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post #1 of 7 Old 07-27-2009, 11:22 PM Thread Starter
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Will 3.5" lift clear 32" Tires

I was wondering if a 3.5" lift on a 96 grand cherokee would give enough clearance for 32" tires or if 31" would still be the better choice

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post #2 of 7 Old 07-27-2009, 11:31 PM
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Are you planning on wheeling it or will it be a street queen?
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post #3 of 7 Old 07-27-2009, 11:44 PM
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yes they will fit i had 32s on a BB with minor trimming!!!!

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post #4 of 7 Old 07-28-2009, 03:06 PM
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If you'll be running stock control arms, you might find the need to hammer the pinch seams in the front wheel wells.
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If you plan on wheeling it you'll either need to installl some loooong bumpstops or do a little trimming. I'm running 33s on just over 4" of lift, I'll guarantee that I could run 32s with an inch less of lift.
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Ive got 32's on my 3" lift, and it works out perfect. In the back I have no rubbing, and in the front I have minor rubbing at full flex turning right. Once I trim my fenders I should be able to fully turn at full flex with no problem

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Yes - take a BFH to your pinch seam in the front/cabside, cut some plastic.

Stuff it and you'll be cussing though. 4" is better for 32" or taller.

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