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post #1 of 5 Old 09-03-2009, 02:57 PM Thread Starter
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Unlimited Sahara overall height after 4" lift and 37's

Does anyone run a 4 suspension lift and 37's with a hardtop?
I am trying to figure out if I will fit in my garage after its lifted.
Im running a 4" Rough country lift with 37" Kumho KL71 tires
Can anyone with this type of set-up measure for me?
My math is as follows:
Overall height 72.1 inches + 2.5 inches (difference between tire size from stock) + 4 inches (lift) =78.6 inches
Garage opening 79.2 inches !!!!!

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post #2 of 5 Old 09-03-2009, 03:44 PM
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Can't directly help you out, but a couple thoughts:

You might lose a little height due to the sidewall compression at the bottom of the tire. How much? No idea.

Don't whip it into the garage with the softop in sunrider position...
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Also depends on the actual amount of lift you get vs. the advertised amount. I know some lifts tend to net more then promised.

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With the hardtop on you will be right around 78 inches. I can just clear a garage that's 6'8" with the hardtop on or off. Can't make it with the soft top up though.

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post #5 of 5 Old 09-03-2009, 08:04 PM Thread Starter
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Thanks Saharablackno1
Thats what I needed to know. We are running almost the same setup. I remember you answering my previous posts.
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