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Old 03-01-2009, 09:22 PM   #1
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Hey everyone, I am new to this forum and just got out of the J spec cars and into American 4x4's! I purchased my 02 last month and want to add a 4-6" lift, but am not sure what is the best way to go. I know I want to put 33/13.50" LTB's with 16x10 wheels.
I guess my question is, what is the best lift for the money and what mods would I have to do to fit the rubber I want?
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Old 03-01-2009, 09:26 PM   #2

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welcome. Lots of different options to fit 33's under a jeep. From basic to sky's the limit. What kind of budget are you working with? What do you plan to use the jeep for?

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Old 03-01-2009, 10:06 PM   #3
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Call Dirk. Home Page
He knows his stuff and will help you pick out the right lift for your rig.
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Old 03-01-2009, 10:18 PM   #4
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yah dirk from dpg will help you out tremendously..

but as for 4-6'' of lift, you really dont need that much for 33s

i run 2'' front coils, jks acos set at 1.25'' at all 4 corners and a 1.25'' bodylift and my jeep sits perfectly for 33s.. no rubbing at all.. so about 3-3.5'' works great for 33s.. nowadays its not all about height.. people are trying for a LOW CENTER OF GRAVITY..

as for 16x10'' rims.. id recommend either a 15x8 or a 16x8.. i would not run a 10'' rim because it pushes the sidewalls out on the tires.. the main concern for a wider tire is not the rim width but the backspacing of the rim.. i run 33x12.5s on a 3.25'' backspaced rim
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