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BDS 3 18.75%
Zone 1 6.25%
Fabtech 0 0%
Rough Country 10 62.50%
Pro Comp 1 6.25%
Skyjacker 0 0%
Mopar 1 6.25%
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Old 03-12-2013, 07:06 PM
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I talked to a couple shops and both told me BDS was stronger steel than rough country. I have nothing to back this up with besides their word. They did sell both.
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I talked to a couple shops and both told me BDS was stronger steel than rough country. I have nothing to back this up with besides their word. They did sell both.
That wouldn't surprise me. BDS is a great kit. It was just for my situation the BDS kit wasn't worth the extra penny
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I thought they both used 1/4 steel
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I thought they both used 1/4 steel
That may be true. There are lots of different ways to prepare steel though so thickness is not the only way to measure strength in that regards.
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I voted for Mopar, which is actually a rebranded Superlift kit.

When I was researching lifts I felt confident and ultimately went with Superlift for a few reasons.

One, because their design won the Chrysler Design Award for the 4th gen Rams. I wont pretend to know much about lift kit design but for me thats gotta mean something IMO.

Second, the replacement knuckles were designed to maintain factory turning radius. I hate making 20 point turns in parking lots! lol Again I dont know if other kits can do this too since I have nothing to compare with and this was my first lifted truck.

Third, the dual rate replacment rear coils keep factory ride and towing capability. I initially fell in love with the ride of my truck and thats what convinced me to buy it, so I didnt want to lose that.

Throw in other variables such as lifetime warranty, the company has been around a while, and the fact that Mopar feels confident in branding their kit as their own, I chose to go with Superlift. I didnt buy a Mopar kit from the dealer though since they are very overpriced, just bought from a local 4x4 shop. Price was comparable to BDS & ProComp.
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I voted what I have which is Rough Country. I'm sure there are others that are just as good. I've been quite happy with mine!
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