Can't decide, I need some input and advice between zone or bds. -
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 3 Old 03-14-2011, 09:26 PM Thread Starter
Registered User
1997 TJ Wrangler 
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: San Jose
Posts: 84
Can't decide, I need some input and advice between zone or bds.

I have thrown around a few lift ideas and lurked jeep forum for a few months since I bought my tj.

I narrowed my lift down to 2 different options, I have the money saved up and I am ready to pull the trigger but I am torn between a 2 inch BDS spring lift with a 3/4 spacer in the front or a 3inch zone suspension lift?
I can't decide, and i need some help!!

It is not a heavy jeep with after market bumpers or a winch and it is also the 2.5 liter 4 cylinder.
I am open to doing a 1 inch motor mount and body lift combo with the bds lift.
I am going to be running 33 x 12.50s on some black steelies.
Any input on the pros and cons of each lift would be appreciated, pictures are always a bonus too.

4bangersampler is offline  
Sponsored Links
post #2 of 3 Old 03-14-2011, 09:39 PM
Registered User
1998 TJ Wrangler 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: Colorado
Posts: 386
Same parent company make both brands, I'd go with the Zone but both get good reviews for the $$, and you may still need the BL with 33's.


'98 - 4.0 - HP30 Front, 8.8 Rear, 4.88 -1.25" BL, Brown Dog 1" MML, 3.5" RE springs and crappy shocks - 33" Goodyear Duratrac on Crager soft 8's 15x8 - Toys By Troy front roll cage and custom welded rear roll cage addition.
stuntjumper is offline  
post #3 of 3 Old 03-15-2011, 03:19 AM Thread Starter
Registered User
1997 TJ Wrangler 
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: San Jose
Posts: 84
i agree that the price is right for both brands.
i think the zone is what i am leaning towards right now, would you recomend the 3/4 spacer for the zone to level the jeep?
thanks for advice.
4bangersampler is offline  

bds lift , zone 3" lift

Quick Reply

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid e-mail address for yourself.

Email Address:


Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Jeep Forums Replies Last Post
4WD Sensor Problem - Need your Advice / input..... hdsport TJ Wrangler Technical Forum 5 09-04-2010 09:24 PM
Need seat cover advice. I have specific requirements, and would appreciate your input guht TJ Wrangler Technical Forum 1 05-28-2010 06:18 AM
Input/Advice on suspension lift/BL plans MikalCarbine TJ Wrangler Technical Forum 11 09-24-2009 12:05 AM
Can't decide on which TJ to buy....Need some input. thanks ZIMM18 TJ Wrangler Technical Forum 25 08-02-2009 05:19 PM
need some input/advice bughunter YJ Wrangler Technical Forum 3 10-23-2006 04:40 PM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome