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post #1 of 5 Old 09-14-2013, 09:43 AM Thread Starter
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Rear spring perch problem

So I currently have a 3" lift on my tj and am going to upgrade to get a sye and sv ds, I'm going to move up to 4 inch springs. My question is should I just get 4" springs for the rear or get a correction plate bracket that says will raise my tj an inch and a half? I like the bracket since it will correct the angle but will my back be too high with the 3" springs in the rear and 4" springs in the front ? Also I want the 4" rear springs more but how bad will the perch be with the axle rotated?

What should I do?
And ease don't say to cut and re weld new brackets because I don't have access to that, my only two options are those above

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post #2 of 5 Old 09-14-2013, 10:19 PM
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Get the relocation brackets and see how you like it with the 3" springs. You can always change the front to 4" if it's too low. I really liked the improved ride that I got when I installed the relocating brackets. One of the best mods I made.
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post #3 of 5 Old 09-15-2013, 12:14 AM
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I've been running AEV coil relocation bracket that add's 1 5/8" with Old Man EMU 2" springs, fronts are Rubicon Express 3.5

Tire size 315/75/16 (34.6")

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post #4 of 5 Old 09-15-2013, 12:50 AM Thread Starter
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Ok looks like I'm probably gonna go with the correction brackets just for the extra comfort
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post #5 of 5 Old 09-15-2013, 02:00 AM
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Why not cut off your stock perches and relocate them? Other than some welding wire and a touch of gas and electricity, its free.
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