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08-28-2011 02:47 PM
hodge1971 X10 on the shackle bolts...you will never get the spring bolts out on the rear of the front springs and the front of the rear springs to reuse them. They seize into the metal bushing with rust and wont come loose. I ended up using a 3/4 inch drive air impact gun on mine and snapping the heads off and getting the springs out that way. I bought greaseable poly bushings for the new lift so it doesnt happen again
08-27-2011 09:16 AM
daddyjeep I am in on ditching both the track bars and sway bars. I havent had my sway bar for years, but just recently took off the tack bars. It made a huge difference in flex. I really havent drove it on the road much to know if there is any difference there.
08-27-2011 02:04 AM
turdhurdler The kit is very complete and will be fine for moderate off roading. I have the same kit on mine and it takes quite a beating. With the 4" lift, you may have driveline vibrations even with the belly skid lowering brackets. If you do, you may need a Slip Yoke Eliminator. When I installed my kit, I went exactly by the directions. Over time, I have removed both the front and rear track bars and even the sway bars. I would not even bother with the track bars unless the area you live in does physical inspections of vehicles to register. The sway bars are up for debate. Some people say that they have to be used on the road, others (me included) don't feel they are necessary. If you have any questions, feel free to ask and you will get the proper information from this forum. A lot of great guys and gals.

Jeff
08-26-2011 09:34 PM
91CYJWrangler Probably some extended bump stops! And I would definitely make sure it has a good warranty before buying from ebay!
08-24-2011 10:43 AM
aekdbrich Good luck. I have a couple friends with the RC lift and they seem to love it. The extended brake lines are definitely a must. And everyone I know has eliminated the trac bars, but that's completely up to you. It's all about how you want the Jeep to flex when you take her off-road.
08-24-2011 10:36 AM
BRunyon7
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Originally Posted by kj 92yj View Post
you can probably get a better deal from Truck (Jeep) Add-Ons. Search the vendor area in the board and you'll come across them. contact name is chris.
So i just go up to the vendor tab and search by area?
08-23-2011 03:02 PM
kj 92yj you can probably get a better deal from Truck (Jeep) Add-Ons. Search the vendor area in the board and you'll come across them. contact name is chris.
08-23-2011 12:35 PM
mrobison1 x2 on the brake lines. Other than that I think everything is there.
08-23-2011 12:00 PM
4Jeepn
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Originally Posted by BRunyon7 View Post
what does that help with?
if you take the jeep off road, and have the the front sway bar and have the trac bars removed the front axle will flex enough that the stock front lines, going to the brake caliper may rip out. I have the same kit your looking at.
08-23-2011 11:54 AM
BRunyon7
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Originally Posted by jayare View Post
also get new shackle bolts
How much do these cost and how important are they
08-23-2011 11:53 AM
BRunyon7
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Originally Posted by 4Jeepn View Post
Front extended brake lines are a good idea as well.
what does that help with?
08-23-2011 11:52 AM
jayare also get new shackle bolts
08-23-2011 11:45 AM
4Jeepn Front extended brake lines are a good idea as well.
08-23-2011 11:23 AM
BRunyon7
Need serious lift help!

So im planning on lifting my 91 YJ soon and im a complete noob... My dad is a mechanic so im sure the manual labor he will walk me through but what will i need for the complete suspension lift?
Is this all i need besides my new tires?
Jeep YJ Wrangler 4 inch Lift Kit NEW N2.0,MAKE AN OFFER | eBay

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