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Savvy/Currie Aluminum Control ArmsRockridge 4WD IS Taking Zone Offroad Suspension Lift Kits ZONE 4.25" combo lift for TJ available at Rockridge4w

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Unread 11-07-2013, 12:43 PM   #1
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Thoughts on a used lift kit...

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http://orlando.craigslist.org/pts/4101714593.html

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Unread 11-07-2013, 01:10 PM   #2
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I wouldn't buy that kit with your money.
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Unread 11-11-2013, 07:20 PM   #3
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$300.00? That guy is a *******. Spend your cash on an IRO lift.....
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Unread 11-11-2013, 07:28 PM   #4
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Looks like a old Teraflex S4W kit. At the time it came out, it was one of the better short arm options for the WJ. Doesn't seem like a terrible price for the complete kit depending on what shape the shocks are in.

I'd try to grab the coils, a-arm spacer, and discos for about a $150. The control arms are a known weak link. The threaded arms can pull apart. Also, a HD adjustable track bar is a better option than the drop pitman arm and trac-bar drop bracket.
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Unread 11-11-2013, 11:26 PM   #5
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If that is in fact Teraflex, the coils and discos are $300 new alone.
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