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Unread 04-24-2013, 04:41 PM   #16
Robbie98zj
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I just installed the RC lift last weekend and I love it it rides great and flexes great. My only issue is the differentials started leaking front and rear at the pinion seal. No big deal. It was the best money I've spent on my jeep so far.

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Unread 04-24-2013, 04:49 PM   #17
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I planned on replacing all my u joints anyway. They look about the age of the zj.
Get started there while you wait?
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Unread 04-24-2013, 05:44 PM   #18
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It arrived finally. Ups is always super late here. Fortunately I tweaked my back in anticipation I'm guessing. Either way I wouldn't have had time to start today. This weekend I have a date with my zj.
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Unread 04-24-2013, 07:21 PM   #19
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Much beefier than expected. Very good quality.
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Unread 04-24-2013, 07:28 PM   #20
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Very nice.
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Unread 04-29-2013, 06:56 PM   #21
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Three hours half installed. Tomorrow I finish.
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Unread 05-07-2013, 04:26 PM   #22
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Finished a day after. Forgot to post the finished product...
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Unread 05-07-2013, 05:01 PM   #23
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looks good
seems like your install went a lot smoother than mine did haha

any vibes after?
mine vibed like crazy until i installed the tc drop kit
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Unread 05-07-2013, 05:04 PM   #24
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Did get vibes. Solved by putting my stock arms in the back. The rc fixed lowers are a bit too long. With adjustable uppers the kit would be much better. I'm still very pleased with it.
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Unread 05-07-2013, 07:13 PM   #25
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looks good
seems like your install went a lot smoother than mine did haha

any vibes after?
mine vibed like crazy until i installed the tc drop kit
TC drop? Thought you never needed one with a ZJ?
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Unread 05-07-2013, 07:45 PM   #26
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You don't if it's set up correctly.
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Unread 05-07-2013, 09:58 PM   #27
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Nice jeep! I hope mine goes good.

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Unread 05-07-2013, 10:05 PM   #28
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Pb cannot be more important to a smooth install
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Unread 05-07-2013, 10:17 PM   #29
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Oh i know i live in minnesota i go through it like beer.

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Unread 05-07-2013, 10:25 PM   #30
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Sweet. Then you should be in there like swimwear. Pictures!
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