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Old 12-11-2011, 02:48 PM   #1
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Factory bolt sizes for JK

Does anybody have a source for replacement bolt sizes for the JK? Specifically, I am putting new shocks on mine and would like to bolt them on with new bolts, top and bottom, front and rear pairs. I figure there isn't much sense in bolting back on pre-rusted hardware when it is relatively cheap to replace. I just don't want to have to take the bolts off, drive them down in a different vehicle in the middle of the project to match them up with replacements, then drive back. I would much rather start with the new hardware in hand.

Any links or knowledge here would be much appreciated.

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Old 12-11-2011, 03:01 PM   #2
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Does anybody have a source for replacement bolt sizes for the JK? Specifically, I am putting new shocks on mine and would like to bolt them on with new bolts, top and bottom, front and rear pairs. I figure there isn't much sense in bolting back on pre-rusted hardware when it is relatively cheap to replace. I just don't want to have to take the bolts off, drive them down in a different vehicle in the middle of the project to match them up with replacements, then drive back. I would much rather start with the new hardware in hand.

Any links or knowledge here would be much appreciated.
Order em from the dealer? They are cheap enough.

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Old 12-11-2011, 05:34 PM   #3
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The only bolts for the fronts are on the bottom. The top bolts for the rears shouldn't be an issue, None of the bolts should be rusted enough to be any issue. If they were that bad you'd be cutting them off any way.
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Old 12-11-2011, 09:34 PM   #4
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Guaranteed they're Metric take them to a local nut and bolt supplier for a match. Just make sure the replacements are graded.
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