looking for a good lift kit - Jeep Wrangler Forum

Go Back   Jeep Wrangler Forum > TJ Jeep Wrangler Forum > TJ General Discussion Forum

Join Wrangler Forum Today


Reply
 
Thread Tools

Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on WranglerForum.com
Old 08-23-2006, 08:46 PM   #1
Jeeper
 
jbone303's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: Akron Ohio
Posts: 155
Send a message via AIM to jbone303
looking for a good lift kit

I am looking for a good lift kit bigger than a 2 in. I was thinking about a 3.5 I s there a kit out there that doesn't make me mess with the driveshaft angles. I am looking for the biggest bang for my buck. My 97 se is a daily driver and is just an entery leval jeep (no lockers or anything fancy) I have 31's on it now but rub a lot with no lift. Thakns for any help

jbone303 is offline   Quote
Old 08-23-2006, 09:23 PM   #2
IITYWTMWYBMAB

WF Supporting Member
::WF Administrator::
 
4Jeepn's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: Florence, KY
Posts: 10,782
I would just put a 2" spacer lift on and call it a day. It will give the 31's more room and cost is not that bad. Plus you should not have to do anything to the driveshafts or t-case.

__________________
79.96.85.00.01.97.00.97.93.97.95.94
CJ.XJ.CJ. TJ. TJ.ZJ. TJ.TJ. ZJ.ZJ.YJ. XJ
4Jeepn is offline   Quote
Old 08-23-2006, 09:41 PM   #3
Jeeper
 
mrbigjeep's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Posts: 4,288
if your gonna keep the 31's then, as stated, go with a spacer lift...do you rub when turning or when flexing? if its when flexing then yes of course you need the lift but if it is just when turning then you just need new wheels with proper backspacing...but i assume you already know that
mrbigjeep is offline   Quote
Old 08-24-2006, 03:17 PM   #4
Jack Lives Here!!!

WF Supporting Member
 
1BLKJP's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: Phoenix, AZ
Posts: 7,764
A spacer lift and a 1" body lift would give you 3" and let you run 33's if you want to.
__________________
Thanks,
Jack Hickman

President - Arizona Off-Highway Vehicle Coalition
Vice-President - ASA4WDC
Arizona Rock Rats
1BLKJP is offline   Quote
Old 08-24-2006, 03:48 PM   #5
WINNAR!!!!!!
 
MR.CLIFFORD's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: THE PROVING GROUNDS
Posts: 6,654
Do a DPGOFFROAD.com deluxe kit. It has all the components needed to run 33s. Do some research on the ride quality of the OME kits. You will be extremely impressed and it won't require driveline modifications in most applications.

http://www.dpgoffroad.com/TJ_LJ_OME_Kits.htm

I'm getting ready to put the super ultimate kit on my soon to be wife's jeep
MR.CLIFFORD is offline   Quote
Reply

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Help a broke teen lift his 2006 Wrangler fr0st m0nkey TJ General Discussion Forum 78 06-27-2010 04:10 AM
Offer for tires/rims and lift, sounds good... evs TJ General Discussion Forum 4 09-24-2008 04:07 PM
To lift or not to lift rushtone YJ General Discussion Forum 17 08-13-2008 09:26 PM
OME lift/ 2in lift advice dbwvu TJ General Discussion Forum 8 09-05-2007 02:14 PM
BB Lift installed and all is good eprovenzano TJ General Discussion Forum 14 08-21-2006 06:03 PM



Download our Mobile App

» Featured Product

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:19 PM.


User Alert System provided by Advanced User Tagging v3.1.0 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2015 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.

Jeep®, Wrangler, Liberty, Wagoneer, Cherokee, and Grand Cherokee are copyrighted and trademarked to Chrysler Motors LLC.
Wranglerforum.com is not in any way associated with the Chrysler Motors LLC