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Rough Country 2.5

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Product Information

MSRP: $300.00
Average Price: $531.02
Manufacturer: Rough Country
Yes: 189 / No: 6
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Rough Country 2.5" Progressive Spring Lift Kit. Consists of four progressive rate coils, four 2.2 performance shocks and t-case spacers. Optional matching steering stabilizer.


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TheStigX's Reviews
02-15-2012, 12:52 AM
Price: $250.00
Pros: Flex, decent ride
Cons: Rear shocks are too long, ride could be better
Recommended? Yes

Comments: Installed the lift kit, rode quite good but I feel like it could be better. Absolutely works marvels off road. Good starter lift.

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TJBrit's Reviews
01-17-2012, 12:05 PM
Price: $300.00
Pros: Price, better ride than stock
Cons: Instructions could be a bit more specific other than that no cons so far.
Recommended? Yes

Comments: Great lift for the price. Install is very time consuming but that's not the lift's fault. Better ride than stock, I wouldn't call the ride harsh or rough but it's no caddy (you have a jeep anyway not a caddy). Haven't had a chance to off road it yet.


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danb303's Reviews
12-22-2011, 09:11 PM
Price: $500.00
Pros: Price
Cons: Rides very rough. Springs are sagging, shocks are shot
Recommended? No

Comments: I bought the jeep with this lift kit on it. I noticed it had a very firm ride and took bumps in the road very hard. Pulled the shocks off and they were toast. The kit hasn't been on the jeep but about a year and the springs are sagging so bad that 2 of the coils are nearly touching.

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J8Jeep's Reviews
11-26-2011, 02:07 PM
Price: $329.00
Pros: Price
Cons: None as far
Recommended? Yes

Comments: Does the job for the price paid.


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iansavesday's Reviews
10-26-2011, 09:13 PM
Price: $350.00
Pros: Great ride and lift for the short cash
Cons: non so far
Recommended? Yes

Comments: Very easy to install even without the instructions. Similar to stock ride with higher stance. cheap.

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dscabra's Reviews
10-10-2011, 11:11 PM
Price: $600.00
Pros: Easy to install and looks good on the jeep
Cons: Required me to buy new adjustable control arms to get rid of the wobble.
Recommended? Yes

Comments: Not much to say that hasn't already been said here.

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Minimdr's Reviews
09-30-2011, 04:22 PM
Price: $413.06
Pros: Jeep installed this lift for me.
Cons: None found...
Recommended? Yes

Comments: This kit made my 11 JKU Unlimited Rubicon sit level.

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scasey1212's Reviews
09-17-2011, 03:52 PM
Price: $310.00
Pros: cheap, 2.5" is the perfect height for me. love it so far.
Cons: none so far
Recommended? Yes

Comments: Great. Just put it on a few days ago. Rides pretty well. Happy with it soo far.

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BenNH21's Reviews
07-28-2011, 11:00 AM
Price: $299.95
Pros: great lift for the money
Cons: none so far
Recommended? Yes

Comments: I am very impressed with the lift. It has given me over 3 inches of lift. A must buy if you are in the market for a small lift


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cruser711's Reviews
07-10-2011, 10:15 PM
Price: $400.00
Pros: not rated
Cons: not rated
Recommended? Yes

Comments: not rated

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84foxgt's Reviews
06-26-2011, 12:11 AM
Price: $60.00
Pros: seems good quality
Cons: none so far
Recommended? Yes

Comments: went together easy. no issues. made a world of difference. very happy so far.

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JebJeep's Reviews
05-13-2011, 07:45 PM
Price: $300.00
Pros: 2.2 shocks are very stiff. great for crawling on rocks,and for cornering on pavement at hi speeds,
Cons: too stiff for fast speeds on rough roads. needed adjustable front and rear track bars to get rid of death wobble, may have been a rare case.
Recommended? Yes

Comments: but too stiff for fast speeds on rough roads.
needed adjustable front and rear track bars to get rid of death wobble.

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jgarofalo's Reviews
05-13-2011, 09:38 AM
Price: $299.95
Pros: Flex=amazing
Cons: shocks are terrible
Recommended? Yes

Comments: This suspension flexs very well with sway bar disconected. The only down fall are the shocks.


