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Unread 05-09-2013, 09:26 PM   #1
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Body lift question

If there's already a thread on this, point me to it, but if not, I currently have a 3" suspension lift and was thinking about a 1" body lift to add to it. Would I need to replace anything else or could I just slap it on no problem?

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Unread 05-10-2013, 06:18 AM   #2
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Just slap it on.Most BL's come with the fan shroud relocation brackets.Performance Accessories BL kit comes complete with everything you need.

http://www.4x4xplor.com/bl.html
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Unread 05-10-2013, 06:34 AM   #3
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Don't forget the transfer case shifter bracket.
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Unread 05-10-2013, 02:21 PM   #4
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Now that that's out of the way, would 4 inches overwhelm 33"s? I don't want it to look tacky
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Unread 05-10-2013, 02:28 PM   #5
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I think 33's look perfect on 4".
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I think 33's look perfect on 4".
This. 5", I've discovered, looks a little rediculous.
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Unread 05-10-2013, 02:40 PM   #7
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I think 33's look perfect on 4".
Thanks, that's what I wanted to hear
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Unread 05-10-2013, 02:46 PM   #8
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I have a 3.25" suspension and just did a 1" body lift and it looks good with my 33's. I went with a Daystar lift because my body mounts were shot and the new poly's look really nice. Now I just wish they sold gap guards for the back.
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Unread 05-10-2013, 02:49 PM   #9
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I have a 3.25" suspension and just did a 1" body lift and it looks good with my 33's. I went with a Daystar lift because my body mounts were shot and the new poly's look really nice. Now I just wish they sold gap guards for the back.
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Unread 05-10-2013, 04:07 PM   #10
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So, here is an album with my TJ back when it was on 33's and only had a crap RC lift as the only mod.

http://imgur.com/a/g7LtG#1

Ignore the missing flare in most of the pics lol.

After this, I moved to 35s, and added a 1.25' body lift, added a 1' motor mount lift, added SYE/DS, Novak cable shifter, and swapped shocks. Still has the same aggressive stance, without being too high.
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Unread 05-10-2013, 06:53 PM   #11
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So, here is an album with my TJ back when it was on 33's and only had a crap RC lift as the only mod.

http://imgur.com/a/g7LtG#1

Ignore the missing flare in most of the pics lol.

After this, I moved to 35s, and added a 1.25' body lift, added a 1' motor mount lift, added SYE/DS, Novak cable shifter, and swapped shocks. Still has the same aggressive stance, without being too high.
Nice man, same color and everything!
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4" SL and 1.25" BL on 33's.

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Unread 05-11-2013, 07:27 AM   #13
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I had a RC 3.25" SL and 1" BL on my '06. At certain times I thought it made the 33s look a tad small, but it was, in my opinion, the perfect height for the size tires.

(when using an out-of-the-box lift kit and parts. I feel every statement I make on here needs a disclaimer so I don't anger the basement dwellers. Yes I'm aware LCG builds exist, yes I'm aware they can perform very well, yes they're awesome.)


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Unread 05-11-2013, 08:26 PM   #14
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Awesome Jeeps guys, hope I can get mine looking like that soon
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