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what is the leaf spring width of a YJ???? - JeepForum.com

May 28, 2009  ^plus, no way in hell will those leaf springs fit, yj springs are 2 1/2in Wide and 22 11/16in x 22 11/16in on center so.45 3/8in eye to eye. (so says thesuspensionking.com) from what i have seen so far, jeep springs are generally smaller than pretty much everything else.

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Leaf Spring Dimensions FAQ - Pirate4x4.Com : 4x4 and Off

Sep 02, 2017  88-98 Chevrolet/GMC 1500 31.5/31.5 long 2 1/2" wide .5625/.5625 spring eyes. Centered eyes. 61.5" Deaver Rear Springs 27.5/34" long 2 1/2" wide .5625/.5625 or .75/.75 spring eyes. Front reverse eye, rear centered eye. Marlin/Trail Gear/All Pro front springs: 21/26" 2

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Apr 01, 2009  Cons: Will need to outboard-mount leaf springs if used on CJ or YJ, spring-under housing Identified By: Stop sign like diff cover, spring-under housing, 66 inches wide '80-'91 Wagoneer Narrow

CJ to YJ springs - Pirate4x4.Com : 4x4 and Off-Road Forum

Sep 09, 2005  YJ's springs are 2.5" front and rear.They are also 46" long with the pin in the center.CJ on the '80 are 2" in front and 2.5" in rear.Springs are 45" long with pins centered.So WB will grow about an inch.Yes they are way softer!

Jeep CJ Full-Width Axle Kit - Dave's Customs Unlimited, LLC

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97-440 - 1987-1996 Jeep Wrangler Front Leaf Spring

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YJ leaf spring measurements? Length, eye to eye? More info?

Dec 17, 2006  YJ leaf spring measurements? Length, eye to eye? More info? Tuesday, Dec 12, 2006, 06:02 PM. I have a lead on a set of leaf springs, going to check them out tommorrow.. can someone give me the measurements (eye to eye) what they are supposed to be

cj to yj leaf spring conversion - JeepForum.com

Apr 25, 2016  If you have access to a wrecker or an old YJ you can use the front spring plates from them. I have an 84 CJ and I used the front spring plates from a 93 YJ. The only modification I had to do was drill out the holes on the left side hanger to suit the u-bolt for the CJ axle.

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Daystar, Jeep YJ Wrangler Polyurethane Spring Shackle Bushings Front or Rear, fits 1987 to 1996 4WD, KJ02007BK, Made in America, Black 3.6 out of 5 stars 33 $34.99 $ 34 . 99

Junkyard Axle Guide - Axle Scrounger - Jp Magazine - FOUR

Apr 01, 2009  Junkyard Axle Guide - Axle Scrounger Will need to outboard-mount leaf springs if used on CJ or YJ, spring-over housing odd-ball 32 1/2-inch spring perch width.

1987-1995 Wrangler (YJ) Leaf Springs - Page 3 - Quadratec

Skyjacker Rear Leaf Spring for 87-95 Jeep Wrangler YJ with 3.5-4" Lift $171.49 Synergy Manufacturing 5 Leaf 4.5" Heavy Duty Leaf Spring for 87-95 Jeep Wrangler YJ

YJ FULL WIDTH AXLE SWAP - RME4x4.com

Apr 23, 2014  If I remember right, the 78-79 Ford fronts are within 1/2" of the factory YJ spring width. You will have to build a longer drag link. You will probably need longer brake lines too.

Jeep Wrangler YJ Axle Swapping - jeepfan.com

Caster: 0 degrees ’71-79, 3 degrees in ’80. A YJ wants about 7 degrees, so you’d have to rotate the knuckles on the axle tubes. Other: Scout fronts have the diff very wide on the passenger side. This involves grinding to change the spring perch, and requires a t-case swap on YJ’s.

1987-1995 Jeep YJ Leaf Springs Accessories - Wrangler

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Misc. Spring Information - 4x4Spot.com

Misc. Spring Information Below is a chart of various springs that you may be able to use in either the front or rear of a Toyota mini truck or 4Runner (or other vehicles for that matter). I have narrowed this down to just the main leaf specifications for most spring since the main leaf locates the axle.

