One of the major benefits of the ICON 4.5” JK systems (or any ICON systems) is that they are comprehensive suspension solutions, not “lift kits”. Nobody in the high performance offroad suspension market currently designs and manufactures the fabricated components, springs, and high performance shocks from under the same roof. That forces the end user to mismatch components from multiple manufacturers that not only aren’t designed to work together, but carry different manufacturer warranties. With ICON, all the components necessary for optimal suspension performance are ICON-engineered, ICON-manufactured, and 100% made in the USA. By doing this, ICON is able to create shock absorbers, coil springs, link arms, track bars, and all associated parts to work in conjunction with each other and extract maximum performance out of the Jeep JK.
In standard ICON fashion, quality and performance are never sacrificed in development of the staged systems. From Stage 1 upward, ICON suspension systems feature some of the most refined components available for the Jeep JK at all price points. All series of ICON shock absorbers for the JK are manufactured in-house, fully rebuildable and revalveable, and tuned specifically for the application. The fabricated components utilize the latest manufacturing technology and are powdercoated for long life. The dual-rate coil springs are cold wound, shot peened, heat-treated, phosphate primed and powder coated to guarantee a corrosion and sag free life. Moving up through the staged systems introduces additional components, larger shocks, and more technology. ICON link arms and track bars utilize dual-rate bushings and PTFE-lined rod ends which isolate vibration, control suspension deflection, increase responsiveness, and maximize articulation. ICON 2.5 shocks feature a larger body, bump zone, and increase the damping capability of the system as a whole. Features like the ICON CDC Valve (Compression Damping Control Valve) and the two tube bypass adjustability of ICON OMEGA Series shocks can be found in the upper end of the JK 4.5” suspension systems.
With the ICON 4.5” Jeep JK suspension systems, the on and off-road driving experience of the vehicle is transformed. ICON systems have been torture tested from the treacherous terrain of the Baja peninsula to the slick rock trails of Moab in an effort to bring to the market one complete suspension solution. Forget the standard of the “Brand X,Y,Z” lift kit, and make ICON Vehicle Dynamics your only choice for JK performance suspension systems.
- Increased ground clearance, wheel travel, and articulation over stock
- Level front to rear stance
- Out-handles other JK kits on the market both on and off-road
- Track bars and links utilize dual-rate bushings and/or rod ends for tuned vibration isolation, controlled deflection, and maximum articulation
- High-steer flip kit provides proper steering geometry without a drop pitman arm
- Stainless Steel high-steer taper adapter eliminates drilling factory knuckle
- Dual-rate front and rear coil springs guaranteed never to sag
- 2.0 and 2.5 ICON shock absorbers are fully rebuildable and revalveable
- 100% returnable to stock
- 100% made in the USA
- Fits 2007-Current Jeep Wrangler JK Models 2WD / 4WD applications.
- 2-door models sit 1/2″ – 3/4″ taller than 4-door models, but remain level.
- Front drive shaft required for proper front driveline clearance (ICON Part # 22014 [12-UP], #22016 [07-11]).
- ICON front and rear Jeep JK adjustable track bars recommended for optimized axle centering (ICON Part #21020 [FRONT], #21025 [REAR]).
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