moved thread to the 95-99 section
which you might go back through,
and here is another section, some of the threads are of 95-99 type,
Gallery - Subaru Outback - Subaru Outback Forums
at regular spec height, the thing that a 96-99 I think needs more than anything else is better rear suspension.
2000 legacy outbacks got a multilink rear that made the car not lean like the older ones.