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Unread 02-23-2009, 03:46 AM   #1
waldoo
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Shock Extension/Relocator

Hi There,

Is it required to install Shock Extension/Relocator on a 2006 tj with a 2" suspension lift kit???

What is the benefits & drawback of this mod???

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Unread 02-23-2009, 07:15 AM   #2
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No, you don't need it. It's only needed if you're running an SYE kit. SYE kits require you to angle up your pinion/axle; which often causes your shocks to come in contact with your axles. The Extension bracket moves the shock away from the axle enough to prevent this contact.
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Unread 02-23-2009, 07:31 AM   #3
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