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Unread 08-31-2014, 10:39 PM   #1
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Adding a lift to existing lift??

I have a 90 Cherokee with a 4.5' rough country lift sitting on 33 toyo mts. I was wondering how i should go about getting my lift up to about a 6' with out buying a new lift and also a ballpark on how much it would run if possible.



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Unread 09-01-2014, 08:11 AM   #2
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Why do you need 6" of lift? It will depend on what you've got now, but you're looking at pretty much a complete overhaul of the suspension and steering to get to 6".
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Unread 09-02-2014, 03:54 PM   #3
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You could add a shackle relocation bracket. With extended shackles it would net you up to about two inches.
Then you just add a 2" coil spacer up front...
...and then add longer brake lines and cables, longer control arms, adjust your track bar (it IS adjustable, right?), new leaf shims, maybe need a drop pitman arm. etc etc etc.


If your 33" tire fit under the 4.5" lift now, I'd just say leave it, or trim the fenders if there is some clearance issues.
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Unread 09-02-2014, 08:02 PM   #4
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The difference between 4.5 and 6" is where things get expensive.
You'll also want longarms at that height.
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I have a 90 Cherokee with a 4.5' rough country lift sitting on 33 toyo mts. I was wondering how i should go about getting my lift up to about a 6' with out buying a new lift and also a ballpark on how much it would run if possible.

just get some bushwacker or similar fender flares for extra clearnece
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