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Old 02-20-2012, 10:18 PM   #1
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2.5" Lift seems normal now after 2 weeks?

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I need to start looking at bigger lifts?

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Old 02-20-2012, 10:20 PM   #2
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In America, bigger = better.

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Old 02-20-2012, 10:21 PM   #3
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Eventually you'll end up with a lift that requires a rope ladder to get in the jeep
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Old 02-20-2012, 10:26 PM   #4
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ok are those little common sense voices in your head gone now??

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Old 02-20-2012, 10:45 PM   #5
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No, was just noticing. I remember the first day, it felt like everyone looked at jeep cause how high it seemed to *Me*

It seemed high for the first week. Walked out of house this afternoon, and it looked really normal, was weird, just thought I would check if that was normal, ha.
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Old 02-20-2012, 10:46 PM   #6
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Yeah, my 4" ish lift feels normal now too.
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Old 02-20-2012, 11:25 PM   #7
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Yeah, I have a 4" lift with 35s, which are starting to look like Toyota Corolla tires to me now. Definitely need to throw some flat fenders and some 38s on there.
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Old 02-20-2012, 11:33 PM   #8
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It's a disease.
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Old 02-20-2012, 11:35 PM   #9
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Man, first day I drove mine after the lift it felt like I was in the cab of a semi.

You got used to it, that's all.

I say go 8".
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Old 02-20-2012, 11:53 PM   #10
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If you want to cure that insatiable desire to get a bigger lift then go to a jeep dealership and park beside some stockers. Then you'll feel all manly again.

We'll...that is until you see that JK on 37s with a 4" long arm sitting in the service department lot near the exit.
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Old 02-20-2012, 11:55 PM   #11
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Yeah, I have a 4" lift with 35s, which are starting to look like Toyota Corolla tires to me now. Definitely need to throw some flat fenders and some 38s on there.
Haha, great minds think alike. Along with a regear.
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Old 02-20-2012, 11:59 PM   #12
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Not sure if this intimidates or inspires.

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Not sure if this intimidates or inspires.

I could run that over. No problem.
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Old 02-21-2012, 12:26 AM   #14
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Reminds me of one of those big ass dump trucks they drive at the coal mines. Scares the hell out of you when you look out a van window and one drives up next to you.
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In America, bigger = better.
Oh come on!!! nobody?.....
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That's what she said!
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Yup... I agree.

You do get used to it.

Flat fenders

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