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post #1 of 5 Old 04-07-2009, 10:53 AM Thread Starter
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WJ suspension measurements

I am wondering if anyone out there has the measurements of the ground to wheelwell height of what a 2000 GC should be? Mine is about 9 y/o and has 130K miles on it with the factory tow package. I would like to put a lift on of no more than 2-3", but am wondering if I need new springs or if I can get away with a BB. I need new shocks either way I go, so that is not a concern. Any suggestions and the measurements would be helpful for comparision.

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post #2 of 5 Old 04-07-2009, 02:33 PM
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new springs would improve your ride quality, i got 150,000 on my ZJ and a BB and i almost cant tell cause the springs are so old and saggy

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post #3 of 5 Old 04-07-2009, 02:45 PM
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I believe it's 18" from center of wheel to fender on the front and 18.5" on the rear.

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post #4 of 5 Old 04-07-2009, 02:47 PM
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Stock hub to fender measurement is supposed to be 18" and 18.2 rear is what I read.

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post #5 of 5 Old 04-08-2009, 09:42 AM Thread Starter
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Thanks for the responses. I guess for know I will go with the BB. I got 18" in the front and 18.25" in the rear.
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