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Unread 12-09-2012, 04:53 PM   #1
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2006 TJ lift questions

I have a2006 Wrangler Golden Eagle and am looking toyou purchase lift kit. I would like to install 33x12.50 and will be doing minor off-roading for now. I would like to get some opinions on which lift would be best. I would also like this kit to allow for future add-ons. I have neen looking at either rubicon express superflex or rock krawler short arm system. What tpe of additial costs are involved. Thanks for any help

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Unread 12-09-2012, 04:56 PM   #2
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I have iro's ultimate 4in on mine and I love it it works great and it's reasonable priced it comes with everything you need. I paid around 1100 for mine.
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Unread 12-09-2012, 05:10 PM   #3
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How far is your rear tire lifted off the ground?
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Unread 12-09-2012, 05:55 PM   #4
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How far is your rear tire lifted off the ground?
Probably 4 foot or so I'm not sure. I can go more than that but my shocks aren't long enough.
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Unread 12-09-2012, 06:43 PM   #5
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Nice looking jeep! Did u have to do anything with your drive shaft or any additional parts? Are those the stock rims? Sorry about all the questions.. ive been around jeeps for a while..but this is my first jeep
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Unread 12-09-2012, 06:53 PM   #6
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With the kit I got they give you a tcase drop kit but I couldn't use it because I have the 6 speed. With the drop kit on it it wouldn't allow it to go in 2nd 4th 6th or reverse because it would hit the floor. So I did have to do a sye and driveshaft. But it comes with all 8 adjustable control arms so its really easy to change your pinion angles. I would recommend it to anyone. And iro customer service is really good if you have any questions. Also lifetime guarantee on parts
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Unread 12-09-2012, 06:59 PM   #7
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Probably 4 foot or so I'm not sure. I can go more than that but my shocks aren't long enough.
looks more like ~2 ft based on that lift pillar....

most pallets are about 40" (3.3 ft)....



from here:
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Looks like that yellow rig's rear stuffs better too....
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Unread 12-09-2012, 07:02 PM   #8
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looks more like ~2 ft based on that lift pillar....

most pallets are about 40" (3.3 ft)....

from here:
http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f9/ye.../#post11049266
I was about to call bs on that. 2' looks about right.
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Unread 12-09-2012, 07:08 PM   #9
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2 is probably right. Either way I am completely satisfied with it. It works great for what I use it for
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