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Unread 08-16-2009, 03:55 PM   #1
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ok so im completely finished with my lift untill i order my new control arms


but i get wierd clicking noises now anyone have this lift have any unusual noises after they did there lift?

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Unread 08-16-2009, 04:01 PM   #2
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What lift? ZJ or WJ? Kind of need some more info...

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Unread 08-16-2009, 05:58 PM   #3
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98 zj 4.0 3.5 lift new springs front front springs to rear

it tends to make snapping like noises when putting the truck in reverse maybe bc of preload on the suspension not really sure. my front springs make noise through light bumps off road they make a DOYING noise lol like if you drop a spring on the ground sort of noise
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Unread 08-16-2009, 06:13 PM   #4
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I'm not sure about the clicking noise but the "DOYING" is most likely because your front axle is to far over to the passenger side and the coil spring is rubbing against the track bar bracket. Try adjusting the track bar to get the axle centered under the Jeep better.
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Unread 08-16-2009, 07:10 PM   #5
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i was thinking i needed to readjust the track bar so that makes sense thanks!!
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Unread 08-16-2009, 09:13 PM   #6
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As for the clicking...did the kit come with a transfer case spacer? I have heard you need those to keep the driveshaft angles in check.
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Unread 08-16-2009, 09:25 PM   #7
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As for the clicking...did the kit come with a transfer case spacer? I have heard you need those to keep the driveshaft angles in check.
He shouldn't need one for 3.5" lift. I don't think the kit even comes with one (could be wrong though).
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Unread 08-16-2009, 09:32 PM   #8
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CV joints shot?
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Unread 08-17-2009, 12:04 AM   #9
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CV joints shot?
could be true, mine are shot and are squeaking/clicking
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Unread 08-17-2009, 03:08 AM   #10
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get it aligned ASAP man mine had wierd noises because i have adjustable control arms and one was slightly longer than the other all was corrected and all noises were gone!
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Unread 08-17-2009, 05:19 PM   #11
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i have stock controls and my truck was aligned, also have no cv's but my unis are tight and the kit didnt come with a t-case drop and it doenst look like i need one but im gonna get one in the future when i order my control arms.


to the guy with adj controls what company how much and how do you like them, did you drive your lifted truck before you had the new control arms wondering if they make a notice able difference
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