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I have a 07 FJ. Im looking to get a more agressive look. I go on wheeling occasionally nothing too extreme I am located on Oahu and drive in the sand also. I am planning on putting 35s on it and want to do a 6in lift. I was looking at the rough country spring lift for 1299$. I would like to do it for less expensive maybe under 1k$. I would be open to a 3in lift with 3 in spacers infront and back if it is possible. If its even recommended.
not gonna lie kinda newb but love workin on my rigs
have previously done 2 lifts on old rides 92 XJ and 03 xterra

thanks for the help links to products reccomended would be awesome
 

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I don't know much about the 6" lifts but running 35's can be a little more than just the lift. Things to think about are gearing, BMC, rim backspacing, and just wheel well clearance in general. When I installed 35's, my rig turned into a slug. I ended up selling the tires and going back to 33's.
 
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My personal opinion is to save your money until you can get a good quality kit. Spacers are just not the way to go if you want the full use of the geometry that a lift will provide. I am not beating up anyone who uses a spacer lift, but after seeing two sets of shocks this year that folded like butter because the had a spacer lift, I'll never install or sell another spacer kit.

Look at the FOX shocks from All Pro, or even the Bilstein. Iron Man will have a setup out soon that will fit the bill near $1500 and will give you a thousand times better performance than the spacer lift.
 

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3" suspension lift with 3" spacer no worky on front end of FJ. CV joint/shaft angle becomes a problem

Look up Pale Riders build thread for a explanation on a 6" lift installation and challenges.

35s give challenges also
 
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