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post #1 of 5 Old 12-29-2005, 08:45 PM Thread Starter
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Size of stock shackles on a CJ7

Trying to figure out if one of the previous owners of my CJ put bigger shackles on. Does anyone know the size of a stock shackles? Front & rear?
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post #2 of 5 Old 12-30-2005, 09:44 AM
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3" eye to eye

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post #4 of 5 Old 01-05-2006, 06:45 AM
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Same for 73 CJ5?

Is the center to center also 3" for a 73 CJ5, same problem?

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post #5 of 5 Old 01-05-2006, 12:03 PM
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stock jeep shackels are pretty easy to ID. They look pretty light duty and in the front, they are not squared off like after market kits, but have a curvy side profile.
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