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post #31 of 80 Old 12-15-2018, 04:05 AM
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2000 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited
  • RK 6.5" Lift with 2" Spacers
  • Irok Radials 36x13.5x17's
  • D60 Rear / D44 Front / Atlas II TC with 4.3:1 Low
Very nice, what trimming did you have to do to fit the 36" tires? When you say spacers, do you mean on the springs or wheels spacers to put the tires outward? Where did you get your new axles, what brand? How did it drive daily around town and on the highway? Any more pictures you can post?

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post #32 of 80 Old 01-18-2019, 08:47 AM
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Bought this one back in August. Recently installed the Rubicon wheels with BFG M/T tires, 2” BB off amazon, KYB shocks and Rough Country HD steering stabilizer.
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post #33 of 80 Old 01-24-2019, 03:21 PM
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Wj Nephilim WJ

I'll go ahead and toss my money pit in here as well

LIFT: 6" Clayton Long Arm up front and 6" Clayton Long Arm 4 Link in back. Bilstein 5100 shocks and JKS quick disconnects.

WHEELS: 17" Dick Cepek Gunmetal 7's

TIRES: 35/12.5/17 Kumho MT KL71's

ADDITIONAL: Custom front coil retainers and a little trimming was needed on the HK Offroad Overland bumper.
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post #34 of 80 Old 02-05-2019, 07:13 PM
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I finally purchased new tires, so here we go!

2003 Overland, 2" budget lift with Bilstein shocks, factory wheels with 255/70R17 Nexen Rodian AT Pro's.

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who needs two wheel drive...
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post #35 of 80 Old 02-18-2019, 04:18 PM
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2-1/2" BB front - 2" BB Rear
245/75/16 Irok ND's - Factory wheels - no spacers
no rubbing at all... its close at full stuff in the rear however. sure i would if i had a factory bumper - because they rubbed before the lift without the bumper! sway bars still connected
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post #36 of 80 Old 02-19-2019, 12:38 PM
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Meet Chuck Wagon

3" IRO Lift with Bilstein 5100 series shocks, Crown Isolators, IRO Track bar
Factory JK Rubicon Takeoffs with BF Goodrich Mud Terrain KM 255/75R17 tires
I had to replace 3 spring perches during lift install due to rust. I also replaced the rockers with 2x6 tubes. At this point, the wheel well liners are removed from the front, but no trimming. I think I am catching the front bumper when I come out of the driveway, not sure yet. Plan is to replace front and rear bumpers with custom. I have a front hidden winch mount coming and will build off of that.
Realized lift after install with wheels and tires 4.25".
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post #37 of 80 Old 04-29-2019, 12:46 AM
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RK X-Factor 6.5, trimmed fenders, 35’s


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post #38 of 80 Old 04-29-2019, 09:50 AM
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Lift: Stock Upcountry 1in Lift (Also Added Rough Country .75in leveling spacer in the front to account for sagging springs)

Wheels: JK Rubicon 17x7.5, Backspacing: 5.50, Offset: + 31.75mm

Tires: 265/65R17 Wrangler Duratrac (30.6in)

Additional Information: Trimmed bumpers, relocated washer bottle, moved the horns, thinner fog lights, trimmed metal, hammered pinch seams and repainted the whole front bumper to get this size of tire to fit on 1in of lift.












2004 WJ TRL HWK Edition
Upcountry, 265/65R17in Tires, JK Rubicon Wheels
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post #39 of 80 Old 06-27-2019, 09:01 PM
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Lift: 2 inch Spacers front and rear, Bilstein 4600HD shocks at all 4 corners

Wheels: Stock 17x8 WJ 5 Spokes....going for a more OEM Plus type look

Tires: 245/75R17 Goodyear All Terrains with Kevlar

Additional Information: Upgraded headlight bulbs, upgraded LEDs at rear and front turn signals, custom rear tire and fuel carrier, JKU factory rock rails, JKS HD Trackbar with Kevin's Offroad bushings and bigger bolt kit...with more to come (belly skid plate). Really want to keep this build simple and have the focus on getting out to more places in an overland fashion. I've done the rocks thing and I'm trying to keep things reliable this go round!





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post #40 of 80 Old 06-27-2019, 09:03 PM
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post #41 of 80 Old 07-03-2019, 05:00 PM
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post #42 of 80 Old 09-18-2019, 10:55 AM
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Another IRO 3" For Reference

3" IRO lift with Doetsch Tech 8000 series shocks, Crown Auto isolators, IRO track bar, Moog HD stabilizer,
factory JK takeoffs with Firestone Destination 255/75R17 tires, no spacers, no trimming (so far).

New front wheel bearings, calipers, rotors and pads; death wobble @50-55mph when the tires come up to temp.
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post #43 of 80 Old 09-20-2019, 08:06 PM
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Lift - IRO 4.75" front / 4" rear, Bilstein 5100 shocks, new isolators all around, IRO adj front LCA, IRO fixed rear (for 4" lift) LCA, KOR rear UCA spacer, JKS adjustable track bar w/ram 2500 bushings, Addco rear sway bar, extended sway bar links front/rear, new ball joints.

Wheels/Tires - JK take-offs with BFG Mud Terrain 255/75/17, 1.5" hub-centric wheel spacers.

Trimming - Minor trimming of the front bumper.

It took a while, but I'm finally satisfied with the outcome!
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post #44 of 80 Old 10-24-2019, 08:22 PM
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Rubbing??

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IRO 3" Lift with DT8000 Shocks, 2000 Limited 4.7. Falken Wildpeak 265/75/16's.


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Any rubbing issues with this set up? Was thinking about the same tires for my WJ
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post #45 of 80 Old 12-10-2019, 07:02 AM
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yes do you have any rubbing? I was looking at the same tire but in 265/70/16
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