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Unread 10-04-2003, 08:35 AM   #1
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My '96 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited is in need of new shocks. I purchased it used and don't know if it has the "up country" option described in the owners manual. How can I find out?

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Unread 10-04-2003, 06:09 PM   #2
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If you have tow hooks and skid plates you have up country. Either way, buy the shocks that say they are for the up country package. They'll be just a tad longer.
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Unread 10-05-2003, 03:31 PM   #3
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Around here the Up-Country shocks are much more than the regular ZJ shocks. If you want that longer travel might as well go with the Rancho RS5000's. Much better shock.
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