31x10.5 Yokahoma Super Diggers(lol)
15x8 Black Steelies 3.75" bs

1988 YJ Project, Stock spring (soa), dana 44 front axle, 12 bolt rear axle, turbo 350, NP205.
1988 XJ, Rusty's 6.5" lift, Custom long arms, 33's, Custom bumpers, Custom Rocker/Rock rails, SYE, Ford 8.8 - SOLD
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Unread 01-09-2006, 08:09 AM   #98
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2005 WK 
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Lift: Rusty's 4.5" spring pack
Tires: 32" BFG Muds
Wheels: 15x8 Steel Pacers
2005 WK, 4.7
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Unread 01-11-2006, 08:01 PM   #99
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Year: 2000 XJ sport
Rubicon Express 3.5 Super flex
Edelbrock IAS shocks
15" American Racing Diamond Back rims
RE SYE kit installed along with Spicer CVF rear driveshaft. Tires never rub, no trimming required but did put longer break lines in front. Kit says bent stock ones but i did not want to break them.
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Unread 01-12-2006, 10:17 PM   #100
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stock on 16 inch wheels

With 3.5 inch RE lift, rancho 9000 shocks and 265/75/16 BFG allterrains
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Unread 01-13-2006, 08:54 AM   #101
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1992 XJ Base Model
5.5" RE Extreme Duty Lift
33" tires on 15x8 wheels

1992 Cherokee 5.5" RE Lift w/33's
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Unread 01-15-2006, 09:57 AM   #102
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Here's mine. Had the pics for awhile now. Since then I have gotten 31x10.5 BFG AT KO's.

1996 XJ Sport
3.5" Rubi Express SuperRide w/ AAL's
15x8 AR 767's
31x10.50 BFG's

1996 Black XJ Sport
RE 3.5" Super Ride w/ AAL's
31x10.50 BGF AT K/O's wrapped around 15" AR 767's

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Unread 01-15-2006, 02:45 PM   #103
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Homemade 5.5 inch lift. Made with s10 leaves, RC 4.5 coils (5.5 actual), and new shocks. Bixenon HID upgrade kit with hella ecodes, front hooks, rear hitch. Soon to have sye w/ new d/s and adjustable control arms
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Unread 01-17-2006, 11:10 AM   #104
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Rustys 2in BB kit with add a leaf. 31in BFG AT on stock rims. Only Rubs at full turn. Will be trimming and gettin differnt rims come spring.
1996 blue xj
Rustys 2in BB
31x10.50 BFG AT
and a size 10 lead foot
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Unread 01-23-2006, 02:47 PM   #105
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Location: Springfield, MO
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Year: 1999 Classic
Lift Kit: RE 3.5" SuperRide w/ full packs (actual rear: 5" & front 4.25")
Shocks: RE Monotubes
Tire Size: 31x10.5xR15 BFG ATs
Wheel size & backspacing: Crager Soft 8s 15x8 with 4.75" BS
Notes: definitely had to do D&T SYE & new CV DS & 4* shim to combat vibes


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