New to jeep building, advice needed - JeepForum.com
Search  
Sign Up   Today's Posts
User: Pass: Remember?
Advertise Here
Jeep Home Jeep Forum Jeep Classifieds Jeep Registry JeepSpace Jeep Reviews Jeep Gallery Jeep Clubs Jeep Groups Jeep Videos Jeep Events Jeep Articles
Go Back JeepForum.com > Models > Jeep Wrangler Forums > YJ Wrangler Technical Forum > New to jeep building, advice needed

SPARTAN LOCKERS are on sale BIG TIME at ROCKRIDGE 4WD!Introducing MONSTALINER™ UV Permanent DIY Roll On Bed LineG2 Disc Brake Conversion Kit for Jeep Wrangler YJ TJ LJ Ch

Reply
Unread 05-07-2013, 02:18 PM   #1
jwhitefarms
Registered User
1989 YJ Wrangler 
 
Join Date: May 2013
Posts: 2
New to jeep building, advice needed

Bought an 89 yj 2.5 with 75000 original miles a few months ago. Only problem is, the steering seems loose when driving down the road. Any suggestions?
Also, I was thinking about buying a 4 inch suspension. Is it better to buy one or piece it together with springs from the junk yard?

jwhitefarms is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 05-07-2013, 02:23 PM   #2
Luuca
Professional Novice
 
Luuca's Avatar
2005 LJ Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Corona, CA
Posts: 2,390
Welcome to JF!

It would be a big help to our online diagnostic team if you were to fill out your forums profile for your jeep. It just gives us a reference point from which to start. If you are unsure what you actually have, post up pics of the axles, engine bay, and all around the Jeep and post them in this forum: http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f12/n...ofile-1512909/ Someone will contact you in those forums to help filling out your profile.

As for the 4 inches of lift and such, there's a sort of a lot of opinions and ways to figure out what you really need vs. what you may think you want. Try searching the YJ forums for LIFT threads and read up on them.
__________________
91 YJ "Alice" 2.5L AX5 D30/35 -Busted Knuckles Yellow Jeep Club Club #91

05 LJ Rubi "Ghost" 4.0L Auto NV241 D44/44 locked 4" RE Lift 1" BL 33s
Luuca is offline   Reply With Quote




Jeep, Wrangler, Cherokee, Grand Cherokee, and other models are copyrighted and trademarked to Jeep/Chrysler Corporation. JeepForum.com is not in any way associated with Jeep or the Chrysler Corp.