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2" Lift

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13 Aug 2017 07:46 #183368 by Sinbadiom
Sinbadiom created the topic: 2" Lift
Just a quick query, I'm planning on putting 2" spring spacers on my Jimny. I have read that I wont require extended brake hose, but I have also read differing opinions on shock relocation brackets fro the rear. What are he experts opinions on this?

Thanks for any info

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13 Aug 2017 09:14 - 13 Aug 2017 09:20 #183370 by 1066Boy
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not an expert but I do have a 2" lift (spring) The standard brake hoses are fine if you are not removing the anti-roll bar.
The shock spacers will let the suspension droop a little farther before the shock tops out. I only have them on the rear as
when I fitted the springs the anti-roll bar was still on so limiting the front end travel. Its off know. :)


Jimny JLX Facelift model 2005.
Kashmir Blue Pearl Metallic.
2" lift with Procomp Es1000 shocks.
Diff and transfer box guards from Jimnybits.
215/75/15 General Grabber x3's
and a driver called Allan (1066Boy)

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21 Aug 2017 13:37 - 21 Aug 2017 13:37 #183522 by Tom1357
Tom1357 replied the topic: 2" Lift
As above, brake lines will be fine unless you remove anti roll bar.

Get shock brackets at the same time.

Front springs on the rear lift the rear by 2inch too :)

Working progress :)
Current spec:
205/16 Kingpin Highlander Diamond tyres on Vitara rims
32mm spacers
3 inch lift kit front, big travel on shocks
2inch spacers and front springs on rear (approx 3-4inch lift)
E46 coupe rear shocks
External cage and trayback
Bucket seat
Harness
Lockright rear locker
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