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PaulW 09-06-2005 04:58 PM

Rubicon Springs (TJ) (Factory Lift???)

I've seen Rubicon springs for sale that were taken off of stock Rubicons where the seller claims that these springs will provide a 1 inch lift to a regular TJ. Is that correct?


khenderson 09-06-2005 05:29 PM

if i'm not mistaken, they are the same height, just a different spring rate. however, if you have old springs like i do that have settled, the new ones will give you an inch or so.

1BLKJP 09-07-2005 03:09 AM

Yeah, it's not constant on everyones junk. Some get some lift some don't. I think that most of the people that get some lift out of it are running the 4 cyl.

4Jeepn 09-07-2005 12:05 PM

If you going to go to all the trouble to remove your current springs and install some rubi springs, for the 1"or less lift,,, just get some coil spacers for a true 2" lift using your current springs, you can keep your stock shocks if you want, or upgrade of course.

JeepGirlSurf 09-10-2005 02:31 PM

I have rubi springs on my TJ it did give me about 1 inch of lift. They are only about 1/2 an inch longer but they are stiffer. I like mine I plan on adding a bb to it also so I can have even more lift for a cheap price. I'll show you pics of mine if you want.
BTW: I have the 4.0L

riggerking 09-11-2005 04:30 PM

Show some pics please.

JeepGirlSurf 09-11-2005 11:49 PM


Originally Posted by riggerking
Show some pics please.

Here are a few from the day I bought it

Here are a few 6 months later after I added the springs. Its not a huge difference but notice how it sits much higher than the Grand behind it.

Like I said the difference is small but it will help once I add the BB. I notice it because I kick the tub of the Jeep when I get in b/c I'm not used to it being a little taller.

JeepGirlSurf 09-12-2005 01:38 AM

sorry tech problems here is a big pic of the one i accidently shrunk

riggerking 09-13-2005 05:03 AM

It looks good!!! I think the BB is my next move.

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