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Unread 12-11-2007, 06:46 PM   #1
sdhutch
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tj soa on 1975 cj5

any suggestions on a soa with yj springs on a 1975 cj5 narrow trac.already have soa with 1" lift springs.1.5" wide.thanks

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Unread 12-11-2007, 08:24 PM   #2
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Get a set of rear, rear spring brackets and replace the front, front spring brackets with them. You have to replace the front spring u-bolt plates because of the wider springs.
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Unread 12-12-2007, 10:00 AM   #3
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There's a link that's been posted here several times to a write-up on earlycj5.com (you can try going over there and looking for the write-up). It's not as simple as krazy makes it sound...the info he gave you applies to '76 and up. You have to change all of your spring & shackle hangers and figure out the correct spacing for them when positioning them on the frame.
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Unread 12-12-2007, 05:21 PM   #4
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http://www.earlycj5.com/tech/Springs...conv/index.php

Link to the details.
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Unread 12-12-2007, 07:07 PM   #5
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thanks for the info .sdhutch
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