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post #1 of 5 Old 06-13-2008, 11:13 PM Thread Starter
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cj shocks

just put a new set of les shaub cell foam shocks on my 80 cj5 and it developed very undesirable handling characteristics at highway speed help me does any body have info, the jeep has stock suspension

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post #2 of 5 Old 06-14-2008, 10:40 AM
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Soo??? Does it suddenly steer where you point it or something?

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post #3 of 5 Old 06-14-2008, 04:54 PM
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Gotta be a bit more descriptive with the problem...

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post #4 of 5 Old 06-14-2008, 05:28 PM
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post #5 of 5 Old 06-14-2008, 05:58 PM Thread Starter
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It has developed what i would call a death woble where it starts to sway back and forth like the shocks are to soft
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