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JK Wrangler True Dual-Rate Lift Kit, 2.5"/3.5", Fox Edition

The MetalCloak JK Wrangler 2.5"/3.5" True Dual-Rate Lift Kit, Fox Edition, features the highly respected Fox shock absorbers. This is the perfect kit for the discerning JK owner looking for a little lift but not planning on extreme off-road conditions.

The kit includes our True Dual Rate™ Coils providing a more stable ride than traditional single rate or the more recent trend towards progressive coils.

Now made with DuPont™ Kevlar® fiber - the first suspension components manufactured with Kevlar® for industry leading durability.

This is an entry-level kit. A 3.5" lift kit, that gives you an affordable lift, unprecedented ride quality, and at an affordable price.

Working closely with FOX Shocks, MetalCloak has chosen to offer the BDS tuned FOX 2.0 Performance series shocks as a standard shock option.

Note: All 2012+ JK Wrangler will require exhaust spacers (7078) for clearance for the front drive shaft.

Note: MetalCloak Recommends You Have a Suspension Specialist Align Your Jeep Once MetalCloak Suspension is Installed.

Note: MetalCloak does not recommend powder coating your True Dual Rate Coils. See instructions for additional details.

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Availability: Usually Ships in 2 to 3 Weeks
Product Code: 7120*
JK Wrangler True Dual-Rate Lift Kit, 2.5"/3.5", Fox Edition  

$1,749.00

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FOX & TRUE DUAL RATE. AN AFFORDABLE LIFT KIT WITH A LEGEND.

Designed to use your Stock Control Arms, the JK Wrangler Dual-Rate 3.5" Lift Kit, features the Fox Shocks. We chose the Fox Shocks after closely working with Industry Leader Fox and looking at all the other aftermarket shocks available.

This kit is as good as you can get in any lift kit. And the best part? You can build your MetalCloak Suspension on top of it piece by piece.

This kit was designed to provide 3.5" of lift while mostly using your stock control arms. It gives you a high quality ride with the extreme stability and ride comfort of our True Dual Rate™ Coils.

Additionally, we go the extra step by including the upper front Control Arms for easy Caster alignment.

Also available in 2.5" for the JK Wrangler 4 Door Unlimited.

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WHAT'S IN THE KIT?

  • Fox Shocks provide great ride quality.
  • True Dual Rate™ Coils give you stability and comfort that far exceeds single rate or progressive coils.
  • Extended brake lines are longer than typical lines on a 3.5" kit.
  • Upper Front Duroflex Control Arms to set Caster Angle is correctly.
  • Adjustable bump stops ensure you'll have the correct bump every time.
  • Fully Adjustable Solid Chromoly front Durotrak track bar increases ride stabibility.
  • Rear track bar clearance kit allows you to use your stock rear track bar.
7120 Build Kit
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FOX 2.0" PERFORMANCE SERIES SHOCKS

  • CNC machined aluminum components are Type II hard anodized to a scratch and fade free finish.
  • Heavy Duty 5/8" chrome shafts are induction case hardened to over 55 Rocketwell C, virtually eliminating scratches caused by roost and debris.
  • Cold-forged, metal impacted 6061 T6 aluminum shock body dissipates heat three times faster than a conventional steel body shock. The 2.0 performance series shock runs as cool as a 2.5 diameter shock on the same application.
  • The internal floating piston design separates shock oil from the high pressure nitrogen charged gas chamber, eliminating oil aeration and cavitation, while providing a predictable ride - capable of handling the roughest conditions with fade-free performance.
7120 Fox Shock
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FOX SHOCK SPECIFICATIONS...

Spec Length
Ext Comp Travel
Front Shocks 27.25" 16.65" 10.6"
Rear Shocks 28" 16.55" 11.45"

Note: Spec lengths use the end of the shock body.

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CONTROL ARM SPECIFICATIONS...

Front Control Arms Rear Control Arms
Castor Angle Lower Upper Lower Upper
Factory Control Arms Stock 22 5/8" 18 3/4" 19 3/4" 17 7/16"
MetalCloak 2.5 - 3.5" Lift 5 Degrees 22 5/8" 18 3/8" 19 3/4" 17 7/16"

Note: These Control Arm Specifications are Just Starting Points. ALL JEEPS ARE DIFFERENT. MetalCloak Recommends Seeing a Suspension Specialist for Correct Control Arm Lengths For YOUR Jeep.

