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Unread 05-14-2014, 02:50 AM   #1
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JK lift opinions

Hi guys new to this I just got me a 2012 JK and I would love to do a lift just not sure what to get. I always wanted a vehicle with a lift so I would love a great lift that lasts a long time preferably 5 years at least. I was recommended the teraflex 3" lift so I did some research so I think I want there 3" lift with 8 flex arms. So any recommendations would be great I also want to run 35s on my JK. Thanks

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Unread 05-14-2014, 09:41 AM   #2
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Currie Lift. Will ride like a Cadillac
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Unread 05-15-2014, 04:38 PM   #3
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or a Cadillac lift. It'll ride like a Currie..
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Unread 05-18-2014, 10:19 AM   #4
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I have had my OME lift on my TJ nor for about five years. Im satisfied with it.
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Unread 05-18-2014, 08:57 PM   #5
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Take the stock *** Jeep and wheel the snot out of it first. You'd be thoroughly surprised at how hard it is to get them stuck if you just use your head
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Unread 05-18-2014, 09:27 PM   #6
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I could get a stock jeep stuck in about 2 minutes... Then again I dont wheel fire roads.
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Unread 05-18-2014, 10:02 PM   #7
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Hi guys new to this I just got me a 2012 JK and I would love to do a lift just not sure what to get. I always wanted a vehicle with a lift so I would love a great lift that lasts a long time preferably 5 years at least. I was recommended the teraflex 3" lift so I did some research so I think I want there 3" lift with 8 flex arms. So any recommendations would be great I also want to run 35s on my JK. Thanks
Sounds like ORW quoted you....lol

Do a search and decide for yourself there's a lot of good lifts that aren't carried local....synergy, Metalcloak, rockkrawler etc....
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Unread 05-19-2014, 12:02 AM   #8
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speaking from MY personal experience. Don't buy a teraflex lift or anything else else of theres for that matter. Overpriced dog ****. Do your homework, and buy it ONCE!!! If the nice one is expensive, there's a reason... It works... Dont skimp and buy the 1/2 arse one because you'll just be buying 2 lifts at the least...What are your goals with your jeep anyways? to use/abuse or to just clear some street tires?
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Unread 05-19-2014, 10:27 AM   #9
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http://shop.savvyoffroad.com/product.sc?productId=104
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Unread 05-19-2014, 10:52 AM   #10
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he has a jk, not a tj/lj

maybe this one http://shop.savvyoffroad.com/product...3&categoryId=2 assuming it's a 4 dr.. He didn't say. And for 2300.00 that's one hell of a nice lift. Everything you need minus shocks.... so figure another 900-1000 for good shocks.
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Unread 05-19-2014, 10:44 PM   #11
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I could get a stock jeep stuck in about 2 minutes... Then again I dont use my head.
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Unread 05-20-2014, 12:20 AM   #12
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Been studying your Internet acronyms I see....
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Unread 05-20-2014, 09:32 AM   #13
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Currie 4" lift with Fox shocks
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Unread 05-21-2014, 03:13 PM   #14
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I did talk to ORW here in San Diego they did recommend teraflex and rock crawler. I would like a lift that won't void my warranty since I only have 19,000 miles. I plan on enjoying the roads as well as some occasional off-road once I meet some more off road guys. I have joined the san diego jeep club on Facebook and they have occasional runs. I was looking at the teraflex with the 8 flex arms and 3" lift then some mickey Thompson wheels and prolly mickey Thompson Baja mtz tires. Unless there is something better out there. I would love to do it all myself and stick around a 5k $ budget for lift tires and wheels if possible so keep up the information so I can learn some more before I purchase. Thanks guys.
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Unread 05-21-2014, 03:56 PM   #15
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I have a 2 door jk sorry
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