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Old 07-08-2013, 01:25 PM   #1
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Oem suspension question

I have a 2009 sahara and ive been itching to get a lift for quite some time. But i have a few questions. First, does anyone have a roundabout number of how many miles the stock suspension on a 2009 sahara can put out? Im at about 45000 miles on the shocks and coils sincd the day i got it. And second, im bent on getting the Rancho 9000 shocks. If i were to just swap shocks for now and buy coils later but for a lift, will the shocks adjust jut fine from stock height to lifted height? I dont plan on going higher than a 2.5 lift anyway, even IF that. Thanks


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Old 07-08-2013, 01:57 PM   #2
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I would expect anywhere from 45k to 150k miles from your factory shocks, depending on where and how you use it. I would also expect 100k to 300k miles from the factory springs.

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