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Old 05-22-2013, 03:56 PM   #1
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Currie Short Arms vs Rough Country Long Arms

Hello.

At the moment I have Currie control arms, JKS track bars, 4" OME springs and OME long travel shocks in my TJ.

I could buy a Rough Country LA upgrade kit for only 500$.

Would the ride become better with the long arms?
Or should I better keep the Currie short arms?

Thanks for your help and sorry for my bad English.
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Old 05-22-2013, 04:05 PM   #2
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I would stick with Currie. The LA upgrade will rob clearance due to the way it bolts up. Also, the Johnny Joints are a much better quality joint than what RC uses.

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I wish there was still an OME 4" lift (springs and shocks) for the TJ, that's what I'd get to complement my adjustable (currie) SA kit.
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OME still has 4" springs and 3-5" shocks.
http://www.arbusa.com/uploads/PDF/ac...WranglerTJ.pdf
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OME still has 4" springs and 3-5" shocks.
http://www.arbusa.com/uploads/PDF/ac...WranglerTJ.pdf

Nice, I will be getting these. There wasn't any "kit" so I just assumed they didn't exist.
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