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Unread 11-22-2012, 08:55 AM   #1
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Easy way to do a body life to my 98 zj?

Hi I have a 98 zj Laredo and I'm looking to add to I with a body lift but have no clue where to start looking. Could use some help please

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Unread 11-22-2012, 08:59 AM   #2
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You cant do a body lift on a ZJ, only suspension lifts chief
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Unread 11-22-2012, 09:00 AM   #3
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A ZJ is a unibody vehicle. Meaning that the frame and body are one peice. Very strong and light but no body lifts. If you want a cheap lift start looking at Rough Country, Zone, or a Budget Boost (BB).
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Unread 11-22-2012, 09:01 AM   #4
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Your ZJ is a unibody vehicle. There is no body lift possibilities available for these vehicles.

You should research a "budget boost" coil spring spacer lift.

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No one here knows what they are talking about. You should try Pirate 4x4 they will be happy to help you.

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A ZJ is a unibody vehicle. Meaning that the frame and body are one peice. Very strong and light but no body lifts. If you want a cheap lift start looking at Rough Country, Zone, or a Budget Boost (BB).
That's too funny, we were typing similar responses simultaneously.

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That's too funny, we were typing similar responses simultaneously.

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Unread 11-22-2012, 09:20 AM   #7
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Body lift is 100% possible on a unibody vehicle.

Here is one on an XJ.

http://forum.calgaryjeep.com/index.php?topic=19171.0
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Unread 11-22-2012, 09:23 AM   #8
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seems like a lot of work but it'd be a hell of an improvement
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Unread 11-22-2012, 09:23 AM   #9
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Body lift is 100% possible on a unibody vehicle.

Here is one on an XJ.

http://forum.calgaryjeep.com/index.php?topic=19171.0
I love that thread.
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That confuses me.
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Unread 11-22-2012, 09:29 AM   #11
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That confuses me.
everything confuses you.
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Unread 11-22-2012, 09:35 AM   #12
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everything confuses you.
Them theres fightin werds.
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Unread 11-22-2012, 09:48 AM   #13
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everything confuses you.
Not everything. If the guy wanted a framed 4x4 he should have purchased one. Doing that adds no value and appears to be very time consuming and labor/ parts intensive.
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Unread 11-22-2012, 09:59 AM   #14
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It would appear he's not concerned about value
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Unread 11-22-2012, 10:08 AM   #15
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Interesting but he could just have gone back in time and gotten a FSJ then.....Full Frame, live axles on leaf springs, etc. If you can find one in good enough condition (ie no serious rust and interior complete) they are nice vehicles to restore etc.
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