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post #1 of 5 Old 10-25-2011, 11:02 AM Thread Starter
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lift/tires question

i have a 97 cherokee sport and i have been saving up and was looking into getting a lift and tires, i have narrowed it down to eather 3in BDS http://bds-suspension.com/kit-customizer?kid=430H, 3in Rough countryhttp://roughcountry.com/jeep_xj_3x.html, or 3.5in rubicon express http://www.seriousoffroadproducts.co...ducts_id=86099. and for tires i was looking at 31in(if i can fit 32 i will) i have been looking at the cooper discover stt's and maxxis bighorn.

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post #2 of 5 Old 10-25-2011, 11:10 AM
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There are tons of older threads on exactly these topics, page back in JeepForum history and read them.

Quality in this order (there are other brands that could fit in-between these names)
BDS
Rubicon Express
Rough Country

Unless you trim sheet metal and fender flares, a 3" lift will fit 31's.

You will need other parts that are not included in many lift kits, track bar, shocks, longer brake lines, Slip Yoke Eliminators, etc.

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On a Tacoma I had I put 32" master crafts on it. great all-terrain tire nice deep tread not too loud on the road. don't know what kind of tires your looking for but i never had a prob in mud/rock/rain or snow with them.
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how much money are you looking to spend? To me those kits seem incomplete. Add-a-leafs are generally not great and will most likely sag, you are much better off spending the extra money and getting full leaf packs or doing a s-10 bastard pack. IRO has a good kit that starts at 339, that you can customize to your needs. http://www.ironrockoffroad.com/Merch...egory_Code=PFX
You can add the track bar, leaf packs, and SYE as you see fit.
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i was looking to spend no more then $700
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