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Old 12-17-2011, 06:47 AM   #1
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What's up new guy I've got a 1997 wrangler love it. I have the dw instead of doing the hole front end new is there a lift kit that I can by that will give me my lift and fix my dw (my lift and new front) please help me?

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Old 12-17-2011, 07:03 AM   #2
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welcome to the forum, fix it before you lift it, check out your tie rod ends to make sure they arent loose...just give the front end a good once over, tie rod, drag link, pitman arm, ball joints, u joints etc

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Old 12-17-2011, 07:05 AM   #3
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Dw is causesd by something being loose or worn in the suspension. That's why it's so hard to diagnose, there is no one cause of it. Do what ^ said and check for play in all of tour suspension components.
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Old 12-17-2011, 07:11 AM   #4
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Here's where I'm. Haveing the problem can't find anything loose worn or any thing like that I'm lost so for me the best way to figure it out would to redo the hole front end new any idea on the least exspencive way out
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Also thanks for the help!!!!!!!!!
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Old 12-17-2011, 07:27 AM   #6
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If you have checked all suspension components and can't find anything loose or worn, maybe it's your tires/balance/alignment. Replacing the rubber on mine eliminated DW, but I also had it balanced and aligned by a company who knew what they were doing at the same time.

Just something else to look at.
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Old 12-17-2011, 07:39 AM   #7
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i never even thought about my tires cause there only 6months old.
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Old 12-17-2011, 07:40 AM   #8
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Time for a rotation and possibly check for balancing perhaps depending on how many miles on them.
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Old 12-17-2011, 07:50 AM   #9
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once again guys i thank u and ill be in touch as for the lift kit any ideas im not looking for much
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Old 12-17-2011, 07:54 AM   #10
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once again guys i thank u and ill be in touch as for the lift kit any ideas im not looking for much
Post up a thread in the TJ section with your price range and what kind of setup you think you want once you get your dw figured out. Good luck!
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i never even thought about my tires cause there only 6months old.
what kind of tires and wheels do you current have? like mentioned before could be balance issue, the shop who put them on might not have done it properly
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Thanks guys been busy and all
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