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Old 01-22-2019, 03:25 PM
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So Iím having a problem where when going over speed bumps if I donít go extremely slow my rear will literally bounce so high my tires go airborne. Iím thinking thatís gotta be shocks, Iím on 6í of
life on the jeep. I think the PO put some super cheap shocks on the thing with the lift. Can anyone recommend a good shock for a lifted jeep thatís not super expensive.
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Old 01-22-2019, 04:15 PM
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I'm thinking more the 6" lift springs are so dang stiff, and your shackle angle is crap......

You probably need a shackle relocation kit to get a better angle

snap a pic of the rear shackle
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I can take a better picture when I get home Iím at work now sorry.
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I can take a better picture when I get home Iím at work now sorry
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Is that a boomerang or straight shackle ?

If it's straight, then that shouldn't be your issue....so it may well be the combo of weak shocks and stiff springs
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Is that a boomerang or straight shackle ?

If it's straight, then that shouldn't be your issue....so it may well be the combo of weak shocks and stiff springs
the reason Iím guessing shocks is they seem like they are super cheap. Iíll take some better pictures in the morning when itís not dark.
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