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Jeep Forums: TJ Wrangler Technical Forum   07-20-2020, 08:16 PM
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Posted By Ironhead
ive been very happy with savvy arms

ive been very happy with savvy arms
Jeep Forums: TJ Wrangler Technical Forum   07-20-2020, 02:45 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 476
Posted By Ironhead
yep, time to break out a welder. when its...

yep, time to break out a welder.

when its done, get different arms. either OEM which twist in the arm or ones with a flex joint that allow rotation. the poly bushings in a solid arm...
Jeep Forums: TJ Wrangler Technical Forum   07-16-2020, 07:58 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 347
Posted By Ironhead
go back to the OEM design and use a ZJ v8 tie...

go back to the OEM design and use a ZJ v8 tie rod. as long as mounting holes havent been enlarged it is a much better setup as far as handling and will accommodate up to a 35" tire.

high steer...
Jeep Forums: TJ Wrangler Technical Forum   07-07-2020, 09:07 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 447
Posted By Ironhead
rear track bar bracket for 2.5" lift. adj front...

rear track bar bracket for 2.5" lift.
adj front track bar, drill a new hole for the OEM track bar, or live with the front axle being off center by ~.25".
bump stop extensions based off of cycling...
Jeep Forums: TJ Wrangler Technical Forum   06-21-2020, 11:53 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 472
Posted By Ironhead
well done. it still amazes me that companies...

well done. it still amazes me that companies sell lifts with DPA's. probably a major cause of the term "it's a jeep thing"

glad you have your rig back under control
Jeep Forums: TJ Wrangler Technical Forum   06-21-2020, 09:47 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,035
Posted By Ironhead
thats a ton of gear for a few days in the woods. ...

thats a ton of gear for a few days in the woods. sounds like a trailer would be a better option.

note, the TJ max payload is 800lbs and it sounds like you are well over that
Jeep Forums: TJ Wrangler Technical Forum   06-21-2020, 08:11 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 275
Posted By Ironhead
undercover fab works. they offer several...

undercover fab works.

they offer several different depths of skids from no body lift to 1" away from flat in steel or aluminum

https://undercoverfab.com/49-transfer-case-skids-
Jeep Forums: TJ Wrangler Technical Forum   06-21-2020, 06:55 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 275
Posted By Ironhead
x2, RE long arm is not an upgrade. the arms are...

x2, RE long arm is not an upgrade. the arms are now the main thing that will get hung up and it sacrifices geometry for ease of install. ride quality difference is much more advertising than real...
Jeep Forums: TJ Wrangler Technical Forum   06-17-2020, 04:22 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 743
Posted By Ironhead
yep, get rid of the DPA and you'll be in a much...

yep, get rid of the DPA and you'll be in a much better position
Jeep Forums: TJ Wrangler Technical Forum   06-17-2020, 02:33 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 743
Posted By Ironhead
do yourself a favor and cycle the suspension with...

do yourself a favor and cycle the suspension with the springs removed and the frame on jack stands to set your bumpstops to make sure your TB doesnt contact the diff. that track bar has been shown...
Jeep Forums: TJ Wrangler Technical Forum   06-17-2020, 01:11 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 743
Posted By Ironhead
it looks like a currie currectlync steering kit,...

it looks like a currie currectlync steering kit, which is the best you can get for an OEM TJ axle. you will have to reuse the stud that is on your jeep now.

as to the DPA, is there any type of...
Jeep Forums: TJ Wrangler Technical Forum   06-17-2020, 12:18 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 743
Posted By Ironhead
what steering do you have? it looks like that...

what steering do you have? it looks like that isnt an OEM drag link.

also, that drop pitman arm isnt helping and is likely causing bumpsteer
Jeep Forums: TJ Wrangler Technical Forum   06-17-2020, 06:53 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 732
Posted By Ironhead
not exactly but it will function for the most...

not exactly but it will function for the most part. fusible link is a better option as it can handle momentary spikes that will blow a fuse.
Jeep Forums: TJ Wrangler Technical Forum   06-16-2020, 03:51 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 732
Posted By Ironhead
as long as he uses a 6 awg fusible link on the...

as long as he uses a 6 awg fusible link on the alternator end.
Jeep Forums: TJ Wrangler Technical Forum   06-08-2020, 09:47 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 530
Posted By Ironhead
what size tires and axle gears?

what size tires and axle gears?
Jeep Forums: TJ Wrangler Technical Forum   06-08-2020, 08:37 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,495
Posted By Ironhead
it's very likely that your jeep weighs between...

it's very likely that your jeep weighs between 4-5k lbs. it would take some serious work to get it down to 3k lbs.

what engine, trans, and tire size?
Jeep Forums: TJ Wrangler Technical Forum   06-07-2020, 11:23 AM
Replies: 50
  TJ lift
Views: 2,653
Posted By Ironhead
weird, all of their 3.5" x-factor lifts on their...

weird, all of their 3.5" x-factor lifts on their website have the DPA. odd they would offer a better option for Quadratec.

you're making a lot of blanket statements that dont hold water. worn...
Jeep Forums: TJ Wrangler Technical Forum   06-07-2020, 08:53 AM
Replies: 50
  TJ lift
Views: 2,653
Posted By Ironhead
so what you're saying is that if you have worn...

so what you're saying is that if you have worn out parts that you will have other issues. once again, no one is arguing that fact.

what does cause bumpsteer is a drop pitman arm, like the one...
Jeep Forums: TJ Wrangler Technical Forum   06-07-2020, 06:46 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,617
Posted By Ironhead
thats the reason why 1541H shafts should be used...

thats the reason why 1541H shafts should be used in a d35 and not the 4340 shafts.

its amazing that some companies are still selling 4340 shafts for the d35, especially if they call it a S35...
Jeep Forums: TJ Wrangler Technical Forum   06-04-2020, 12:31 PM
Replies: 50
  TJ lift
Views: 2,653
Posted By Ironhead
FIFY caster issues? at 2" lift? ...

FIFY



caster issues? at 2" lift?
wandering? do you not do an alignment after changing suspension height?
bump steer? how did the relation between the drag link and track bar change when...
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