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Unread 09-05-2011, 12:52 AM   #1
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Stock Front Coil springs on my 6 in lift? Not cool....

So it came to my attention my newly acquired jeep has a 6 in superlift and the front coil springs are still stock, which is making the front more like a 4 in lift...

can i put any coil spring along with my superlift? For example online i find a lot of skyjacker products, will there coil springs work?

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Unread 09-05-2011, 12:53 AM   #2
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Pictures please...
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Unread 09-05-2011, 01:02 AM   #3
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if your front springs are stock..... you wouldn't be getting 4".........................
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Unread 09-05-2011, 01:02 AM   #4
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Pictures please...
are u talking about pictures of the suspension components or just of my jeep?
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Unread 09-05-2011, 01:03 AM   #5
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Of these stock springs that net your 4" lol. You must have a HUGE spacer in there?
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if your front springs are stock..... you wouldn't be getting 4".........................
thats what i thought but a friend i was with today who put his lift on a couple days ago told me mine are still stock and to get some designed for a 6 in lift... i'm not an expert when it comes to lifts so idk what he meant by it completely
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Unread 09-05-2011, 01:04 AM   #7
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the front just seems low to me to be a 6" lift.. my friend put on a 4.5" and even though he has 31s he seems to have a LOT more room than me
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Those are not stock coils if you have anywhere close to 4" of lift. You likely have 3" or 4" coils and 1.75" or 2" spacers. Measure his jeep from a point of the frame rail to the top of the axle tube and measure yours the same way and see how much difference there is. It appears by the picture that you have at least 5" of lift if those are 33" tires. You need to cut and fold that pinch seam under your front fenderwells before doing a lot of flexing. It will cut your tires up if left like it is.
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wow....

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Stock coil on the left, your coil is thicker and has a lot more winds in it. Tell your friend to try harder next time.
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