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post #1 of 10 Old 08-08-2011, 07:47 PM Thread Starter
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RE or BDS

Ok I have the option of getting all 8 RE arms or BDS. Which do.you guys recommend

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post #2 of 10 Old 08-08-2011, 07:58 PM
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Re

'88 XJ
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post #3 of 10 Old 08-08-2011, 09:23 PM Thread Starter
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Any reason? They will both cost me the same. I have been reading good pros on each. But for RE they say they give better flex.

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post #4 of 10 Old 08-09-2011, 01:33 AM
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long arms if you plan to wheel

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post #5 of 10 Old 08-09-2011, 01:37 AM
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ive seen many people with RE but not much about BDS.

I heard its new but not soo much reviews with BDS.
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post #6 of 10 Old 08-09-2011, 02:03 AM
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I have a friend with a full BDS suspension on his ZJ. 4.5" short arms with johnnys/polys combo. Rides so smooth...mostly cause of RE springs and OME shocks lol

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post #7 of 10 Old 08-09-2011, 02:06 AM
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i was about to get a bds 3.5 for a good price

or do a

bb lift with bilstein shocks 5100, and spacers.

Don't know what shall i do
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post #8 of 10 Old 08-09-2011, 03:45 AM
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don't click....
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post #9 of 10 Old 08-09-2011, 10:19 AM Thread Starter
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Man. I reasearched they seem almost the same. They say bds has better coustmer service and warrenty.

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post #10 of 10 Old 08-09-2011, 01:42 PM
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True fact..... ON BDS.

Don't know about the ride quality, performance on/off road.
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