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post #1 of 35 Old 01-13-2013, 11:13 PM Thread Starter
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RRO too OME HD

Should I do it? Why and what will I gain? Super lift is what looks best like omelet and jay and the infamous mr tosh! But I want a strong mild suspension is this the way to go? Help me out jeepsrs and convene me too OME HD


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post #2 of 35 Old 01-13-2013, 11:16 PM Thread Starter
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The question is will I fit bigger than 265/70/17

2005 WK HEMI LIMITED-CORSA PERFORMANCE EXHAUST-265/70/17 MICHELIN LTX AT2's-RRO 2.25" LIFT-JK RUBICON WHEELS-SUPERCHIPS-VOLANT CAI
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post #3 of 35 Old 01-14-2013, 02:01 AM
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That's the big question - are 32" tires where you want to be? Or are you wanting to go taller?

I have the OME kit on special by the way so send me a PM if you want to chat.

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post #4 of 35 Old 01-14-2013, 06:50 AM
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Go OME HD - with some massaging you can get bigger than 265's on.

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post #5 of 35 Old 01-14-2013, 12:06 PM
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I just installed my OME HD lift yesterday and got 3.75 inches in the front... wow... that's amazing for a 2 inch kit... I haven't measured the rear yet as I got too tired and wet so I went inside to go to bed.

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Wow any pictures ?
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post #7 of 35 Old 01-14-2013, 08:45 PM
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I will post some when I get some daylight and the rain/fog/sleet stops. I had to finish up tonight in th pouring rain then dropped it off to have the alignment done. I won't have it back until tomorrow night so Wednesday morning I will take some pictures. I did measure a gain of 3 inches in the rear.

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I just ordered mine from Kolak today. Now to get home and watch the UPS man drive by for the next few days. It took me a lot of reading from individual Web sites (drink it as you may) to several different forms. It seems the happiest of them all have been the OME.
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I just ordered mine from Kolak today. Now to get home and watch the UPS man drive by for the next few weeks. It took me a lot of reading from individual Web sites (drink it as you may) to several different forms. It seems the happiest of them all have been the OME.
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post #10 of 35 Old 01-15-2013, 05:39 AM
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The question is will I fit bigger than 265/70/17
you could go MD or HD. i believe Nate started out with MD coils- but once he armoed the hell out of his WK he needed the HD coils. daily driving id go MD, and that will definitely fit 265s/255s easily. HDs with alittle massaging of the welds will clear 285s nicely. you could even go HD fronts to compensate for the hemi and MDs in the rear for a nice ride.

ive only been in a ZJ with an OME kit and that thing rode great, but hell a ZJ with a 4.0 compared to a WK with a V8.. no comparison in weight.

im planning on going MD when i do my OME- i DD mine so i dont need too much armor.

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The question is will I fit bigger than 265/70/17
I'm curious why you would want to go bigger than 265/70s? Are you looking for more ground clearance or do you have 265/70s and feel they're too small? I have 265/70/r17 Duratracs on my WK and they are plenty big to get through some serious muck and I'm never hurting for traction. Keep in mind that the bigger you go = less gas mileage and less performance...
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What r u guys doing for speedometer calibration?

Kolak what'd your price for the lift kits
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post #13 of 35 Old 01-15-2013, 10:53 PM
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What r u guys doing for speedometer calibration?

Kolak what'd your price for the lift kits
I used my intune to re-calibrate for a larger tire
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post #14 of 35 Old 01-16-2013, 12:21 AM
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I have the OME kit and the Superchips programmer on special right now. Send me a PM if you'd like pricing.

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What r u guys doing for speedometer calibration?

Kolak what'd your price for the lift kits

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post #15 of 35 Old 01-16-2013, 11:33 AM
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I use my Bully Dog tuner for re-calibration

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