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post #1 of 3 Old 08-28-2013, 04:36 AM Thread Starter
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Lift Height???

Can anyone please help me with figuring out how big of a lift I have?? I have shackles and diff leafs!! I searched the forum and I couldn't find an older post anywhere stating how to figure this equation out! Please, any help would b greatly appreciated.. Thanking u in advance, jeff

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post #2 of 3 Old 08-28-2013, 05:16 AM
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Can you load some pictures? photobucket is usually the easiest way to add pics. Are your springs over or under the axle? Use the search function to find "stock looking cj's" and you'll find about 15 pages of pictures of mostly stock CJs. That should help you figure it out. Good luck!

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post #3 of 3 Old 08-29-2013, 09:44 AM Thread Starter
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Thank you for the reply, ill take a look..My springs are under axle.. But they have a big arch.. And my shackles measure about 6.5" bolt hole to holt hole.... Originally the seller said it was a 6.5" lift.. But I just want to know how do u figure that out? But I will post some pics later today. Thanks again
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