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Re: Rocky Road Outfitters WK2 Leveling Kit

I think it road better after the install. No extra noise what so ever. Very happy with it.
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Re: Rocky Road Outfitters WK2 Leveling Kit

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I think it road better after the install. No extra noise what so ever. Very happy with it.
How much have you tested it? Done any off-roading and flexing. I'm assuming with the RRO level you have some more room in the front to work with.
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Re: Rocky Road Outfitters WK2 Leveling Kit

NO heavy off roading, I did take it threw a fairly good angled ditch and it rubbed a bit, but I have 275/55's on there, so a 32" tire is about the biggest you can run. If you stick with stock size tires I don't think you will have any issues. You do get more room up front. I wish I would have taken some pics with just the lift with stock tires, but I didn't. Lift went on on Tuesday and Tires went on Wednesday.

I think the jeep looked great leveled out even with the stock wheel and tire size. It sat like it should have from the factory. IMHO.
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Re: Rocky Road Outfitters WK2 Leveling Kit

I noticed the other night that on the driver's side front, the black trim near the rear of the front bumper was pulled out a bit. When Discount initially fitted my wheels & tires before I installed the leveling kit, they broke one of the little plastic rivets that holds that piece in place. Somehow, I'm guessing the other night my driver's side front wheel made contact with that trim piece and pulled it out just a bit. Nothing I can't fix with a new plastic rivet, but I guess it does rub just a bit under the right circumstances. My driveway at home is pretty angled getting in & out and I think what probably happened is the driver front suspension was compressed while the rest was more or less unloaded, resulting in some minor contact with that trim piece. No damage done, though. Just something I'll need to be mindful of. Has to do with the aggressive offset (+18) of my wheels, though.
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Re: Rocky Road Outfitters WK2 Leveling Kit

Sh0rtBus, hope you get your rub/contact issues figure out. Keep us looped in on what you end up doing. I'm doing my mods one at a time, mostly due to available funds, but also to make sure I have as much info as I can get before pulling the trigger. That said, I just ordered RRO leverling kit (& roof rails but that's for a different thread). How "easy" is the installation? I bought Tuff Country leveling kit for my 2011 WK2 but never installed it b4 I totaled the vehicle because I knew I couldn't finish the install b4 I needed to drive it!
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Re: Rocky Road Outfitters WK2 Leveling Kit

I think the install is pretty easy if you have all the tools and time. I had mine installed by a shop just to make sure it is done correct and I don't have an unexpected tool purchase. It really is just a spacer that sits on top of the strut. If you have removed a strut before you should have no issues.

I think with this wheel/Tire combo and the limited lift, you will have a rubbing issue in extreme flexing situations. I don't go threw many ditches like that so I consider it resolved.
With your RRO Roof Rails start looking for a wind fairing. They are a little noisy at freeway speeds. Good luck and keep us posted.
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Re: Rocky Road Outfitters WK2 Leveling Kit

I'm going to be purchasing the leveling kit soon for my 2014 Limited stock with rear load-leveling suspension. I know it will help in the front, but when I look at the rear there really is alot of space taken up by the fender liners. Looks like there's some play in them when pushed toward the fender. Everything is attached (rivets and all), I'm assuming there's some space between the liner and finer to soften noise from debris hitting it, but I'm wondering if everyone's is like that or if a thinner liner that is adhered closer to the fender can be put on in place of the stock ones to give more room.
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Sh0rtBus, hope you get your rub/contact issues figure out. Keep us looped in on what you end up doing. I'm doing my mods one at a time, mostly due to available funds, but also to make sure I have as much info as I can get before pulling the trigger. That said, I just ordered RRO leverling kit (& roof rails but that's for a different thread). How "easy" is the installation? I bought Tuff Country leveling kit for my 2011 WK2 but never installed it b4 I totaled the vehicle because I knew I couldn't finish the install b4 I needed to drive it!
Installation wasn't bad at all. Total time for me and my buddy took about 2.5 hours, start to finish. And we weren't in any hurry. Of course we had the proper tools and work space, too, though. He's a mechanic for the school district, so we used the shop there with his air tools, etc. for this job. Really, though, as long as you have a good assortment of sockets, wrenches, a good floor jack, and jack stands, it can be done at home. The hardest part was figuring out what needed to be removed before taking out the passenger's side front strut assembly. Once we figured that out, the rest was cake. Driver's side went much smoother and quite a bit faster, too. You will want to take a wire brush to the threads on the spacers, though. Mine were covered with powdercoating so we spent a few minutes getting that off and making sure the threads were clean before mounting everything together to bolt back onto the GC. Seems like maybe RRO should've taped those threads off before applying the powdercoat. Simple step that would saved quite a bit of hassle for us consumers during the install.
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I think it road better after the install. No extra noise what so ever. Very happy with it.
Very VERY Nice!!!
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Re: Rocky Road Outfitters WK2 Leveling Kit

Thanks.
Just got back today from about a 2000 mile trip. 500 Miles towing a Truck on a uhaul car hauler. Weight about 6500#. MPG sucked down to about 11 MPG.
However the tires and lift was great. The only thing I noticed was that the FCW system turned off and I can only assume because it was point up instead of out.

The rest of the trip the lift was great and no rubbing or noise issues.
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Re: Rocky Road Outfitters WK2 Leveling Kit

Finally snapped a decent pic of my Jeep half way clean with the RRO leveling kit and 20x9 ET18 XD Monsters and 265/60R20 Terra Grapplers. Just took it on a 1500 mile trip from DFW to New Madrid, MO and it did great! Picked up a nail somewhere along the way though, so off to Discount tomorrow morning to get a tire patched.

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