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Old 02-20-2012, 03:45 PM   #1
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Worried about "Squatty" look

After reading Kjeeper10 post about is Jeep looking lower in the rear after he installed his Teraflex Coil lift it got me thinking.
I really don't notice that big of a rake on my KJ stock unlike the TJ I use to own. So today I went out and measured from center of the hub up to my fender flare. I got 20.5 inches on both fronts and 20.75 inches on the rear.
My question is.... If I install the Teraflex 2.5 coil lift, will the front of my jeep be way higher than the rear seeing how I am already starting off almost level?
I have a 2012 2 Door JK sport.
I plan on getting the exhaust spacers and going with 285/75/16

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Old 02-20-2012, 03:52 PM   #2
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Possibly, sean at nr told me its because they anticipate people lifting will put heavier bumpers on.

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I also have the TF 2.5" coil. It sits higher in the front with a stock bumper. No measurement off hand, just visual observation. Makes since that they "plan" for we Jeep folk to keep modding. Lol.
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