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Ramp Testing

It is truly incredible to test the ability of the mighty XK. Today I was playing on a ramp behind my work and after driving half way up the ramp my wife said "OH you can't make it all the way to the top". So I continued on despite her concern that both the left rear and right front tires were not touching the ground I continued on. The QTII system works great in its abiltiy to determine which wheels are spinng and lock them up.
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nice pictures and good to see how much the suspension can stretch. also what size tires are you running and what lift?

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Any side pics?

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Sorry no side pics my wife was to scared I was going to roll it she couldn't even move. LOL. I have a 2.25 RR lift on 265/70/17 tires and stock wheels spaced out 1.5"
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FYI that ramp is about 26" high at the top
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nice job and thanx man.

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That really good looking. Nice flex on that XK!

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very nice. thanks for sharing.
i want to find a ramp like that around here and go up it on one wheel once with my front sway bars connected and a second time with them disconnected and find out once and for all if disconnecting my front sways will added noticeable articulation.

you say the ramp was 36inches on top? were any tires off the ground?
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