Installed my new rugged ridge rear bumper/tire carrier - Page 2 - JeepForum.com
Search  
Sign Up   Today's Posts
User: Pass: Remember?
Advertise Here
Jeep Home Jeep Forum Jeep Classifieds Jeep Registry JeepSpace Jeep Reviews Jeep Gallery Jeep Clubs Jeep Groups Jeep Videos Jeep Events Jeep Articles
Go Back JeepForum.com > Models > Jeep Wrangler Forums > JK Wrangler Technical Forum > Installed my new rugged ridge rear bumper/tire carrier

Thanksgiving/Black Friday/Cyber Monday Deals at JeepinOutfIntroducing MONSTALINER™ UV Permanent DIY Roll On Bed LineBlack Friday- Cyber Monday Deals at jeepHut

Reply
Unread 06-04-2010, 10:03 AM   #16
N2rock
Registered User
2007 JK Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Sugar Land, TX
Posts: 7,078
Quote:
Originally Posted by stuckmehere View Post
Looks great, what's the weight on those bumpers. I saw that the tire carrier alone was 45 lbs what is the weight of the bumper with or without the tire carrier. Did anyone notice any sag after install. Thanks
Yes, I noticed some sag. So I added a 3/4" spacer to the rear coils to compensate.

__________________
for details and info on our JK's, check out http://n2rock.com

His: '07 Unlimited X, Jeep Green, Hardtop, auto, 5.13, 2.5" RC lift and too many mods to list

Hers: '08 X Red Rock, soft top, auto. Bunch of mods

Quote:
Originally Posted by tlgraham View Post
If you made a snuggy out of a Shamwow, ....would you have to get up off the couch to pee?
Quote:
Originally Posted by Deepskyy View Post
At this point if Obama tried to move a little to the right, he would trip over Stalin's corpse.
N2rock is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Unread 06-04-2010, 11:09 AM   #17
Helldorado Customs
Addicted...
 
Helldorado Customs's Avatar
2007 JK Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: Jefferson City, Missouri
Posts: 4,979
Quote:
Originally Posted by N2rock View Post
Yes, I noticed some sag. So I added a 3/4" spacer to the rear coils to compensate.

Or add a winch to the front
__________________
I like to build stuff. Want to know what I build, you can google it HERE
Helldorado Customs is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Unread 06-04-2010, 11:50 AM   #18
N2rock
Registered User
2007 JK Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Sugar Land, TX
Posts: 7,078
Quote:
Originally Posted by Tomb Raider View Post
Or add a winch to the front
Funny you say that

When I added my Shrockworks bumper and winch, I got sag on the front. So I added 3/4" spacer

Then a year later I added the Rugged Ridge bumper and carrier. Then I got sag on the rear. LOL

Yeah, I could've just removed the spacer up front. But I don't want to lose any height
__________________
for details and info on our JK's, check out http://n2rock.com

His: '07 Unlimited X, Jeep Green, Hardtop, auto, 5.13, 2.5" RC lift and too many mods to list

Hers: '08 X Red Rock, soft top, auto. Bunch of mods

Quote:
Originally Posted by tlgraham View Post
If you made a snuggy out of a Shamwow, ....would you have to get up off the couch to pee?
Quote:
Originally Posted by Deepskyy View Post
At this point if Obama tried to move a little to the right, he would trip over Stalin's corpse.
N2rock is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the JeepForum.com forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid e-mail address for yourself.
Note: All free e-mails have been banned due to mis-use. (Yahoo, Gmail, Hotmail, etc.)
Don't have a non-free e-mail address? Click here for a solution: Manual Account Creation
Email Address:

Log-in

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.


Thread Tools


Suggested Threads





Jeep, Wrangler, Cherokee, Grand Cherokee, and other models are copyrighted and trademarked to Jeep/Chrysler Corporation. JeepForum.com is not in any way associated with Jeep or the Chrysler Corp.