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Old 06-23-2014, 10:12 PM   #1
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JK stock spring upgrade

Greetings,

How much lift could I realistically expect by upgrading my 14/56 springs to 16/59 springs?

Additionally: Would the 14/56 set be a possible upgrade/replacement for TJ or YJ leafs?

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Old 06-23-2014, 11:14 PM   #2
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The best "guesstimate" is 1/4" per number increase. So you would get 1/2" front and 3/4" rear. In most cases it's still a WAG since every Jeep seems to be a little different and your other mods might impact the results as well.

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Old 06-25-2014, 02:17 AM   #3
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I agree with Pressurized's guesstimate but keep in mind that the height of any corner on a JK can vary 1/4-1/2" just by they way the coils end up in their rest position. So measuring things to this degree can be fruitless.
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Old 06-25-2014, 05:02 AM   #4
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Shows in your profile you own a YJ .. Time to change your info.
Do you own a 2 door or 4 door ?
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Old 06-26-2014, 05:08 PM   #5
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I have 2 jeeps but seemingly can only show a picture and stats for one of them.

I have a 2014 JK and my 1995 YJ
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