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Crown Automotive Heavy Duty Rear Leaf Spring Assembly for 87-95 Jeep Wrangler YJ $104.99 $109.25 Rubicon Express Rear Axle U-Bolt Kit for 87-95 Jeep Wrangler YJ with Dana 35 Rear Axle

#1 Source For How To Measure Leaf Springs - General Spring

A leaf spring's width is measured by the distance from one edge to the other along the top spring. On most leaf springs, the width is between 2.5 inches and 3.0 inches. Whereas the length of leaf springs correlates to the measurements of a vehicle's rear-axle suspension, the width is an indicator of the shock absorption needs of a given vehicle.

How to replace the front and rear leaf springs on a 95

Oct 11, 2016  replacing the front and rear leaf springs on my 95 yj. this is part of a series of videos on how to install a 4" rough coyuntry lift on a yj. please take a look at my other videos to view the rest

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Our "Jeep TJ/YJ Rear Leaf Spring Buckets" must be used to mount the front side of the rear spring on a TJ. The TJ Kit can be used with YJ springs also. Full Width Axle Kits. The BTF kit gives you a custom built look without the need to bring it to a shop for the install.

Jeep Leaf Springs - Jeep Shock & Suspension Components

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Leaf Springs for 1988 Jeep Wrangler for sale - eBay

3 product ratings 3 product ratings - Pro Comp Suspension 51323 Leaf Spring 87-95 Wrangler (YJ) Set of 2 No Bushings

CJ FULL WIDTH CONVERSION KIT - poisonspyder.com

CJ FULL WIDTH CONVERSION KIT. The Poison Spyder Customs Full Width Axle Conversion Kit is designed to mount full width axle assemblies underneath ‘76 to ‘86 Jeep CJ’s. (CJ-5, CJ-7 & CJ-8). The kit is designed to fit. axles with leaf spring perches that measure 31- 1/4” center-to-center.

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Oct 01, 2012  If you’re considering a full-width front axle swap into your CJ or YJ, you’d do well to check out the Full-Width Axle Kits offered by Dave’s Customs Unlimited.

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JEEP CJ7 Leaf Spring Shackles and Hangers - 2.500 in. Leaf

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Jeep TJ - Full Width Leaf Conversion Kits???? - Pavement

Apr 10, 2009  Mount your shackle hanger up high and french your front hangers to keep the rear low. Weld the bushing into the frame for the front and build as spring hanger on the front of the frame. most CJ or YJ full width "kits" could be made to work on a TJ for the front. the frames are not that much different after you cut the brackets off.

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YJ because the front springs of a YJ are 2 1/2 inches wide as opposed to the stock 2 inch width of a CJ front spring. 2 1/2 inch width will provide better stability on and off road. Plus the extra weight of the AMC V8 360 will need stronger springs to handle the weight.

Full Width Axle Swap - ECJ5

May 01, 2017  A full width Wagoneer axle is 58.5", only 10.5" wider than a stock 71 axle. Colorado doesn't give too much grief about axle width. With only 10" wider axles (5" per side), fender flares and backspacing on the wheels can hide most of that if you're worried about it.

CJ5 Full Width Axle Leaf Springs? - Jeepz.com

Feb 12, 2011  Re: CJ5 Full Width Axle Leaf Springs? On my yj im gunna try mazda b300 leafs same as ford ranger very simaler to s-10s in a 3/4 eliptical set-up but thats me n will b a while till i acctualy get them installed with the d60s these r the specs on the b3000 springs

Our Favorite Jeep Axle Swaps - Jp Magazine - FOUR WHEELER

Sep 01, 2011  Our Favorite Jeep Axle Swaps Go-To Guys. You can also cut off the brackets and weld on spring perches for use in YJ vehicles without too much hassle. bare leaf springs

YJ Spring Conversion: 1976-86 CJ to YJ Spring Conversion

CJ to YJ Spring Conversion (1976-86 CJ) Running shackles in the rear on a short-wheelbase vehicle like a Jeep CJ makes the vehicle highly unstable under hard braking (which is usually when you need your brakes the most). Further, shackles reversals on the CJ create axle hop under braking. After seeing a Jeep coming off of Lion's Back in Moab

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YJ Stretch?/What would you do? - Colorado4x4.org

