View Full Version : explorer 4" lift

03-30-2008, 02:19 AM
what is the better brand for a 91 explorer...I found a deal on a 4" rough country suspension lift with rear leafs and all shocks for $775 is it any good?

03-30-2008, 11:40 AM
Rough country is crap, so is rancho, trailmaster and all the cheap brands. they use a bracket that basicly lowers the stock one and the result is the top of your pumpkin can slam into it and only bad things happen from there. get a quaility kit like skyjacker BDS or James Duff. they cost alot but there worth it if you want to wheel the truck.

03-30-2008, 12:08 PM
go with a 4" skyjacker had it in my explorer for a few years works great

03-30-2008, 04:29 PM
buddy of mine has a skyjacker 4" in his Explorer. Works good. He's "92Explorer" on this forum.

03-31-2008, 10:07 PM
yep, talk to GNU_42 here, hes had a few rough country lifts in his rangers and they rode worse than my buddies 84 1ton chev. Skyjacker or BDS are the top choices.

04-01-2008, 05:10 PM
hey i got a 5.5 inch lift in my truck a 4 inch with a`1.5 inch spacer that i would be intrested in selling its still in the truck so if you wanna see how it rides pm me and we can work sumtin out.

04-01-2008, 07:28 PM
Hey, Ive got a 4-6 inch skyjacker stage II lift, very pleased with it, cheaping out on the lifts is not a good idea, James Duff also makes some pretty good parts.

Arctic Wolf
04-22-2008, 01:41 AM
so a cheepy lift is no good eh??

04-22-2008, 09:06 AM
i have a 4" trail bastard in my ranger and no complaints but its not like its a wheeler

04-22-2008, 10:37 AM
ive had the 4 inch trail master and a rough country and i cant complain about them at all...i got the skyjacker now but thats just casue i wanted the ext radius arms but the skyjacker ttb drop bracket is thinner metal than the trail master one....i know a few guys that have run the trail master lifts and had no problems with them at all

04-22-2008, 11:21 AM
i beat on mine and it dont break :S

04-22-2008, 11:59 AM
i beat on mine and it dont break :S

and he beats on it..thats for sure...

04-22-2008, 11:19 PM
your just took nice too your pavement princess.

04-23-2008, 12:08 AM
your just took nice too your pavement princess.

at least i can keep it on all 4s...

04-23-2008, 09:38 AM
at least i can keep it on all 4s...

hes got a good point there

04-26-2008, 04:26 PM
hes got a point but if it aint broke you aint having fun :D