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Old 03-17-2008, 01:47 PM   #1
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Brake line

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I have a 3 inch lift and im adding JKS disco,s. Will i need to replace my front brake lines with longer ones?

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Old 03-17-2008, 01:57 PM   #2
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It would be a good idea, but you can probably get away with bending the lines to add more length.

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on this pic my 2-3" OME shocks are complete extended and the axle is about 2-3" lower and the stock brake lines are still long enough.

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Old 03-17-2008, 05:49 PM   #4
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If your going up to 3-inches of lift you can if you want lower your brake line mount down an inch or so and you'll have more than you need.
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Old 03-18-2008, 09:06 AM   #5
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On a TJ you can buy YJ brake lines, they are longer than the TJ ones. check out this link for other ideas.http://www.stu-offroad.com/suspensio...e/brakes-1.htm
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Old 03-18-2008, 11:10 AM   #6
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IMO - I'd suggest getting the longer stainless steel lines for max. flexibility.
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on my yj, i unscrewed the hard line and rerouted it and got plenty of length out of it. might check there first and save some money

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