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post #1 of 10 (permalink) Old 06-04-2014, 11:14 AM Thread Starter
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Any input from a commander veteran?

Just bought an 08 5.7 commander and I am looking at lift kits. Was wondering what your opinions are on this lift kit I found on Amazon. It's a 2.5 front and 2 rear. Figured this would level it out. Just wonder if it's a decent product and well made. Here's the link: http://www.amazon.com/gp/aw/d/B00BBF5RPQ?pc_redir=1400259208&robot_redir=1
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Link doesn't work. But I recommend the Rough Country 2" lift.

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I second that.
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I bought the Rocky Road 2.25" lift and it's getting put on this weekend. Will let you know how it turns out.
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I'm not a fan of anything made by Rocky Road




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Why is that?
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Just to many issues with their products and I would never run their products on my Jeep. That doesn't mean you will have any issues with your lift. But you get what you pay for.




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Ive had the Rocky Road lift on mine for over 3 years with absolutely no issues. Their shocks on the other hand are complete junk and I would stay far far away from them.
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I went with the OME MD full suspension kit. Waiting on JBS UCA's before I install everything. I'll let you know how it turns out.
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I had the 2" Teraflex lift and had no issues with it.

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