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post #1 of (permalink) Old 12-20-2000, 04:43 PM
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Is Rough Country Lifts any good? someone?

doesn anynoe know if rough country lifts are any good or are they junk? $349 for a 3" wrangler springs and everything needed, also with speed sensitive shocks, anyone got any info on this stuff, or who makes the spring packs? thanks

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Re: Is Rough Country Lifts any good? someone?

I put a Rough Country 3" lift on my '76 Waggie and the name of the company does describe how it rode, ROUGH! I think a Sherman Tank probably rode smoother than my Waggie. Save your money for an OME kit or perhaps someone else might be able to reccomend something less expensive.

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Re: Is Rough Country Lifts any good? someone?

Just like Tim said "Rough"[img]/wwwthreads_images/icons/frown.gif[/img]. I had their lift on a 96 XJ and was not impressed[img]/wwwthreads_images/icons/frown.gif[/img]. Do yourself a favor and save up for a better quality lift, you'll be thankful in the long run.[img]/wwwthreads_images/icons/smile.gif[/img] I had the Superlift on my 95YJ and was pretty happy with it[img]/wwwthreads_images/icons/smile.gif[/img]. I got if from http://www.natltire.com for a little under $500 and that included shipping[img]/wwwthreads_images/icons/smile.gif[/img]. I only got to wheel with it a couple of times before my YJ was totalled[img]/wwwthreads_images/icons/mad.gif[/img] but I was satisfied with the peformance.[img]/wwwthreads_images/icons/smile.gif[/img]

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