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Registered Coonass 09-05-2013 01:25 PM

Front lift
 
I need to raise the front up a couple inches. I have SOA now. Don't care for shackles to much. Should I get some springs or go with some blocks?

harleydragon 09-05-2013 01:34 PM

blocks on the front I believe are illegal everywhere.I don't normally worry about being legal myself but they are not real safe either..

1st87yj 09-05-2013 02:44 PM

Springs!!! Please don't put blocks in there. My 86 chevy has blocks in the front, it is purley off road, never sees pavement. It's SCARRY. ... I just imagine hitting a bump and the front axle landing under my doors.

Registered Coonass 09-05-2013 02:51 PM

Ordering springs right now. Thanks

1st87yj 09-05-2013 06:56 PM

Just curious. ..what size lift springs? I'd like to see a before and after!

Registered Coonass 09-05-2013 07:41 PM

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My rear springs got bent. I got a good deal on some OME springs which were arched a good bit more than my others. That's why I need to raid the front. I just ordered the front springs. This pic kind of shows the difference from front to back.



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1st87yj 09-05-2013 07:43 PM

Nice!! That's a jacked up jeep!!

simonclay 09-05-2013 07:48 PM

What fender flares are those? I like them

YJ fanatic 09-05-2013 08:16 PM

What size lift springs are they? Any body lift or anything? I'm looking at going soa with 2.5" OME springs.

Registered Coonass 09-05-2013 09:20 PM

SOA
Stock shackles
3" body lift
OME 2.5" rear springs
Perches are 3" tall

Plastic fender flares that will be replaced with tube flares I'm working on.

I copied the body armor from a friends jeep. Mine is aluminum checker plate.


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