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Unread 10-10-2012, 01:43 PM   #3091
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what do you guys think of Rough Country Suspension lifts? are they worth the $800 and week of work i'd put into it?
Why is it gonna take a week

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Unread 10-10-2012, 02:02 PM   #3092
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Why is it gonna take a week
I second that question...and I say go iro but do a search there's tons of discussion about zj lifts
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Unread 10-10-2012, 02:35 PM   #3093
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Why is it gonna take a week
Because that lift costs a week's pay?
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Unread 10-10-2012, 02:38 PM   #3094
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Because that lift costs a week's pay?
Balling right here
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Unread 10-10-2012, 02:39 PM   #3095
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Because that lift costs a week's pay?
I wish I made 800$ a week
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Unread 10-10-2012, 03:49 PM   #3096
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Dude... wrong thread... I've heard some good and some bad. It probably depends on who you ask, and what usage the lift gets
i know is not the right thread. i also know that the guys on this thread like to show off what they've done and I'd rather take their word for it, you know
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Unread 10-10-2012, 03:54 PM   #3097
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Why is it gonna take a week
gotta budget the money first and i don't have much free time. also just put 2500 on repaint and TRYING to fix all of the small cosmetic and tranny issues. tranny runs great though....for now
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Unread 10-10-2012, 05:07 PM   #3098
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gotta budget the money first and i don't have much free time. also just put 2500 on repaint and TRYING to fix all of the small cosmetic and tranny issues. tranny runs great though....for now
My repaint is gonna be kinda cheap...rhino line up to the body pannels and repaint above
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Unread 10-10-2012, 06:57 PM   #3099
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My repaint is gonna be kinda cheap...rhino line up to the body pannels and repaint above
yeah its easy. wasnt too expensive for mine. but money is money. what color are you Goin with?

OT: you know you drive a ZJ when even after you "fix" the flickering head lights, they still come on driving home and get you pulled over.

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Unread 10-10-2012, 07:03 PM   #3100
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you also know you drive a ZJ when the guy at the gas station with the suped up Wrangler gives you a head nod and wave to your stock ZJ. i guess their not all arrogant. ::
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Unread 10-10-2012, 08:27 PM   #3101
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You know you drive a ZJ 5.9 when you wreck it and still contemplate paying to have it repaired...



Think it's worth it?
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Unread 10-10-2012, 08:31 PM   #3102
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You know you drive a ZJ 5.9 when you wreck it and still contemplate paying to have it repaired...

Think it's worth it?
2 new doors. A new fender new glass. And could cut the rockers out weld square tube in and call it a day. Could have been a lot worse. It's a niner. So worth fixing.
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Unread 10-10-2012, 08:31 PM   #3103
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You know you drive a ZJ 5.9 when you wreck it and still contemplate paying to have it repaired...

Think it's worth it?
I hope it was their fault...
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Unread 10-10-2012, 08:32 PM   #3104
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2 new doors. A new fender new glass. And could cut the rockers out weld square tube in and call it a day. Could have been a lot worse. It's a niner. So worth fixing.
Appears the roof is bent also.
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Unread 10-10-2012, 08:34 PM   #3105
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Appears the roof is bent also.
Now that I look at it yeah it does. Frame bent any?
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