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Unread 04-10-2013, 10:35 AM   #16
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The kit seems to come with new springs front and back plus new shocks/struts front and back

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Unread 04-10-2013, 11:33 AM   #17
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Yep I lifted mine with rk 3.5" lift. Looks good. But it you struts have over 40k on them order a new set of quick struts so you are not cruising with a new lift and old springs.
RK lift and quick struts ........
best advertisement there is for doing it right the first time
because soon after you want to do it right
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Unread 04-10-2013, 11:34 AM   #18
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What is an rk lift?
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Unread 04-10-2013, 11:35 AM   #19
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The kit seems to come with new springs front and back plus new shocks/struts front and back
Yes it comes with all four springs and all 4 shocks
Get the 132L rear shocks they are longer and give you more flex if you ever need it
Also order teraflex front bumpstops, good insurance policy so you won't overcompress the shocks, 2 hockey pucks in the rear drilled down through the lower spring pad and you're good for a 2.25-2.5 inch lift when settled in
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Unread 04-10-2013, 11:37 AM   #20
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What is an rk lift?
Cheap spacer style lift, very bad on suspension parts etc.
Most all who get one swap it out soon after for a full spring lift
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Unread 04-10-2013, 12:24 PM   #21
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Rk- rock krawler
It's not a spacer lift. It replaces the lower fork of the struts.
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Unread 04-10-2013, 12:27 PM   #22
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Rk- rock krawler
It's not a spacer lift. It replaces the lower fork of the struts.
Yes fully aware, but same thing basically , still just a bandaid approach to lifting one

Like the RRO and Rustys spacer lifts they make excellent door stops, or thats what I use them for
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Unread 04-10-2013, 03:10 PM   #23
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Yes it comes with all four springs and all 4 shocks
Get the 132L rear shocks they are longer and give you more flex if you ever need it
Also order teraflex front bumpstops, good insurance policy so you won't overcompress the shocks, 2 hockey pucks in the rear drilled down through the lower spring pad and you're good for a 2.25-2.5 inch lift when settled in
So could I order all this, minus the pucks of course online?
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Unread 04-10-2013, 03:20 PM   #24
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So could I order all this, minus the pucks of course online?
Yes sir you sure can
JBA has everything if you like one stop shopping
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Unread 04-10-2013, 03:49 PM   #25
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Yeah I like getting everything from one place. Thanks for all your help. Now to find a shop in Dallas to set it all up for me.
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Unread 04-10-2013, 04:34 PM   #26
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You can go to Mike's off road in HAltom City, Red River 4x4 in Mckinney, or Affordable Auto on Virginia Pkwy. in Mckinney. I know and have used all of the shops over the years and know all of the owners. They will all give you a square deal.
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Unread 04-10-2013, 04:51 PM   #27
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I'll check those out, thanks
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