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Really stupid question. HELP the FNG!!!

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by cbbr, Dec 4, 2004.

  1. cbbr

    cbbr 1 ton status GMOTM Winner

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    ORD gerasable front shackle - do theses go on the front of the new lift springs or in the rear (where the existing shackle is). Please help end this argument. Lift in progress... /forums/images/graemlins/1zhelp.gif
     
  2. k5floyd

    k5floyd 1/2 ton status

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    they replace the original shackle, if they went on the front, there would be nothing to keep the axle from moving front to back
     
  3. lifethroughdeath

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    The shackles go in the same place the old ones went. The rear of the front leaf springs. /forums/images/graemlins/screwy.gif

    You been looking at jeeps too long.
     
  4. cbbr

    cbbr 1 ton status GMOTM Winner

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    Thanks. Thats what I thought. Lift in progress once more. /forums/images/graemlins/thumb.gif
     

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