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Unread 04-12-2010, 12:32 PM   #1
rcracer8
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soa in rear how high?

i have the procomp csc and i want to put a 8.8 in so i was going to go soa leafspring rear i was thinking of using waggy springs but i was thinking that would be higher than my front heres a pic theese are 31s by the way


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Unread 04-12-2010, 01:54 PM   #2
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Yes going SOA is going to be taller in the rear than the front. With a SOA you are going to gain around 5 " of lift with stock springs.
By the way I think the price of Aluminum is up.
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Unread 04-12-2010, 02:26 PM   #3
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I'm not really sure but I would think that you could use coil spacers in the front since you wanna keep those. It would level out quite nice probably.
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Unread 04-12-2010, 02:39 PM   #4
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How much lift is the coil conversion? It looks like about 4" over stock but pictures never tell the whole story, how old it is, etc.

SOA 8.8 vs. SUA D35 is a good 6-7" taller because the 8.8 axle tube is thicker and the SOA mounts (i.e. the "antiwrap" ones) are sometimes quite a bit taller than the stockers too. I think a waggy spring is 1-2" taller than a YJ spring as well so its probably gonna be a little taller back there, maybe 2-3" or so from the looks of things.

The axle wrap sucks with SOA unless you add an anti-wrap bar. You will break stuff without one if you are hard on it. Lotta pinion motion just doing basic accelerating and braking on the street without one.
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Unread 04-12-2010, 03:03 PM   #5
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what if i do sua with waggy springs probly too low,would need shackles, the procomp is supposed to be 5"
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