Any Metalcloak fans out there?

  1. sundevil827

    sundevil827 Well-Known Member

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    Thanks!

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    ACE JL Hammertown Rear Armor (Replacing the bumper)
     
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    Those of you that went 3.5" could I get by for a little while without changing the front drive shaft? daily driver & weekend trails!
     
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    Yes. I am still on the factory drive shaft. Daily driver, weekend trails. No problems so far after 9 months and about 8000 miles.
     
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    The issues are more likely to occur really at full articulation, so if it's daily driven, or less than full articulation, it's something you can put off. I'd definitely recommend having it on the "to do" list at some point in the future. MetalCloak sells one as an addition to their kit that will work, and there are a few other aftermarket options that I like better, but definitely cost more.
     
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    You might want to inspect your drive shaft. I thought I could get away with it, and did a "mild trail" and I already tore mine up. Thought I could kick the can down the road. Nope.
     
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    Both of these have been using Metal Cloak components no issues and wheeled harder then most will ever 36000 on mine and I've only bent a Steer Smarts tie rod.

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    Anyone find out how much lift the gamchanger 2.5 or 3.5 they actually got for a sport? Curious which to get. And if you can use the bump stops to limit travel to postpone swapping out the drive shaft till later.
     
  9. RockyMtJL

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    Seriously considering the 2.5” game changer with the upgraded driveshaft. Has anyone with this lift had any issues with bending/breaking any of the lift components? I haven’t heard any issues with durability but wanted to ask the question just in case.
     
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    I have one in my garage I'm trying to schedule an install on. I'll let you know if I ever hear back from them :)
     
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