Additional height to 2009 Jeep WK with ARB 2" OME Lift? - JeepForum.com
 
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post #1 of 2 Old 01-17-2020, 09:52 AM Thread Starter
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Additional height to 2009 Jeep WK with ARB 2" OME Lift?

I have recently added the following to my 2009 Jeep Grand Cherokee WK:
  • ARB Old Man Emu 2" Lift Kit (Heavy Duty)
  • 265/70/17 BFG KO2 tires
  • JBA upper control arms

I absolutely love the ride so far, has made a huge difference. Only very slight rub at full turn. I also installed the Rocky Road leveling kit that adds very slight lift to the front to prevent the nose down look.

I am wondering if it is possible (and how) to add about 1 inch (or half inch) of additional height to the vehicle front & rear (without causing issues) while keeping the ARB kit installed? Is there a spacer kit or anything that can be used in addition to the OME lift that can help achieve this?

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post #2 of 2 Old 01-23-2020, 06:54 AM
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There is plenty of information in the stickies and the search function.

Strut top spacers are what I believe you are looking for. JBA used to have them, just some " steel plate CNCd to match the strut top.

As far as "still safe", the magic number for not destroying your front driveline is 23", center of hub to fender.

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future mods: tires, lights, CB, skids,
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