7002 Specifications

JK Wrangler Upper Front
(SKU #7002)

  • CNC Machined
  • 3/16" Wall DOM Steel
  • 1.25" OD
  • 3/16" Steel Clevis
  • Precision Locking Nut
  • Gold Zinc Plated
  • Duroflex Joint
Learn More About the Upper Front Control Arms >>>
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DUROFLEX JOINTS
The Patent Pending Duroflex™ Joint ( metalcloakpatents.com) is the key to getting the greatest flex in a JK Wrangler bolt-on suspension kit. Period.
OEM Clevite and Typical Flex Joint is the Duroflex Joint

MetalCloak has taken the best features of the most widely used control arm joints and combined those features to create the Duroflex Joint, producing a Low-Maintenance, High-Misalignment (34˚), Self-Centering, Rebuildable Joint with an OEM quality ride.


OEM Style Clevite Joint Typical Flex Joint MetalCloak Duroflex Joint
  • High Vibration Dampening
  • Self-Centering
  • Fused at Center Bushing
    (No Bearing Surface Wear)
  • High Transverse Flex
  • High Rotational Flex
  • Rebuildable
  • High Vibration Dampening
  • Self-Centering
  • Fused Center Bushing
    (No Bearing Surface Wear)
  • High Transverse Flex
  • High Rotational Flex
  • Rebuildable
Duroflex Kevlar Bushing The MetalCloak Kevlar® bushings can be identified by the M located on the surface.

DuPont™ Kevlar® continues to take on new challenges, their scientists are continuously innovating and working on a range of new opportunities through collaborations with communities, industrial manufacturers, and governments. Together we’re bringing the strength, durability and performance of Kevlar® to new frontiers. Kevlar® aramid fiber is pushing boundaries and defying obstacles every day.
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DEGREES OF ARTICULATION...

MetalCloak's Duroflex Joint provides 28˚ more articulation and flex than typical control arms!

Duroflex Control Arms Articulation Low ARticulation Joints.
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COIL SPRINGS 101-EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT COIL SPRINGS

This short video covers what you need to know about the basics of Single Linear Rate Coil Springs and MetalCloak's True Dual Rate Coils. How Linear Coil Springs and MetalCloak's True Dual Rate Coils work and what to expect when using them.

Check Out the Video>>>

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WHAT ARE TRUE DUAL RATE ™ COILS?

MetalCloak JK Wrangler True Dual Rate™ Coils have one of the longest free length in the industry for greater articulation without sacrificing the OEM ride quality.

Without the advantage of the Dual Rate Design, the required Spring Rate would be too low and "squishy" -- just loading your Jeep up with supplies would affect ride height and quality.

Understanding Dual Rate Coils
JK Wrangler 3.5" True Dual Rate™ Coils, Front JK Wrangler 3.5" True Dual Rate™ Coils, Rear
SS-2034 SS-2035

Learn More about the True Dual Rate™ Coils Specifications >>>

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STOP THE GUESS WORK. BUMP IT UP!
Our Adjustable Bump-Stop removes the guess work on your Jeep and lets you build the bump stop you need, when you need it.

Metalcloak Adjustable Bump Stop System...

  • Adjust from 1" - 4" Without Removing Coils
  • Perfect Height Regardless of Tire Size
  • Thermoset Rubber Dampens Impact
  • Additional Pads Available on Request

Get Correct Bump-Stop Height Every Time!

  • 4" - Use all 4 sections and longest hardware bolts for maximum bump-stop height
  • 3" - Use all 3 sections and long hardware bolts for maximum bump-stop height
  • 2" - Two sections and medium hardware bolts are used for medium bump-stop height
  • 1" - One section and the short hardware bolts are used for the minimum bump-stop height

JK Sectional Bump-Stops

Learn More about the Adjustable Bump Stops >>>

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BUMP STOP SIZING RECOMMENDATIONS:
2007+ Jeep Wrangler JK with Recommended FOX Shocks
Tire Size
31" 33" 35" 37" 40"
MetalCloak High Clearance
Overline Fenders
3" 3" 3" 3" 4"
MetalCloak Overland Fenders 3" 3" 3" 4" NR
Stock Fenders (not trimmed) 3" 3" 4" NR NR
Generic Aftermarket Fenders
(Poison Spyder, Xenon, Bushwacker)
3" 3" 3" 4" NR

NR = Not Recommended

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REAR ADJUSTABLE BUMP STOPS

Manufactured from trail-proven natural thermoset rubber, each puck is designed to work universally with your JK Wrangler.

