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ord hd shackles

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by 88-3/4t-bad boy, Mar 31, 2006.

  1. 88-3/4t-bad boy

    88-3/4t-bad boy 1/2 ton status

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    do the off road design heavy duty shackles lift the rear at all? and if they do is it noticeable?
     
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    readymix 3/4 ton status

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    I think they are 1/2" longer than stock, so that would lift you blazer about 1/4".


    Not noticeable
     
  3. Smitty

    Smitty 1/2 ton status

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    If they're longer, wouldn't that actually lower the vehicle? That is, unless you have a flip installed... I was looking at mine the other day and wondering about this too.
     
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    yes, with a stock style shackle, longer = lower. Post-flip, longer = higher.

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  5. readymix

    readymix 3/4 ton status

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    Yeah, my bad. I was thinking about the front end:doah:
     

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