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post #1 of 14 Old 05-29-2012, 11:43 PM Thread Starter
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Need Help on lift install

Im going to be installing the RC 2.5" lift on my TJ in the next few weeks and dont really know what im doing! I would appreciate a little help! I would be willing to get some pizza and drinks or pay a little for compensation! Located in Overland Park area. PM or post below if your interested!

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post #2 of 14 Old 05-30-2012, 12:19 PM
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I'd help if I were closer. Good luck!

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I'd help if I were closer. Good luck!
Thanks anyway!
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I'm sure I might break away for a bit. I'm assuming that with a 2.5" lift it's just pucks? Do you have tools? Let me know details.


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post #5 of 14 Old 06-05-2012, 09:14 PM Thread Starter
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I'm sure I might break away for a bit. I'm assuming that with a 2.5" lift it's just pucks? Do you have tools? Let me know details.


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That would be such a big help! No pucks. New springs and shocks. Thats all. I have pretty basic tools. No air tools. No spring compressor (but I dont think you need one.) No jack stands. Lot of will to learn though!!!
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Are they leaf springs? I may be able to help I just don't know right now.


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1976ish cj5 304 t18 d20 2.5" lift

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post #7 of 14 Old 06-05-2012, 09:18 PM Thread Starter
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Are they leaf springs? I may be able to help I just don't know right now.
Nope. Its a TJ. Here is a link to the kit http://www.roughcountry.com/jeep_tj_2.html
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Ok sorry I'm used to my cj stuff. But if you need help I may be able to help.


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2009 JK 4 door 2.5" lift 35" tires custom bumpers mile marker 9500# winch
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Ok sorry I'm used to my cj stuff. But if you need help I may be able to help.
Thank you!!! I appreciate that! I love how everyone in the jeep community is willing to lend a hand. Ill post on here when I get my lift ordered and if you guys could help I would be in debt!
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Thank you!!! I appreciate that! I love how everyone in the jeep community is willing to lend a hand. Ill post on here when I get my lift ordered and if you guys could help I would be in debt!
No problem. FYI though I'm 16 so that is why I may not be able to but you never know. And if I can I may be in need of help with my cj5 I'm rebuilding.


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No problem. FYI though I'm 16 so that is why I may not be able to but you never know. And if I can I may be in need of help with my cj5 I'm rebuilding.
Haha Im 17 so I need all the help I can get. I would be more than willing to help in return!
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post #12 of 14 Old 06-06-2012, 07:35 AM
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Ok sweet what school you going to


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Do you have an engine hoist?


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Hey dude you get it ordered?


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