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post #1 of 3 Old 06-11-2009, 08:19 PM Thread Starter
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length of stock shackles on 1980 cj7

i am looking to find out the length of stock shackles so i can see how much lift i have just bought a 1980 cj7 with 35 tires looks like very long shackles

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post #2 of 3 Old 06-11-2009, 09:04 PM
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3" bolt to bolt.

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post #3 of 3 Old 06-11-2009, 10:19 PM
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yep. 3" center to center. both front and rear shackles.

1980 CJ7 - 304 - T176 - D300 - D30 - M20 - 4" Lift - TJ Flares - 35x13.5x15 Krawler T/A's
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