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post #1 of (permalink) Old 12-02-2002, 01:27 PM Thread Starter
 
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From 2\"springs, To 4\"springs ?

This guy has 4" lift springs on his YJ, then he did a spring over, and now sits too tall [img]images/graemlins/blush.gif[/img]
So he will trade his 4" springs for my 2", this is a "springs only" trade!
What else am I going to need to make this work??? [img]images/graemlins/confused.gif[/img].
More info: I already have the t-case lowering kit on my YJ.

Also I figure this will be a good time to upgrade my stock shackles. What are a good brand and where is a good place to buy, greasable shackles that are maybe 1" longer (might as well get a lil more lift for my money [img]images/graemlins/smirk.gif[/img])
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Re: From 2\"springs, To 4\"springs ?

Maybe a drop pitman arm, also the shocks will need to be changed out. The brake lines, e-brake cable will need to be looked at. But biggest of all is the rear drive line you may or may not need to replace it. (probably will need to)
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Re: From 2\"springs, To 4\"springs ?

Be carefull with the lift shackles in the front, they alter your caster angle, which leads to bad steering.
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