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What would be the best lift kit for someone on a budget? Someone suggested rock krawler, and I have also looked at rough country. I was looking for a 3" to 3.5" lift. I will not be doing any rock crawling or anything like that, it will mostly be driven in town or on the highway. Thanks!
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What would be the best lift kit for someone on a budget? Someone suggested rock krawler, and I have also looked at rough country. I was looking for a 3" to 3.5" lift. I will not be doing any rock crawling or anything like that, it will mostly be driven in town or on the highway. Thanks!
What size tires do you want to run? You can get a RockKrawler 2.5 budget boost for pretty cheap.

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What size tires do you want to run? You can get a RockKrawler 2.5 budget boost for pretty cheap.
I would like to go with 35's, but I need to check my gears first. If not I will go with 33's. I would like to have the room for 35's now in case I have to wait till later. That way I don't have to redo my lift all over again.
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Rough Country 6" X Series

I missed my 2007 Unlimited Wrangler so I had to order a 2014 Willy's Wheeler. I again went with the Rough Country 6" X Series Suspension Lift. No doubt you get a lot of bang for the buck. As a novice mechanic, I was able to install the lift, steering stabilizer, and driveshafts in a weekend. Also, added the Moto Metal M0962 (20x12) and 38x15.5x20 Toyo Open Country MT's. It is a tight fit but no rubbing. After selling the stock wheels/tires and other extra parts, I am sitting at just over $3k for the changes.
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^^ Really the op wants to run 35's or maybe now 33's. No need for a 3K lift kit.

So now what year do you have? Is it an X or a Rubicon? What size tires are on it right now?

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Rough Country 6" X Series

It is a 2014 Wrangler Willy's Wheeler. Running 38x15.5x20.
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^^ Really the op wants to run 35's or maybe now 33's. No need for a 3K lift kit.

So now what year do you have? Is it an X or a Rubicon? What size tires are on it right now?
It is a 2011 2dr sport. Bone stock at the moment.
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It is a 2011 2dr sport. Bone stock at the moment.
I would start with this and upgrade as you go along.

http://www.rockkrawler.com/ProductDe...tCode=RKJK25SM

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