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Unread 02-23-2011, 10:12 PM   #1
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Teraflex vs. Rubicon Express

I am looking to install a long arm lift kit on my 2003 Rubicon and have narrowed it down to 2 kits. One being the Rubicon Express 5" Extreme-Duty Long Arm System and the other being the Teraflex 4" Enduro LCG Suspension System. I was wondering what your opinions on those two lifts would be. Does anybody own either of those? RTI scores?

Teraflex 4" Enduro LCG or Rubicon Express 5" Extreme-Duty Long Arm????



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Unread 02-23-2011, 10:14 PM   #2
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i wanna know where your getting the rubicon express? i thought they where "reorganizing"
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Unread 02-23-2011, 11:10 PM   #3
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No one I've called (everyone) had any RE products in stock. They said RE stopped shipping new product months before closing.
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Unread 02-23-2011, 11:12 PM   #4
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Unread 02-24-2011, 01:41 PM   #5
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everywhere i have looked has RE lifts. I even called RE myself and asked them questions about their lift
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Unread 02-24-2011, 01:43 PM   #6
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My vote . . . . . . neither!
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Unread 02-24-2011, 01:43 PM   #7
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Both suck...

RE isnt producing or shipping at the moment I dont think.
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Unread 02-24-2011, 01:44 PM   #8
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From their home page;

To Our Loyal Customers and Friends,

Rubicon Express is currently closed, pending reorganization. For the latest news and current information, please visit our blog at RubiconUSA.com or follow the “blog” link in the left column of this page.

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Guess that makes your decision much easier.
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Unread 02-24-2011, 02:21 PM   #9
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Unread 02-24-2011, 02:24 PM   #10
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Rubicon is a great lift but as others have stated pretty much impossible to get right now. Have you considered a TnT customs lift? Just a thought considering your one choice is pretty much unavailable right now. Teraflex is a great lift though to. So either way you wont be disappointed!
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No one I've called (everyone) had any RE products in stock. They said RE stopped shipping new product months before closing.
I wish that were true, but they shipped my kit a month or so before, and did a driveshaft swap two days before. We had no idea what was going on with them. Now I need bushings for my 03 and can't get them.

Edit: I have been happy with the product on my 03 and I have not had the kit long enough on my 06 yet. Not complaining about the product, just the lack of being able to get parts.
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RE bushings suck and i thought they went out of business anyway
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Both suck...

RE isnt producing or shipping at the moment I dont think.
Like you have hands on experienceGive me a break!Why do they suck?Are you speaking of what you have heard on the bushings?Please tell!
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I have had the RE 3.5 super flex lift over 6 years now and only had to replace bushings once (40k+ miles). I have been completely satisfied with it. Of course, I have only had it, so no others to compare it to.

That said, I am considering an upgrade to TNT or Clayton.
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Unread 02-24-2011, 05:49 PM   #15
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Like you have hands on experienceGive me a break!Why do they suck?Are you speaking of what you have heard on the bushings?Please tell!
the RE arms I bought 2nd hand needed bushings twice in 20k...

And Ive seen a teralow take a dump first hand doing nothing impressive.

I rephrase for the thin skinned, there are much better options out there for the price.
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