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JeepGuyLJ 12-24-2006 11:37 PM

2" lift and spacer add on.
I was wondering if got the 2" coil lift from rustys and if later in time when need for of a lift can just spacers will that work out.

Triple88a 12-25-2006 12:40 AM

i think you might actually need new shocks though.

mrbigjeep 12-25-2006 10:30 AM

jeepguy, yeah you can do that. 4jeepn runs spacers on his 4.5" RE lift.

if you just go with a modest spacer like a 1" spacer then the shocks won't be a problem. your travel may be reduced slightly but not enough to where the shocks would be a problem.

JeepGuyLJ 12-25-2006 08:48 PM

I think that what i will do ill think about for a week or then buy the lift cause i want to be the that is prefect for me. :cool:

DogRiver101 12-26-2006 04:16 PM

I used to have a 2" REBB and swapped it for a Rusty's 2" and love it! I picked it up from a friend, but if you're buying new, there's only a $50 difference. I checked with my local shop about adding spacers because I want to add a winch and they told me that a 1" spacer wouldn't be a problem.

JeepGuyLJ 12-26-2006 05:30 PM

Awsome thanx alot, but there is only one thing every 4x4 shop i go to they keep telling me to not go with the rustys kit but go for like lets a rubicon express or full traction.

mrbigjeep 12-26-2006 07:13 PM

they are probably biased towards RE and FT because thats all they run. i doubt they have any experience with running rustys but trust me, its a great setup.

redramtough 12-27-2006 01:14 AM

Why bother with a local 4x4 shop? Just order your parts online and do the work yourself. It's real simple. Here's a detailed write up with pictures and instructions to help. Read through it and see if you can't save yourself some money by doing it youself.:D

redramtough 12-27-2006 01:15 AM

-Forgot the link, sorry.

JeepGuyLJ 12-27-2006 01:56 PM

Thank you for the link ill check it out. :cool:

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