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Unread 09-22-2009, 01:44 PM   #1
RMFK13
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so im gonna be building my jeep up, and a couple guys here have been lifting jeeps for people, and they build thei rown kits. they are 6.5 inch. now what im wondering is, the setup they use is, longer shocks, coils, CA drop brackets, new front trac bar, and rear trac bar drop bracket.
now iv seen these in action and i must say... tons of flex, smooth ride, and everything seems to stay centered.

my question is, is there anything wrong with lifting a zj this way?


none of it is bought, its all fabed and put on by a local guy.


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Unread 09-22-2009, 06:48 PM   #2
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rear track bar brackets have been known to be junk, and not sure what the CA drop brackets looks like but generally drop brackets are no good. also you have to keep in mind, depending on what tire size you run your looking at regearing your axles and swapping out the dana 35.
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Unread 09-22-2009, 06:49 PM   #3
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yea. thats why ima probably build a kit myself the right way for under what he wants.
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Unread 09-22-2009, 07:08 PM   #4
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i think ima go this route.
get this.
IRON ROCK OFF ROAD: Rough Country ZJ 4" Lift Kit

use the spacers im gittin from a friend...
6 inchs of lift, has the adjustable control arms, only thing i would need would be the adjustable tracbar.
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Unread 09-22-2009, 08:22 PM   #5
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i think ima go this route.
get this.
IRON ROCK OFF ROAD: Rough Country ZJ 4" Lift Kit

use the spacers im gittin from a friend...
6 inchs of lift, has the adjustable control arms, only thing i would need would be the adjustable tracbar.
that's what i did.
works great so far.
and order from Rough Country directly from phone...can talk them down in price.
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Unread 09-22-2009, 08:24 PM   #6
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i think someone edite my post with the url =O thanks to whoever.


and yea.. do the spacers ever wear out?
and whats a good price to pay for some used ones?
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