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Old 03-22-2010, 04:20 PM
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with the help of some friends from the local jeep club and my buddys shop heres my new lift install went from blocks and pucks to 4.5 rough country and had them replace the add a leaf with the full leaf pack

when i first bought my jeep

with old lift

what the ups man brought me

the start

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new shocks and springs

had to cut leaf spring off the weld broke off the nut and couldnt get bolt out


new leaf springs u bolts and rear shocks

front complete

rear complete

jeep complete

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Old 03-22-2010, 04:48 PM
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Nice improvement.
Hows the hi-lift mounted?
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Old 03-22-2010, 06:14 PM
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i got it mounted with a 4x4 rack made for it and that is bolted to the hood ill post a better pic of it
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Old 03-22-2010, 06:19 PM
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high-lift mount

the bolts are press in and have a hole drilled out for a lock
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Is it hard to see with it there? Seems to sit pretty high off the hood.
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Old 04-05-2010, 08:56 PM
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got bored today an cut and folded rear fenders
before

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Old 04-05-2010, 09:13 PM
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Nice xj, I have yet to see a farm jack mounted on the hood.... but its pretty cool.
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Old 04-05-2010, 09:14 PM
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Lift looks great..Is the hood still easy to open with the jack mounted?
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nice lift. great job
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Old 04-05-2010, 10:37 PM
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thanks everyone...yea the hood still opens easy with that lift on it
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looking good! but again, is it hard to see with it up there? i have the same racking system(but mounted on my bumper) and its pretty tall
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Old 04-05-2010, 11:01 PM
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no it sits good up there not to high up i can see just fine and im short lol
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