Mopar Stage 1 Lift Kit
In the past, Mopar had sold re-branded kits – essentially another company’s product that had the Mopar name applied to it. With this new version of the Mopar Stage 1 kit, the Mopar techs have designed it themselves from the ground up (well, except for the shocks). Overall they did a great job, and the Stage 1 – 2 inch lift kit a a great kit at an acceptable price.
To driveshaft or not to driveshaft? You’ll notice that some kits include a driveshaft – it is because on newer JK wranglers (as in 2012+) the front driveshaft can make contact with the skid plate when you are really articulating. This new driveshaft compensates for that.
Mopar Stage 1 Pros:
It won’t void your factory warranty. It’s hard to argue with that one – you can roll your Jeep off the dealership, and install this kit over the weekend and still be totally covered. You can’t say that about other lift kit brands.
*The wooden crate it comes in absolutely rocks* – this is reason enough to buy the kit.
Mopar Stage 1 cons:
The control arms aren’t adjustable, meaning you can’t dial them in to the length you want – this is largely offset because cam bolts are included in the kit, allowing some adjustment of caster. Another con for this kit are that the swaybar links don’t disconnect.
There are different part numbers for 2-door and 4-door wranglers:
77070095 – 2-Door Lift Kit for 2012+ Wranglers (includes driveshaft)
77070094 – 2-Door Lift Kit for 2007-2011 Wranglers (no driveshaft)
77070088 – 4-Door Lift Kit for 2012+ Wranglers (includes driveshaft)
77070089 – 4-Door Lift Kit for 2007-2011 Wranglers (no driveshaft)
- For Jeep Wrangler, the 2 lift is ideal for 33 tires and will clear most 35 tires
- 2 Inch Lift Kit with FOX Racing Shox
- Includes front 1310 Double Cardin Driveshaft, four shocks, four springs and hardware for a complete installation (only certain models)
- Kit comes packaged in wooden Jeep crate
- For 3.6L engine models
- 2 Front Twin Tube Performance Shocks
- 2 Rear Twin Tube Performance Shocks
- 2 Front Coil Springs
- 2 Rear Coil Springs
- High strenght driveshaft
- Trac Bar mounting bracket
- Brake line mounting brackets
- 4 Sway Bar links
- 4 Bump Stop extensions
NOTE – Mopar has discontinued the JK version of this lift, however they are available from Teraflex (the actual manufacturer).
JK 2012+ – 2 Door – Part # 77070095
JK 2007-2011 2 Door – Part # 77070094
JK 2012+ – 4 Door – Part # 77070088
JK 2007-2011 4 Door – Part # 77070089
Mopar Stage 1 installation and review videos
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