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I ordered the KOR bushings. I'm hoping to install them this weekend. I don't know if its just because I have the fix on my counter or if I just stopped paying attention to it but I don't think I've had quite as bad bump steer and have had no death wobble... Oh well, clearly they need fixed!
Thats pretty funny actually. I am just hoping and praying i wont get death wobble because that will pretty much ruin... everything. Since it's going back down to a 2 inch lift in the front less of an urgency to get the JKS on. Shocks are immediate though. Ha.

I am not getting emails for new posts on subscribed threads. The heck.


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Hmmm. I'm just recently noticed that too and wondered if it was the junk mail filter. Maybe it isn't...

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Hmmm. I'm just recently noticed that too and wondered if it was the junk mail filter. Maybe it isn't...
Maybe our new Mod can chime in. Haha

But yeah, this has happened before and its not going to junk either. Im just getting... nothing.

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I've noticed the same thing, it's been going on all day. Not the first time it's happened either. And believe it or not, the world of Jeepforum didn't open like an oyster to reveal a pearl of moderator wisdom. It's probably a known issue but if you'd like to report it....http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f6/
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I found with my JKS bar installed, the recommended torque spec just wasn't cutting it. Felt very wobbly and clunky. I had to really crank that bugger down on both axle and body side to get the JKS bar to be happy. Once I did, it was rock solid. Then I took it for an alignment and it got way worse... Firestone left the jam nuts on the track bar and tie rod loose.
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I've noticed the same thing, it's been going on all day. Not the first time it's happened either. And believe it or not, the world of Jeepforum didn't open like an oyster to reveal a pearl of moderator wisdom. It's probably a known issue but if you'd like to report it....http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f6/
Hahaha that was a great little saying there. You are right it is not the first time. I still have not gotten any yet. I'll give it little more time. Wonder if they are doing updates on the servers?

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I disabled my email notifications cus the iPhone app let's me know. I disabled push notifications because they were getting annoying, now I just get the notification bubble
Not everyone has fancy little iPhones like that. #droiduser

My app has ads on it, not cool either.

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I found with my JKS bar installed, the recommended torque spec just wasn't cutting it. Felt very wobbly and clunky. I had to really crank that bugger down on both axle and body side to get the JKS bar to be happy. Once I did, it was rock solid. Then I took it for an alignment and it got way worse... Firestone left the jam nuts on the track bar and tie rod loose.

Firestone looks to be having a good "track" record with you. Ahaa. Weren't they the ones who messed up your new lugs using the wrong size socket?

Any type of torque specs? We talking like 100 ft-lbs?

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I had the same problem with the torque specs not being enough. I could actually see the bar moving when turning the wheels. I just used a impact gun and cranked them down real good. Now its solid.

Don't forget to loosen the control arms and bounce the jeep a few times and then tighten them up again. This gave me 1/4" lift almost.

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I had the same problem with the torque specs not being enough. I could actually see the bar moving when turning the wheels. I just used a impact gun and cranked them down real good. Now its solid.

Don't forget to loosen the control arms and bounce the jeep a few times and then tighten them up again. This gave me 1/4" lift almost.
Yeah that ought to do the trick haha.

Ohhh yeah I had forgotten about that. Get to that when the front shocks go in. LOL.

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More Pictures because everyone likes pictures! Front is still sitting at about 20.25-20.5 inches high and the rear is about 20.0-20.25. That is with about a half tank of gas and my subs back there and a few tools. 3/4 Spacer will most definitely have to go back there when the Rear Bilsteins come in. Or in this case... Ordered.






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It looks perfect now!
Thanks man. It has been a longgggg time coming. That amount of lift is all it needed. Looks pretty aggressive now and I like it!

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Now time to ditch the mud flaps . At least take em off for a picture heh

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Now time to ditch the mud flaps . At least take em off for a picture heh
I refuse!!! Those mud flaps protect my s***** plastic bumpers.

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