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post #1 of 17 Old 06-23-2013, 12:28 PM Thread Starter
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Zj rear long arms? Or custom bumper with tire carrier?

So next upgrade is either zj rear long Arms or custom rear bumper with tire carrier. Leaning towards bumper because I want to peace together the rear long arms. What do you guys think??


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post #2 of 17 Old 06-23-2013, 12:35 PM
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what are you running in the rear currently?

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what are you running in the rear currently?
Terra flex adjustable short arm

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post #4 of 17 Old 06-23-2013, 01:13 PM
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Do you have front LA's?

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If you're not having problems with pinion angles do the bumper.

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post #7 of 17 Old 06-23-2013, 03:42 PM
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+1 for bumper

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post #8 of 17 Old 06-23-2013, 07:39 PM
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post #9 of 17 Old 06-23-2013, 08:07 PM Thread Starter
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Ha bumper it is and yes I have front long arms

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post #10 of 17 Old 06-26-2013, 02:56 AM
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Long Arms. Bumpers don't help in flex and clearence.
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post #12 of 17 Old 06-26-2013, 07:37 AM
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Long Arms. Bumpers don't help in flex and clearence.
With his amount of lift, rear short arms are fine. I still run short arms in the rear and flexed very, very close to a WJ with rear long arms on the RTI ramp last year.
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Locker.
I second this! you will go WAY more places with a locker than a bumper OR rear long arms.

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Locker.
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