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Unread 05-09-2013, 04:29 PM   #301
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We appreciate the massive popularity of this kit but it isnt surprising considering the quality, design, engineering we've put into it.

We've taken the feedback that people have provided and modified the shock brackets to allow for more clearance around the shock eye and made the bracket more compact for easier access to the LCA mount bolt. These updates are now reflected in the updated instructions and the revised brackets have been shipping with the kits for a couple weeks now. We also made a small mod to the coil bucket to allow more clearance for the shocks. Thanks for all the input. The BEST swap kit is now even BETTER thanks to you.

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Unread 05-17-2013, 11:03 AM   #302
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Still aren't convinced that this is the best kit on the market and the easiest to setup? Don't ask our opinion, check out the reviews from our customers.
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Unread 05-22-2013, 10:09 AM   #303
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Unread 05-22-2013, 10:15 AM   #304
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We appreciate the massive popularity of this kit but it isnt surprising considering the quality, design, engineering we've put into it.

We've taken the feedback that people have provided and modified the shock brackets to allow for more clearance around the shock eye and made the bracket more compact for easier access to the LCA mount bolt. These updates are now reflected in the updated instructions and the revised brackets have been shipping with the kits for a couple weeks now. We also made a small mod to the coil bucket to allow more clearance for the shocks. Thanks for all the input. The BEST swap kit is now even BETTER thanks to you.
Way to be! Says alot about a company there.
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Unread 05-23-2013, 01:30 PM   #306
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Here's a picture of my Artec swap completed.
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Unread 05-27-2013, 12:26 PM   #307
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Unread 05-28-2013, 11:28 AM   #308
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Due to high demand, we're extending the sale 1 MORE DAY. GET IT NOW!

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Unread 06-06-2013, 10:40 AM   #309
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Thanks to everyone who has purchased our 8.8 Swap Kits! They have been flying off the shelf! While our Memorial Day Sale might be over, but don't forget that you can get a discount on all your orders with the jeepforum coupon!
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Thanks to everyone who has purchased our 8.8 Swap Kits! They have been flying off the shelf! While our Memorial Day Sale might be over, but don't forget that you can get a discount on all your orders with the jeepforum coupon!
Crap, I wish I would have seen this earlier. I'm getting ready to order one this week, any chance of a 4th of July sale? What's the current turn around time for shipping the kit out?
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Unread 07-05-2013, 12:33 PM   #312
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We just updated our photos to reflect our current TJ & ZJ 8.8 Swap Kits. Take a look!

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Unread 07-05-2013, 02:07 PM   #313
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We just updated our photos to reflect our current TJ & ZJ 8.8 Swap Kits. Take a look!

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Nice, Ill be ordering my TJ kit this weekend!
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Unread 07-06-2013, 08:36 PM   #314
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Installing my tj 8.8 kit this weekend. I'm wondering why the brackets aren't designed to miss the breather fitting on the axle? I just went ahead and trimmed them to clear it, but it looks like it may have weakened the integrity of the track bar mount quit a bit.
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Unread 07-08-2013, 11:32 AM   #315
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Installing my tj 8.8 kit this weekend. I'm wondering why the brackets aren't designed to miss the breather fitting on the axle? I just went ahead and trimmed them to clear it, but it looks like it may have weakened the integrity of the track bar mount quit a bit.
Mainly because the truss goes over the top of the axle right where the fitting is.
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