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Old 03-14-2012, 09:57 PM   #1
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Question Will 2011 shocks and springs fit on a 1997?

We have been told that you can put 2011 shocks and springs on a 1997 with the result of a 2 inch lift. Is this true? Thanks!

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Old 03-14-2012, 09:58 PM   #2
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no i think the front springs dont fit

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Old 03-14-2012, 10:09 PM   #3
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Oh I hope not. Thanks for the info! New to the forum...but LOVE my Jeep!
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The shocks have the same mounts and will fit a 97'. On the other hand the springs will not, the back springs are a skinnier on the bottom, only way to fit them would to mod the spring perch's on your axle...not a fun job.
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