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10-22-2012 01:59 PM
dla
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Originally Posted by pne123 View Post
Did you need to do anything besides bump stop extensions? Vibrations? Is your jeep level? Is it a 4 cyl?
Adjustable track bars front and rear, longer sway bar links, MML (originally needed 5/8" worth of washers to lower the transfer case).

4.0, sits level
10-22-2012 01:23 PM
pne123
what else?

Did you need to do anything besides bump stop extensions? Vibrations? Is your jeep level? Is it a 4 cyl?

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BDS 3" front, 2" rear on 33's...
10-22-2012 01:00 PM
dla BDS 3" front, 2" rear on 33's...
10-21-2012 11:49 PM
oaky1717
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Originally Posted by pne123 View Post
I am thinking of doing the same. New coil springs 3" in the front & 2" in rear.
please tell me how it turns out and please post some pictures. very interested in seeing what it would look like
10-19-2012 01:30 AM
pne123 I am thinking of doing the same. New coil springs 3" in the front & 2" in rear.
10-19-2012 01:20 AM
oaky1717 thank you, i decided to just go with the TeraFlex Jeep TJ 2" Budget Boost kit just because it would be cheaper than buying the separate pieces. and i will get shocks eventually.

this is what im working with (plus a xrc smittybilt stinger = HEAVY)
10-18-2012 08:29 AM
harleydragon
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Originally Posted by DeepSouthJeeper View Post
I think he's talking about a BB coil spacer lift.
my bad..it's early....shocks and stops are fine for that amount of lift
10-18-2012 08:27 AM
DeepSouthJeeper
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Originally Posted by oaky1717
would I need new shocks or bumb stops
With only a 1-2 inch lift I don't think you would need new shocks as long as you don't over flex the wheels. I think you might need new bump stops.
10-18-2012 08:24 AM
DeepSouthJeeper
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Originally Posted by harleydragon
not for a body lift but keep in mind that if you don't raise the entire body the same amout you will need different size spacers as you go down the length of the jeep for it not to stress it..example..you could use fender washers to raise the front an inch..you might need say 6 washers under the front mount,then 4 under the next mount,2 under the next and none under the rear..my point is you need to taper your mount sizes as you go back
I think he's talking about a BB coil spacer lift.
10-18-2012 08:20 AM
harleydragon
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Originally Posted by oaky1717 View Post
would I need new shocks or bumb stops
not for a body lift but keep in mind that if you don't raise the entire body the same amout you will need different size spacers as you go down the length of the jeep for it not to stress it..example..you could use fender washers to raise the front an inch..you might need say 6 washers under the front mount,then 4 under the next mount,2 under the next and none under the rear..my point is you need to taper your mount sizes as you go back
10-18-2012 03:13 AM
oaky1717 would I need new shocks or bumb stops
10-14-2012 01:56 AM
oaky1717 but i also want a cheapish lift just to see if i actually want to go for the lift kit.

and, my bad, its no car its a JEEP
10-13-2012 01:12 AM
JeepWrangler4x4 Its not uncommon for people to run different size spacers from the front to the back, just get the spacers you need to level your jeep out.
10-13-2012 01:12 AM
tjike Instead of doing both just put a 1'' in the front. and its not a "car".
10-13-2012 01:02 AM
oaky1717
Different Size Spacers In Front From Back

Ok so here is what i am thinking. my new front bumper has added quite a bit of weight to the front of my jeep. so what i want to do is put 2 inch coil spacers in the front and 1 inch in the back. i have a 2.5L so i guess its lighter. i just want to see how it would look before i go for a more sufficient lift kit. im probably going to get them off ebay. SOoooooo please tell me what you think. sorry if this is a dumb question but im 18 and this is my first car im kind of a noob. im a fast learner and im pretty sure i can do it myself but can someone please give me a write up. THANK YOU

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