Help with 2.5" Lift - Jeep Wrangler Forum
Jeep Wrangler Forum

Go Back   Jeep Wrangler Forum > YJ Jeep Wrangler Forum > YJ Tech Forum

Join Wrangler Forum Today

Thread Tools

Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on
Old 09-27-2011, 06:50 PM   #1
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: Minot, Me
Posts: 17
Help with 2.5" Lift

Hey everyone I have a 92 YJ with a 3" body lift and a 2.5" suspension lift and I was running 35's on it. I'm doing a frame off resto on it and while cutting the body bolts I ruined some of the body lift pucks. I'm gonna scrap the body lift altogether and was wondering if I just have the 2.5" suspension lift if I can run 33-12.50-15's or would I need to add a lil more lift (spring shackles). Also has anyone ever made lift shackles. It doesnt seem like to hard of a thing to do. I've seen some of the aftermarket ones out there and I'm sure I can weld better than some of the ones I've seen.
Thanks Guys

dwayne3780 is offline   Quote
Old 09-27-2011, 08:46 PM   #2
95YamJam's Avatar
Join Date: May 2011
Location: Fort Wayne
Posts: 1,566
33'S will not fit with just a 2.5" lift. I have a 2.5" lift, 1" body lift, 1" lift shackles, and some fender trimming. I have 32's but have room for 33's.

Thats if you want to offroad it. If not. I'd think you could extend the bump stops and a 2.5" lift and 1" bl would clear.
My build thread :

"A lack of planning on your part does not constitue an instant emergency on my part"
95YamJam is offline   Quote

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not 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

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
2.5" vs. 4" lift? calimbrium YJ Tech Forum 25 05-23-2011 10:40 PM
2.5" lift Asells JK General Discussion Forum 7 05-09-2011 10:33 AM
2.5" or 4" rough country lift kit shermz YJ Tech Forum 8 04-14-2010 11:31 AM
Silly little 2.5" lift Dirt TJ General Discussion Forum 2 02-20-2010 08:16 AM

Download our Mobile App

» Network Links
»Jeep Parts
» Featured Product

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:09 AM.

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