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gmcdmb69's Reviews
04-19-2011, 09:45 AM
Price: $140.00
Pros: quick install
Cons: instructions don't tell everything needed to be done
Recommended? Yes

Comments: Able to install it by myself and it's a nice starter lift if you're on a budget to allow some more articulation

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60mg's Reviews
04-16-2011, 08:35 PM
Price: $450.00
Pros: Simplicity
Cons: Every wrangler is different therefore sometimes the kit alone is not going to be enough to install and maintain "no-vibration" status.
Recommended? Yes

Comments: Some heavy specific equipment is required for installation. For some might not be doable on their driveways. Do a complete research before jumping on it as on DIY kit.

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60mg's Reviews
04-16-2011, 08:34 PM
Price: $450.00
Pros: Simplicity
Cons: Every wrangler is different therefore sometimes the kit alone is not going to be enough to install and maintain "no-vibration" status.
Recommended? Yes

Comments: Some heavy specific equipment is required for installation. For some might not be doable on their driveways. Do a complete research before jumping on it as on DIY kit.


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Tumblebug74's Reviews
04-09-2011, 09:57 PM
Price: $267.00
Pros: tons..mostly great customer service!
Cons: none so far
Recommended? Yes

Comments: Lift kit was ordered without shocks, I have procomp's on there. I did get the sway bar disconnects too though. Instructions were simple, and a human answeres the phone every time you call!

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Wrangler_X's Reviews
04-02-2011, 11:21 AM
Price: $250.00
Pros: easy install awsome customer service
Cons: rough ride but how cares
Recommended? Yes

Comments: great product easy install kinda a rough ride but who cares

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Largejones's Reviews

03-13-2011, 01:09 PM
Price: $390.57
Pros: Great Product , Great people to deal with .
Cons: Instructions are crap. Didn't really bother me because I know what I'm doing but I could see how it would be a problem with beginners.
Recommended? Yes

Comments: Ordered kit on Fri. kit arrived on Mon.lightning quick shipping. I also got the 10% off discount as promised to JF members by Jeff from RC . In addittion to the kit I also ordered the steering stabilizer. Installation was rather easy but I highly recommend the spring compression tool it made the Job alot easier getting the new srings in. The tool can be rented at Autozone for $54.00 which is refunded when you return the tool .I was rather shocked that when standing next to each other the stock spring and the new RC spring the new RC spring was about 3-4 coils taller than the stock. The shocks and steering stabilizer are pretty beefy . The stock steering stabilizer on a Jeep looks alot like a mini bike shock ,not anymore. The lift got me about 3 1/2 inches but I'm sure it will settle out . All total the lift took a buddy and I about 5 hrs "smoking and joking" that's including installation of the steering stabilizer and the transfer case "skid plate" drop. As with any lift the rear trac was off less than a half inch , not enough to worry about the extra $17.95 plus labor time for the rear trac bar relocation bracket .After the lift no weird vibrations or quirks have been noticed. Only positives have been noticed. In my opinion the ride is much better than stock.I wasn't wanting to go huge.I just wanted better than stock , that's exactly what I got. Happy .

Went wheeling and 4 LO kept popping out of gear . I discovered it's because the transfer lowering spacers had the shift linkage in a bind . Tried adjusting the linkage every which way but still was in a bind because the spacers lowered the transfer case too much . I removed the spacers and bolted back up without them . Now everything works like a champ 4 LO does not pop out of gear and no vibrations have been detected from 0-70 MPH. IF YOU'RE INSTALLING ON A 2006 UNLIMITED LJ DO NOT USE THE TRANSFER CASE LOWERING SPACERS . This particular JEEP does not need them . Since it's a longer wheel base JEEP the drive shafts are longer and not at such an angle as a regular TJ . Still very happy with the product , just found it included parts that my particular JEEP does not need .

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untitled666's Reviews

03-06-2011, 07:28 PM
Price: $400.00
Pros: Shipping was fast, rides better than stock, lifted 3" and didnt need the Tcase drop, and price
Cons: None
Recommended? Yes

Comments: Other than the broken rear upper shock bolt...installation was a breeze!

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