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Unread 01-07-2014, 03:02 PM   #1
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Spring over and 4" kit

Spring over and 4" kit will this clear 37's in tires?

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Unread 01-07-2014, 03:07 PM   #2
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I don't think it will be a problem. I have a CJ8 with a 4" with a SOA and there is all kinds of room. Suspension travel with 37" will probably do a little fender well damage if you don't put in some bump stops in.
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Unread 01-07-2014, 05:02 PM   #3
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I'm about 2.5" and SOA and with 37s and there's actually room for 40s. A 4" on top of spring over is going to be way high and really raise your center of gravity more than it needs to be.
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Unread 01-14-2014, 02:14 PM   #4
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I'm about 2.5" and SOA and with 37s and there's actually room for 40s. A 4" on top of spring over is going to be way high and really raise your center of gravity more than it needs to be.
I agree. I owned a Jeep that the PO put a 4" lift SOA and it was stupid tall. It cleared 40's no problem, but was not very stable and a pita to get in and out!

I have also used Rubicon Express's soa springs on a CJ before and with a 1" body lift was able to fit 36 SX's on it with only a minor bit of rear fender triming. I'd look at triming before I would look at any additonal lift.
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Unread 01-14-2014, 05:57 PM   #5
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Unread 01-14-2014, 06:03 PM   #6
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Unread 01-14-2014, 07:52 PM   #8
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