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post #1 of 5 Old 02-21-2010, 12:52 PM Thread Starter
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Leaf springs for a 79 cj5

Hey y'all,
I going to sound stupid but I need help/advice. I own a 79 cj-5. I have been trying to replace the blushing on all of the leaf springs, but they are not moving and I have given up. So, I figure just replace the whole things.
The advice I need is:
1) how do I figure how much of a lift I have on there now, so I can get the something? I have 4 leaf on each one of them and it is sitting on 33 in tires.
2) What kind of leaf springs should I get and how many inch do I need to go? I like the high the way it is and not really looking to change in less I have to.
Thanks
John

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post #2 of 5 Old 02-21-2010, 01:42 PM
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I don't know the easy answer to your question. Most companies that sell lifts should be able to with a phone call. Just tell them you want to clear 33's with a spring under or over depending what set-up you have.

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post #3 of 5 Old 02-21-2010, 02:54 PM
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Stock springs with 33's and no other lift is tight. Post a picture of the springs. Show the underside of the leaf pack & type of clips holding the pack together. Then someons should be able to pickup on what you have.
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post #4 of 5 Old 02-21-2010, 04:04 PM Thread Starter
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How do I post a picture?
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post #5 of 5 Old 02-21-2010, 09:30 PM
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There is a thread on bow to do this if you can't figure it out. Use the search feature. It will take
you to it.
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