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Unread 08-14-2009, 11:35 AM   #91
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I just bought and installed a 3.5" AEV lift. It has very good reviews on it. You don't need to spend this much money on a lift though to get 35s underneath it. The Teraflex lift is pretty good, as well as the Poly Performance. These aren't cheap though. You can get something cheaper and accomplish the same thing. Or do what N2Rock did and put a small body lift on with a small suspension lift.

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Unread 08-14-2009, 12:56 PM   #92
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I just bought a new Sahara 4 door. What is the best way to lift it 3" to make 35" tires fit well? What lift kit would you recommend, would you go back to 17" wheels for the tires (it came with 18" wheels)? What angle for the drive shaft meets specks? Once modified will this impact the warranty? Thanks for any help anyone can give.

there is a sticky at the top of the forum that reads: "Will it fit?"


there are thousands of hours worth of reading on this subject which can answer everything you need to know.




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It's hard to give you good advice at this point. It's almost like you're saying, "I want to have sex, but don't want to get her pregnant. I can't afford condoms, so for now I just want to use Saran Wrap. What brand would you recommend?"
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Unread 08-14-2009, 01:02 PM   #93
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I am speechless...I cannot wait for my G6 lease to end....I am buying a 4-door rubi as soon as humanly possible....I hit yellow lights as late as possibly praying that someone will total me out...there are some SICK JK's in here!
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Unread 08-14-2009, 01:17 PM   #94
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I am speechless...I cannot wait for my G6 lease to end....I am buying a 4-door rubi as soon as humanly possible....I hit yellow lights as late as possibly praying that someone will total me out...there are some SICK JK's in here!
man jk's are sick, thats a pretty strong statement though
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Unread 08-14-2009, 01:29 PM   #95
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Two years left on my lease... Total it now = no years left = new JK
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Unread 08-14-2009, 01:51 PM   #96
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New to forum, can't find the sticky "Will it fit?"

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there is a sticky at the top of the forum that reads: "Will it fit?"


there are thousands of hours worth of reading on this subject which can answer everything you need to know.




Welcome to the forum, congrats on the JKU

I looked under Jk technical forum, is that the right place? Thanks for the response.

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Unread 08-14-2009, 02:26 PM   #97
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I looked under Jk technical forum, is that the right place? Thanks for the response.

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http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f96/faq-will-rub-610856/
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It's hard to give you good advice at this point. It's almost like you're saying, "I want to have sex, but don't want to get her pregnant. I can't afford condoms, so for now I just want to use Saran Wrap. What brand would you recommend?"
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Unread 08-14-2009, 02:27 PM   #98
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http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/showthread.php?t=610856

This will give you a guideline for amount of lift needed for a given tire size
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Unread 08-14-2009, 02:27 PM   #99
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Unread 08-14-2009, 02:39 PM   #100
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Pat, a few links with user reviews of different lifts. I have several friends that have been very happy with Teraflex, and I tend to lean towards Teraflex myself because of the experience I have had through my friends:

Teraflex 3"
http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f239/teraflex-jk-wrangler-3-lift-kit-shocks-771520/

BDS 4.5" (limited reviews, try google)
http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f239/bds-suspension-4-5-jk-lift-flex-arms-coils-shocks-771498/

Black Diamond 3"
http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f239/black-diamond-jk-3-lift-kit-771438/

Clayton 3.5" (limited reviews here, try google)
http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f239/clayton-3-5-jk-suspension-lift-771462/

Hope this helps

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Unread 08-14-2009, 05:10 PM   #101
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Mine is pretty tame to most photos on here. Don't laugh at the mud flaps. I had to put them on for my wife. She is all of 5-ft. tall and has to slide in and out of the Jeep and surprisingly they do help to keep th sides a little cleaner so she doesn't get dirty. I am just surprised they havn't gotten torn off yet. That will be the excuse I need to get some new fender flares...



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Unread 08-15-2009, 10:17 PM   #102
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on 35s


on 39.5s
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Unread 08-15-2009, 11:45 PM   #103
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Unread 08-23-2009, 08:07 PM   #104
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This should be a sticky at the top of the forum. Im tired of having to sort thru the pages to find this and see what new pics have been posted.
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Unread 08-24-2009, 04:50 PM   #105
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on 39.5s



edit: wait a min... how is your antenna on the drivers side?
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