Go Back   Jeep Garage - Jeep Forum > Jeep Platform Discussion > Grand Cherokee - WK > Suspension/Brakes/Wheels/Tires

Join Jeep Garage Today
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
  #1  
Old 02-24-2012, 08:23 PM
Premium Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2011
Posts: 330
Thanks: 3
Thanked 5 Times in 5 Posts
Rep Power: 152294
mosier has a reputation beyond reputemosier has a reputation beyond reputemosier has a reputation beyond reputemosier has a reputation beyond reputemosier has a reputation beyond reputemosier has a reputation beyond reputemosier has a reputation beyond reputemosier has a reputation beyond reputemosier has a reputation beyond reputemosier has a reputation beyond reputemosier has a reputation beyond repute
Are JBA uppers arms really needed with BB lift?

Was wondering if I really need the arms for a 2 inch lift. They look great and also look like they were made for a lift they way the ball joint is positioned. They cost $400+ though. Not saying that they are not worth it, just wanted folks opinion. If I need'em to do it right, I need'em. If the factory upper will last without it, then I save the money. Thanks
__________________

__________________
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 02-25-2012, 08:32 AM
BlackedOutWK's Avatar
Senior Member
My Jeep: 2007 3.7L WK
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: Pittsburgh, PA
Posts: 1,544
Thanks: 0
Thanked 27 Times in 27 Posts
Rep Power: 394044
BlackedOutWK has a reputation beyond reputeBlackedOutWK has a reputation beyond reputeBlackedOutWK has a reputation beyond reputeBlackedOutWK has a reputation beyond reputeBlackedOutWK has a reputation beyond reputeBlackedOutWK has a reputation beyond reputeBlackedOutWK has a reputation beyond reputeBlackedOutWK has a reputation beyond reputeBlackedOutWK has a reputation beyond reputeBlackedOutWK has a reputation beyond reputeBlackedOutWK has a reputation beyond repute
Re: Are JBA uppers arms really needed with BB lift?

you do not need them. your stock arms should last a while. i would wait until they need replaced.
__________________

__________________
Rob | 2007 Grand Cherokee Laredo ORT
OME HD Lift | RRO UCA's | JKS Front Discos | Daystar Spacers Stacked in Rear | Rusty's Extended Rear Sway Links | Rusty's Adjustable Rear Tackbar | 32" BFG MTs | Black 17" Moab Wheels | 1.25" Spacers | 30% Front Window Tint | SRT Pedals | JR's Custom Shorty Billet Antenna/Locks/Bezels | Front Recovery Hooks | Rear Recovery Shackle | Painted Headlights | 6k HID Lows | 3k HID Fogs | Painted Tails | Tinted 3rd Brake Light | 7w LED Cree Reverse Bulbs | LED Interior & License Plate Lights | Power Wire | Fastman TB | K&N CAI | Hypertech Max Power Programmer | Solid Rear Diff Cover | R1 Concepts Drilled/Slotted Rotors | 4xG Front Guard | Aspen Creek Boulder Grille
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 02-28-2012, 11:56 AM
antsjeep's Avatar
Member
My Jeep: 2014 3.6L WK2
 
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: Long Island, NY
Posts: 818
Thanks: 3
Thanked 13 Times in 11 Posts
Rep Power: 8787
antsjeep has a reputation beyond reputeantsjeep has a reputation beyond reputeantsjeep has a reputation beyond reputeantsjeep has a reputation beyond reputeantsjeep has a reputation beyond reputeantsjeep has a reputation beyond reputeantsjeep has a reputation beyond reputeantsjeep has a reputation beyond reputeantsjeep has a reputation beyond reputeantsjeep has a reputation beyond reputeantsjeep has a reputation beyond repute
Re: Are JBA uppers arms really needed with BB lift?

Save you rmoney. They're really meant for 3" + lift kits.
__________________
2014 - Altitude - Billet Silver
5k vled led fogs, 15% tint, Mopar Slush Mats & Cargo Mat
Ready for install:
Overland Mesh Inserts, DDM 5k HID Kit, JL 250/1
Next: 1.5" Bora Spacers, JL Stealth Box, SRT Taillight Bezels & Springs

Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 02-28-2012, 05:29 PM
Premium Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2011
Posts: 330
Thanks: 3
Thanked 5 Times in 5 Posts
Rep Power: 152294
mosier has a reputation beyond reputemosier has a reputation beyond reputemosier has a reputation beyond reputemosier has a reputation beyond reputemosier has a reputation beyond reputemosier has a reputation beyond reputemosier has a reputation beyond reputemosier has a reputation beyond reputemosier has a reputation beyond reputemosier has a reputation beyond reputemosier has a reputation beyond repute
Re: Are JBA uppers arms really needed with BB lift?

Thanks for the tips fellas I appreciate it
__________________
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Lift gate arms aren't working NikonKiem Troubleshooting/Problems 5 02-16-2012 08:55 PM
WK 2" lift information needed guitarguy2186 Off Road Modifications 8 01-10-2012 10:01 PM
JBA headers might fit on 3.7L WK 05WK Grand Cherokee - WK 1 07-31-2011 08:52 PM
JBA headers 05WK Liberty-KJ and KK 0 07-22-2011 09:26 PM
JBA UCAs install Hot5Nics Off Road Modifications 1 04-29-2011 06:50 PM

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:56 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Copyright 2012 - JeepGarage.Org
The Jeep Grand Cherokee Owners Community