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Re: lowered vs lifted...

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If it's on pavment 90% of the time..go low..
This is my feel for 95% of us

Mine's down about 2 to 3 inches, and has NO issue doing this, and towing out PLENTY of more "serious" off roaders
My how they HATE being towed out of a bog by a lowered Jeep on 22's

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Old 11-30-2010, 05:48 PM
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Re: lowered vs lifted...

It was a nice day so I was able to cruise out on the beach today. Granted I have been out there when I was riding at the stock height but its nice not hearing and feeling the bottom scraping in the ruts.

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Old 11-30-2010, 06:22 PM
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Re: lowered vs lifted...

The rear diff housing is still the lowest point, that is all that usually touches in ruts on mine
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Old 11-30-2010, 06:59 PM
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Re: lowered vs lifted...

OBX, that is a spectacular shot and Jeep worthy of calendar and/or JOM.
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Old 11-30-2010, 08:00 PM
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Re: lowered vs lifted...

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The rear diff housing is still the lowest point, that is all that usually touches in ruts on mine
Guess the added tread keeps me from draggin as noticeably now.

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OBX, that is a spectacular shot and Jeep worthy of calendar and/or JOM.
Thanks. Got a couple good shots today. Gotta figure out which to use for next months jotm.
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Old 11-30-2010, 09:15 PM
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Re: lowered vs lifted...

Yeah great pic
I really gotsta get to the beach again SOON!
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Re: lowered vs lifted...

Up, Up and away!!!

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Old 11-30-2010, 11:03 PM
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Re: lowered vs lifted...

Looks GREAT!

Bet it drives nice!
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Old 11-30-2010, 11:17 PM
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Yeah great pic
I really gotsta get to the beach again SOON!
Thanks. Yea get some beach pics up.

And sweet setup Donk.
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Re: lowered vs lifted...

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Thanks. Yea get some beach pics up.

And sweet setup Donk.
OBX, when you say... "diy painted stock rims" diy - do it yourself? if so, how are they holding up?
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OBX, when you say... "diy painted stock rims" diy - do it yourself? if so, how are they holding up?
x2. I've been holding back on painting my wheels until I can get an idea on how long it can hold up. Or I guess I could stop being a cheap ass and buy some black wheels LOL
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Re: lowered vs lifted...

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This is my feel for 95% of us

Mine's down about 2 to 3 inches, and has NO issue doing this, and towing out PLENTY of more "serious" off roaders
My how they HATE being towed out of a bog by a lowered Jeep on 22's

Hi Marlin, what wheel/tires combo are you running & whats the suspension setup like? i really like the look & stance of your jeep
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