Jeep Wrangler Forum - Reply to Topic
Jeep Wrangler Forum

Go Back   Jeep Wrangler Forum > JK Jeep Wrangler Forum > JK General Discussion Forum > 08 jk

Join Wrangler Forum Today


Thread: 08 jk Reply to Thread
Title:
  
Message:
Post Icons
You may choose an icon for your message from the following list:
 

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Jeep Wrangler Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post.
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Additional Options
Miscellaneous Options

Topic Review (Newest First)
04-23-2013 07:05 PM
Senior Chief What Beastmaster said ..

All I'd add is that, around here at least, "breaking the bank" is a relative term. I spent what would be considered real grown-up money in the Harley world..... Just getting started here...

Oh and........
04-23-2013 06:55 PM
Beastmaster 2.5" - 3" is the max you want to go before you start to get into having to mod your steering, driveline, etc. As far as the re-gearing goes, that's not from the lift but to compensate for larger tires.
As the re-gearing goes, allot depends on what you currently have and how you want to drive.
I have an '07 JKU and came with 4:10 gears and a 6-speed from the factory and didn't have to change a thing when I modded my rig

All that being said, here's what I've done:
·Tires & wheels: 315/75R16 Wrangler Duratrac tires and 16" ProComp 7069 wheels
·Lift: 2.5" Rock Krawler Stock Mod with Blistein shocks

By the way

Welcome to the forum!

_______
/l ,[____],
l---L -OlllllllO-
()_) ()_)--o-)_)
04-23-2013 05:59 PM
Matuchin
08 jk

New to this forum and owning a Jeep, so I will get to the point. I purchased an 08 JK and want to lift it and do not want to break the bank by regearing or extended drive shafts and so on. What type and size lift do you all recommend along with tire size and back spacing on wheels.

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may 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


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:50 AM.



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