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Unread 05-03-2013, 07:47 AM   #1
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Tips on installing shocks and springs

I'm gonna install a IRO 2 inch coil spring lift with RC premium shocks. Any tip on doing this and how I should go about doing this. Thanks and post pics if possible on ideas.

Thanks and keep on getting dirty

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Unread 05-03-2013, 08:36 AM   #2
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Check out Billzcat1's thread and my build thread. There should be plenty of instructions and pictures to get you going!

The Comprehensive BDS/FatBob's 2" Lift Thread

OME HD Lift Install

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Unread 05-03-2013, 09:12 AM   #3
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use floor jack and floor stands to push your axles back and forth. thats how i did my 3" install.
(04 WJ Laredo)3" IRO +3/4" front spacers; Custom rear bumper +d-rings; universal front tow hook; plasti-dipped 16" silverblades; premium sliders; custom hi-lift mount; 265/75/16 Cooper Discoverer ATP.

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