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Daystar vs rough country 2" lift

just wondering what your thoughts are on each of these... or metal vs poly!
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Old 01-19-2011, 06:43 PM
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Re: Daystar vs rough country 2" lift

I went with the RC lift because i like the idea that the "spacers" actually bolt into the vehicle and there's no chance of them coming loose. I was also worried about squeaking with the poly lifts.
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Re: Daystar vs rough country 2" lift

I went with daystar because I got a smoking deal. So far I have 6500 miles on it and nothing has came loose or started squeaking and it rides great.
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Re: Daystar vs rough country 2" lift

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I went with the RC lift because i like the idea that the "spacers" actually bolt into the vehicle and there's no chance of them coming loose. I was also worried about squeaking with the poly lifts.
Do you notice any preloading of the front spring? also any regrets?
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Re: Daystar vs rough country 2" lift

rc cause they wont split since they are metal
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Re: Daystar vs rough country 2" lift

Have you heard of the poly lifts splitting?
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Re: Daystar vs rough country 2" lift

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Do you notice any preloading of the front spring? also any regrets?

No preloading, no regrets.
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Re: Daystar vs rough country 2" lift

Daystar 2" here no problems at all.
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Re: Daystar vs rough country 2" lift

Ive had Rock Krawler kit and the Daystar kit, The Daystar kit has been great so far, No squeeking, And you can't beat the price.
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Re: Daystar vs rough country 2" lift

i have daystar. no complaints/problems to speak of!
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Re: Daystar vs rough country 2" lift

can someone with a daystar post up the measurement from wheel center to the fender front and rear? just for reference thanks.
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Re: Daystar vs rough country 2" lift

from the ground to the fender in the center of the rim is 35-1/4 front and 36" in the rear. And this is with a 265-70/17 street tire on a 9in wide rim.

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