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post #1 of 10 Old 04-12-2013, 10:55 PM Thread Starter
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22's came in today for the 'Riot.. What to do for lowering?

So I ordered these a couple weeks ago..




Slapped em on real quick before it got dark out.


I like em. But I'm sure they'd look alot better if I dropped it a couple inches. Any suggestions on suspensions? personal experience preferebly. It's a 235/30/22 tire so I have plenty of room, but not wanting to slam it to the ground.

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post #2 of 10 Old 04-13-2013, 08:50 PM
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I may be wrong, but I feel a set up like yours is going to be very rare on this site. Majority lift their jeeps on here

Sorry I can't offer any help, I don't even know of a place to buy a lowering kit for your Pat haha. Good luck though

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post #3 of 10 Old 04-13-2013, 09:29 PM
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post #4 of 10 Old 04-14-2013, 08:50 AM Thread Starter
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Yea. I would, but it's just a loud daily driver. I can't see lifting a 2wd Patriot.
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post #5 of 10 Old 04-14-2013, 08:54 AM
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Here are some lowering springs from H&R, also you might want to look at some Caliber forums and spend some time searching Google to see if any parts are interchangeable.


http://www.raceinspired.com/p-19266-...2007-2012.aspx

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post #6 of 10 Old 04-14-2013, 03:24 PM Thread Starter
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Yea, I think I may try the H&R kit. I just wanted to see pics of it installed/hear about what kind of clearance it offers. For some reason the angle of the pic above makes the wheel gap look greater than it really is.

Took a quick pic yesterday and it doesn't look so exaggerated.
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post #7 of 10 Old 04-21-2013, 07:55 AM
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You may want to try the street jeep forum. You may find some better information over there including the post below.

http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f180/...eep-mk-790558/

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post #9 of 10 Old 04-23-2013, 05:45 PM
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Nice! I would talk to some people with bagged out trucks they would know alot more
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post #10 of 10 Old 04-24-2013, 07:30 PM
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Cut the springs for a cheap lowering kit.
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