TWO NEW RANCHO® SUSPENSION OPTIONS FOR 1984-2001 JEEP CHEROKEE XJ MODELS
LAS VEGAS, Wed., Nov. 2, 2011 – Rancho®
has launched two suspension systems for use on 1984-2001 Jeep Cherokee
XJ models equipped with either a Chrysler or Dana rear axle. The latest
Rancho systems – built to extend the use of the popular all-around
off-road vehicle – provide up to 2.5-inches of additional lift.
allowing for the use of 31-in. tires* or trimmed 33-in. tires*, each
kit includes heavy-duty, tubular-style front links with grease fittings
(Zerk), allowing for easier service and routine maintenance.
for shops or do-it-yourselfers, these new kits give Cherokee owners
true Rancho benefits: clean, classic design and extraordinary value,”
said Joe Pase, general manager, Rancho. “These kits even allow for easy,
routine regreasing instead of turning to replacement. It’s the easy way
to get bigger tires, better on- and off-road capability and a lifted
The new suspension systems also accommodate the vehicle’s
rear axle – with the Chrysler (p/n RS66000) or the Dana 35 (p/n RS66001)
– with a Rancho Add-A-Leaf kit and necessary U-Bolts. Each kit includes
a steering stabilizer to reduce bump steer and vibration.
systems are fully compatible with other Rancho technologies, including
RS9000XL® shocks (RS99239, front; RS999129, rear); RS7000MT® monotube
shocks (RS7239, front; RS7129, rear); or RS5000® shocks (RS5239, front;
RS5129, rear). An optional full rear leaf pack (RS44148) is available
for each system (RS746, Chrysler axle; RS741, Dana axle).
Rancho suspension systems include highly detailed, full-color product
installation guides. For warranty information, please visit
Rancho products are manufactured and marketed by Tenneco Inc. (NYSE: TEN).
more information about the Rancho suspension options for 1984-2001 Jeep
Cherokee XJ’s, please visit www.gorancho.com, contact your nearest
Rancho dealer or call 1-734-384-7806. To locate your nearest Rancho
authorized dealer, please use the “Dealer Locator” at www.gorancho.com
to generate a list of nearby retailer stores in your selected region and
other online retailers.
Tenneco is a $5.9 billion global
manufacturing company with headquarters in Lake Forest, Illinois and
approximately 22,000 employees worldwide. Tenneco is one of the world’s
largest designers, manufacturers and marketers of emission control and
ride control products and systems for the automotive and commercial
vehicle original equipment markets and the aftermarket. Tenneco markets
its products principally under the Monroe®, Walker®, Gillet™ and
Clevite® Elastomer brand names.
*Actual tire size may vary by tire manufacturer.