post #1 of Old 04-29-2003, 07:11 PM Thread Starter
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If anyone here owns a 4 " Skyjacker or 3.5" BDS or Superlift Suspension kit

Can you tell me how things have gone for you? Any problems? good comments? thanks

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post #2 of Old 04-29-2003, 07:33 PM
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4" Skyjacker. I had problems with my rear U-bolts, but thats cause my mechani was an idiot. Other than that went great, I highly recommend the added bushings that go in the fram for shackles. Im VERY happy witht he skyjacker, great performance, great ride.
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post #3 of Old 04-29-2003, 07:37 PM Thread Starter
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sweet, thanks man, i think it's sweet, and the decal is cool too =
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post #4 of Old 04-29-2003, 07:41 PM
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I had the Skyjacker 4" , worked great, smooth ride < alot smoother than it was on factory> even with 36 Swampers on

i rode in I-4's Jeep awhile back he has the 3.5 BDS it rode great, worked great offroad & for what i paid for my skyjacker i wished i had went with the BDS, simply because of the warranty . I-4's is sitting on 35 Mtr's
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post #5 of Old 04-30-2003, 12:51 AM
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I love my 4" skyjacker lift. You will hear "skyjacker springs sag blah blah blah" but after six months mine have not sagged other than the settling that occurs with all lifts. I check it from time to time but cannot detect any sag at all. Plus the ride is great...much much better than my stock springs (now they sagged bad...I was almost riding on the bumpstops hehe).

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post #6 of Old 04-30-2003, 02:06 PM
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I have been running Superlift 3.5 inch springs for about 5 years now. No sag, tons of flex. I would buy it again. Rides better than with the stock springs. Looks good with 31's.

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post #7 of Old 04-30-2003, 03:19 PM
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I got the 3.5 BDS and it's Softer ride then stock and great flex off road.

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i have a 4" skyjacker...i like it. only thing is, it my leaf springs rusted extremely fast. other than that, no probs.
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post #9 of Old 04-30-2003, 05:26 PM
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I dont have either kit but I sure have had really good luck with my Rough Country System.... I have a lot of guys tell me that my setup is very good. Most of them have had skyjacker systems

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Thanks for all the replies fellas, ill update you
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post #11 of Old 04-30-2003, 06:16 PM
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I love my BDS kit, switched after Skyjunkers sagged on me and they would not cover. Hope mine was an isolated case.

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post #12 of Old 04-30-2003, 10:16 PM
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I am looking into getting a 4" Suspension lift real soon on my 92 YJ and just wanted to know what springs to stay away from due to sagging or premature rusting etc?
My brother just got a set of superlift 4" springs, are those good?

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33" tires and 3.5" lift???

Can you run these 2 together with enough clearance or does the extra 1/2 " for Skyjacker help that much?

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I have 33" tires with my 3 1/2 lift but then again I also have 3/4 " Shackles. I would recoment 1" body lift over Shackles. (mine were there with the Jeep from previous owner

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