Designed specifically for the JK Wrangler,
the system comes with 4 Rectangular Pucks,
allowing for easy adjustment between 1" - 4"

7043 Exploded View
Learn More about the Rear Adjustable Bump Stops >>>
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NOT JUST ANY TRACK BAR BUSHING... MEET THE DUROTRAK™

This short video covers what you need to know about the patented Durotrak Bushing. The Durotrak™ Bushing ( metalcloakpatents.com) is a bushing made with a proprietary rubber compound unique to MetalCloak. The Durotrak™ bushing is comprised of two pieces that thread together allowing this bushing easy to install without a press. Eliminate squeaks and clunks in your steering with the technology of MetalCloak’s Durotrak™ bushings; exclusively found in MetalCloak track bars.

Check Out the Video>>>

Durotrak Bushing

The Patented Durotrak Bushing (metalcloakpatents.com) is a NVH (noise, vibration, harshness) bushing made with a proprietary rubber compound unique to MetalCloak. The Durotrak two part bushing is comprised of two pieces that thread together making this bushing simple to install without a press, reduces vibration and harshness transferred to the driver, and improves vehicle steering input.

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SOLID CHROMOLY FRONT DUROTRAK TRACK BAR KEEPS YOU... WELL... ON TRACK.
Formed for ultimate Up-Travel & Down-Travel the JK Wrangler Front Track Bar gives unprecedented strength, clearance, and improved ride stability.
JK Front Track Bar

Learn More about the JK Wrangler Front Track Bar >>>

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BOLT ON BRACKET IS A KEY COMPONENT
The bolt-on relocation and clearance bracket provides an easy to install solution that corrects the geometry for lifted heights and cuts cost by re-using the factory track bar on your Jeep JK Wrangler.
JK Wrangler Track Bar Relocation Bracket
Learn More about the JK Wrangler Rear Track Bar Bracket >>>
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JK WRANGLER REPLACEMENT BRAKE LINE, 24.5"

From the Teflon Inner Core, to the Stainless Steel Braid and Poly Safety Coat, the MetalCloak replacement Brake Lines are the best available on the market today.

Longer than typical brake lines of similar lift heights because of our additional clearance and travel.

JK Wrangler Hi Clearance Front Track Bar
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JK OUTBOARD SHOCK MOUNT SPACER KIT

This short video covers what you need to know about the basics of The JK Outboard Front Lower Shock Mount Spacer. MetalCloak JK Outboard Front Lower Shock Mount Spacer is engineered to move the lower shock away from the Jeep frame rails and rotate the shock eyelet from factory position by 90 degrees allowing it to swing with the axle vs bind on the bushing. The outboard shock mount increases clearance for the shock body when at the extremes of articulation and eliminates interference.

Check Out the Video >>>

7104 With Shock Rotation

MetalCloak Jeep JK Outboard Front Lower Shock Mount Spacer Kit:

  • Engineered to move the lower shock mounts away from the Jeep frame rails increasing clearance for the shock body at the extremes of articulation.
  • Treated with Gold Zinc Chromate for the ultimate in defense against the elements.
  • Manufactured from laser cut 3/16" steel and CNC bent for superior strength and exact fitment.
  • All Grade 8 hardware provided

Bracket rotates shock eyelet; allows it to swing with the axle vs bind on the limited rubber material

IMPORTANT NOTE: If using OE wheels 2" spacers will be needed to give proper clearance. These mounts are intended for use for wheels with 4.5" of backspacing or less or an equivalent of a 2" spacer on factory wheels.
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TESTIMONIALS & BUZZ:

Check out what Jeepers everywhere are saying about our products on The Buzz Page.
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SHIPPING & MATERIAL SPECIFICATIONS
ItemsMaterials
Track Bar 4130 Solid Chromoly
Durotrack Bushing Proprietary Vulcanized Rubber
Coils High Tensile Chrome Steel
Control Arms 1 1/2" .187 DOM Steel Tubing
Duroflex Joint Proprietary Vulcanized Rubber made with DuPont™ Kevlar® fiber
Track Bar Bracket 7GA Hot Rolled Steel
Brakelines Braided Stainless Hose
Front Bump Stops Thermoset Rubber
Rear Bump Stops Thermoset Rubber
Total Weight 155 lbs
Available in Gold Zinc? Yes
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INSTALLATION
Installation Difficulty Easy
Body Modification None
Time to Install 6 - 8 Hours
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INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS:

At MetalCloak we work continuously to give you the best possible installation instructions. We constantly take customer feedback and look at how we can make the instructions better for you. Click below to see our full list of installation instructions.

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