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Old 07-06-2014, 09:34 PM   #1
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any metalcloak owners

Just would like to here some feedback on their brand of lifts. Also does anybody run a 325 60 20. If you do I would love to see some pics.

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Old 07-07-2014, 12:40 AM   #2
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I am running 3.5" MC lift and very happy with it. Very solid components and rides very well.

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Old 07-07-2014, 12:42 AM   #3
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Just finished the install of the ARB 3.5. Took longer than I thought but glad I did it. On a short spin rides nice. Borrow a spring compressor from auto zone when you do the install.
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Old 07-07-2014, 12:44 AM   #4
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ove my 3.5 and fenders. Wouldn't change a thing.. I'm on 37s now
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Old 07-07-2014, 12:46 AM   #5
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Old 07-07-2014, 12:47 AM   #6
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I have the arb game changer 3.5" and I'm loving it have frame built bumpers front and back and love them metalcloak has very we'll made products pricy but I know these products won't fail me out in the trail
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Old 07-07-2014, 12:50 AM   #7
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Old 07-07-2014, 12:54 AM   #8
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Old 07-07-2014, 12:59 AM   #9
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I think i have everything MC makes except the cool shocks but they are on my list. I promise that...

Wil is awesome to work with. I talked to him for over an hour one day while I was laying under my jeep. They are definitely At the top of my list for customer support. They stand behind their sh@t!!!!!
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Old 07-07-2014, 04:20 AM   #10
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I have their 2.5" dual rate ARB edition kit. I love it and can't wait to finish it off by turning it into a 2.5" gamechanger lite by buying the remaining CA's and rear trackbar. I also love that they are local to me so I can always go visit if I have a question/problem and of course that means I never have to pay for shipping either lol.
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Old 07-07-2014, 11:43 AM   #11
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I have 3.5 inch with 6-pak shocks, bumpers, fenders, rock rails etc.
Great ride and articulation. You get what you pay for

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Old 07-07-2014, 04:15 PM   #12
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Have you had to recharge your shocks yet? I have heard like 2 times a year is what Matson recommended
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Old 07-07-2014, 04:23 PM   #13
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I bought the Powertank shock filler
POWERTANK - CO2 Air Systems

I hooked it up once and checked the pressures and added a bit. There is so little volume that if you check with a gauge you will drop the pressure in the shock so you need to have a nitrogen supply.
If you get to Moab, I would be happy to check your shocks for some beer

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Old 07-07-2014, 07:47 PM   #14
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We have the 3,5" Game Changer on our 2 Door and like it a lot. Running 2" bump stops front and back with 35x17" rims and tires with Bushwacker flat fenders and no problems.
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Old 07-07-2014, 07:51 PM   #15
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Man that just really pushes the 6paks even farther out of reach. Hahaha maybe I can run two Rancho 7000s side by side and have a clamp machined to hold one shiney side up and the other shiney side down hahaha
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Old 07-07-2014, 07:53 PM   #16
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We have the 3,5" Game Changer on our 2 Door and like it a lot. Running 2" bump stops front and back with 37x17" rims and tires with Bushwacker flat fenders and no problems.
What is your wheel backspacing ? I had to put in 1 inch spacers and its still not enough.
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Old 07-07-2014, 08:00 PM   #17
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What is your wheel backspacing ? I had to put in 1 inch spacers and its still not enough.
Im rubbing my sway bar and frame in back. I adjusted my wheel stops but now my turning radius sucks
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Old 07-07-2014, 08:01 PM   #18
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What is your wheel backspacing ? I had to put in 1 inch spacers and its still not enough.
Oops, made a typo. Tires are 35x12,5x17 Nitto Trail Grapplers on 17" ATX Slabs. Backspacing is 3,5".
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Old 07-07-2014, 08:04 PM   #19
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Yup same back spacing as you. My 35s were perfect. But they were 12.5s too.

My 37s are 14.5s
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Old 07-08-2014, 05:45 PM   #20
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I've got their 2.5" 'gamechanger ARB edition' lift, front bumper and rails.

Quality stuff.

Even without their fancy shocks I've got more articulation off road then I know how to use. On road, body roll on curved freeway on-ramps is much less then the stock system and body sway when hitting bumps on only one side (such as a speedbump when going too fast) is much improved also.

The springs/shocks are a very stiff when new but after a month or so and a few times wheeling they loosen up a little.
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Old 07-14-2014, 11:30 PM   #21
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I have the ARB 3.5" M/C lift...love it & it is awesome !!! on 35x12.5 /17's
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Old 07-15-2014, 10:34 AM   #22
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Just would like to here some feedback on their brand of lifts. Also does anybody run a 325 60 20. If you do I would love to see some pics.
Metalcloak is awesome.

20" wheels on a Jeep is stupid unless you live in the hood, and then it's still stupid. (exception if you are running 40" tires or bigger).
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Old 07-15-2014, 11:27 AM   #23
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Metalcloak is awesome.

20" wheels on a Jeep is stupid unless you live in the hood, and then it's still stupid. (exception if you are running 40" tires or bigger).
I second that, but to each his own, I guess.
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Old 07-21-2014, 08:30 PM   #24
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Wish the metal cloaks could have saved my weekend. Can't do much when the ring gear ends up looking like this lol
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