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Old 08-17-2012, 11:32 PM   #1
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Ok, another cry for suspension help........

So, I can get a (in my opinion) great deal on used, but excellent condition 2.5" lift leaf springs. Obviously, I'll be getting new shocks, but can I use the stock shackles or do I need new ones? Also, with 2.5", are there any other modifications that need to be done? 91 YJ 2.5L

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Old 08-18-2012, 01:02 AM   #2
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Your stock shackles will work, for the rest, i'm honestly not to sure, maybe a TC drop kit

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Old 08-18-2012, 06:10 AM   #3
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Ahhhh, forgot about that.......
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no t-case drop might need a rear axle shim to correct the drive line angle a little bit.
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Old 08-18-2012, 10:13 AM   #5
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It that pretty simple or a PITA?
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Old 08-19-2012, 08:20 AM   #6
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simple, its just an angled block that sits on the axle perch between the spring and the axle.

With 2.5" lift it should be minimal.
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Old 08-19-2012, 04:20 PM   #7
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Alright, thanks!
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Old 08-19-2012, 06:29 PM   #8
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You will need brake line extensions or make your own. I used braided ones from Quadratec.
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Old 08-19-2012, 07:10 PM   #9
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Gotcha......a lot of things I didn't think about.

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