Rear shock upper mount - Jeep Wrangler Forum
Jeep Wrangler Forum

Go Back   Jeep Wrangler Forum > TJ Jeep Wrangler Forum > TJ Tech Forum

Join Wrangler Forum Today

Thread Tools

Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on
Old 03-26-2014, 11:11 AM   #1
Joshjeep88's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2014
Location: Tn
Posts: 2
Images: 1
Rear shock upper mount

I have tried to research and find a cost efficient way to relocate the rear upper shock mount because mine is destroyed. I do not have the money or resources to go outboard. I am just trying to find a way to mount my rear shock back up. Please someone help.
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	image.jpg
Views:	42
Size:	229.2 KB
ID:	916234  

Joshjeep88 is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 03-26-2014, 11:46 AM   #2
greencop's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2013
Location: vancouver
Posts: 151
It looks like one of the holes for the bolt is damaged or broken off. You can weld a steel plate over it and drill new hole for the screw or just get a bar pin eliminator for the rear shocks. They are like $35 for pair. Then go to muffler shop and have them weld it to the frame. Then remount the rear shocks. Overall it should only cost you approximate $50 to fix it.

greencop is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 03-26-2014, 12:02 PM   #3
Joshjeep88's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2014
Location: Tn
Posts: 2
Images: 1
Yeah I already have the eliminator kit. I was thinking maybe they could just weld the kit to the frame, thank you for the reply. I'm just trying to see what options I have.
Joshjeep88 is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 03-26-2014, 02:43 PM   #4
00tj2's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Westchester, NY
Posts: 1,228
Drill out the broken bolt then get 2 nuts, bolts, and washers and tighten it up.
I know a lot of things, most of them are only correct in my own head...

Better to be judged by twelve then carried by six. I'm sure this is going to get me in trouble down the line
00tj2 is offline   Quote Quick Reply

Quick Reply

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Jeep Wrangler Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post.
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:


Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

» Network Links
»Jeep Parts
» Featured Product

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:04 PM.

Jeep®, Wrangler, Liberty, Wagoneer, Cherokee, and Grand Cherokee are copyrighted and trademarked to Chrysler Motors LLC. is not in any way associated with the Chrysler Motors LLC