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Unread 02-07-2012, 08:41 PM   #31
totalalign12
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I have a ZJ with stock suspension but what do I need for it to have the Upcountry package(Suspension components and tire size) and where can I score these. I dont want a puck lift or anything, but more of just a bigger, beefier stock suspension(I read the UC gave about a 1inch lift?). I want to keep this my daily driver and tow rig.

Also I am thinking about using newer shocks, what do you guys prefer for stock on a UC package without sacrificing the ride height and apperiance.

Let me know!
I wouldn't waste to much time on an inch. guess what? the upcountry had a thicker spring puck. If you can find a upcountry zj definitely get the skidplates and towhooks. 30 9.50 15 tires fit fine, but light truck tires ride rougher. You can put a p265-70r15 instead and still have decent ride.

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Unread 02-07-2012, 08:56 PM   #32
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I wouldn't waste to much time on an inch. guess what? the upcountry had a thicker spring puck.
if your saying its not in the spring im gonna disagree i went from sagging stock 17" center hub to fender to 19" center hub to fender just in springs i even took the pucks off the donor zj and they were the exact same as what i had on
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Unread 02-08-2012, 06:18 AM   #33
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if your saying its not in the spring im gonna disagree i went from sagging stock 17" center hub to fender to 19" center hub to fender just in springs i even took the pucks off the donor zj and they were the exact same as what i had on
Saggy springs are another story.
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Unread 02-08-2012, 08:57 AM   #34
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Up country coils are much stiffer. In good condition they are a huge improvement over the stock coils.
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