Jeep Wrangler Forum

Jeep Wrangler Forum (http://www.wranglerforum.com/)
-   YJ Tech Forum (http://www.wranglerforum.com/f218/)
-   -   Ok, another cry for suspension help........ (http://www.wranglerforum.com/f218/ok-another-cry-for-suspension-help-181178.html)

mdaz75 08-17-2012 11:32 PM

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

Ianbeaulieu 08-18-2012 01:02 AM

Your stock shackles will work, for the rest, i'm honestly not to sure, maybe a TC drop kit

mdaz75 08-18-2012 06:10 AM

Ahhhh, forgot about that.......

Irongrave 08-18-2012 06:12 AM

no t-case drop might need a rear axle shim to correct the drive line angle a little bit.

mdaz75 08-18-2012 10:13 AM

It that pretty simple or a PITA?

camarozz 08-19-2012 08:20 AM

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.

mdaz75 08-19-2012 04:20 PM

Alright, thanks!

JYD 08-19-2012 06:29 PM

You will need brake line extensions or make your own. I used braided ones from Quadratec.

mdaz75 08-19-2012 07:10 PM

Gotcha......a lot of things I didn't think about.


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:31 PM.