Jan 14, 2010  YJ Stretch?/What would you do? but if you want to keep it leaf, use alcan waggy springs, and then you can gain about 5" in length. I've toyed with doing that to my yj because you are out just a little cash for the bracket material and the cost to lengthen the driveshaft, but wally needs to finish his tj before we even think about

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Mar 05, 2014  How To Build It - The 1987-1995 Jeep Wrangler YJ a decent leaf spring suspension, and decent front axle. If you wanted to go full-width or to 1-tons, look for driver-drop Ford Dana 44

YJ Spring Conversion: 1955-1975 CJ to YJ Spring Conversion

Rocky Road also recommends and sells Jeep Wrangler springs, both stock and Old Man Emu lifted springs (for a total new ride height of about 3-3.5"), which will work on your CJ after the conversion. We do NOT carry cheap, stiff riding YJ springs such as BDS, Rubicon Express, and

YJ, 87-95, Full Width 31.5" Wide - Front Leaf Spring

This is a one piece spring hanger kit for your Jeep YJ Wrangler! Some people call it a box drop! It is a one piece design made from 1/4" P&O steel. It comes fully welded. This hanger has the standard 31.5" Spring width, center to center. It is designed to use 2.5" wide leaf springs with 1/4" wide bushings. This makes the width between the spring tabs 3".

CJ Spring Over Axle - Jeep Tech

The rear springs used in CJs and YJs are the same width, so the rear springs bolt right in. The YJ front springs are a little longer and wider than CJ front springs. The fixed spring hanger for the CJs front spring is the correct width because the CJ front spring uses a wide bushing in the back.

YJ20FSB – Softride Leaf Spring - Skyjacker Suspensions

1987 Jeep Wrangler (YJ) 4WD. Softride Leaf Spring; Lift Height 2.5 in. Single; Front

Leaf Spring Swap - Colorado4x4.org

Jul 03, 2010  Leaf Spring Swap Whats needed to swap some CJ springs for YJ springs? Is it just a direct swap or is there more needed? I am looking at a full width CJ and have some YJ leaf springs laying around that I would prefer to have on it. Thanks guys July 2nd, 2010, 07:43 PM #2. Wulf. View Profile View Forum Posts

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Spring length, arch and leaf number - ECJ5

Nov 02, 2009  So a stock 55-65 CJ5 spring rate in the front is 240, this sample would give you 800/240 3.33" of spring deflection. Now once you have this number you can subtract it from the arch of the spring and that will show how much lift you will actually have with the weight of the vehicle on it.

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May 03, 2011  When swapping front axles on FSJs, the spring perch width of the front axle can really put a damper on your options. Here are some FSJ dimensions and other potentially important measurements. '63-'73 Wagoneer and Cherokee spring perch width: 32 inches. '63-'73 J-truck and M-715 spring perch width: 39 inches.

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How To Measure Leaf Springs. Measuring leaf springs seems simple enough, doesn’t it? The truth is measuring leaf springs can be tricky to somebody who hasn’t done it before. But with this guide, a measuring tape, and a set of leaf springs to measure, you’ll be off sending in the correct measurements for springs in no time.

Spring Rate - Leaf Springs - 8-Lug Magazine

Aug 01, 2010  For example, let's calculate the spring rate for a leaf pack with five leaves, two of which are full-length leaves. Assume we have a 2.5-inch-wide spring with leaves that are each 0.230-inch thick

Upgrades and Mods for Your Jeep YJ - AxleAddict

Jan 25, 2019  The Dana 44 is a 6-bolt and is a full-width axle but still a VERY viable updgrade for a YJ - so long as you snag the front and rear axle. JP magazine did an article on axle upgrades and they did mention the Isuzu Rodeo having the Dana 44s. They're also a 6-bolt pattern, but they have the same axle width as the CJ, YJ, and TJ

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Leaf Spring for Jeep - 4 Wheel Parts

4 inch standard lift spring for YJ Wranglers. Contains 5 leafs. You may run these leaf packs front or rear. California Residents: WARNING

CJ Spring Over Axle - Jeep Tech

The YJ front springs are a little longer and wider than CJ front springs. The fixed spring hanger for the CJs front spring is the correct width because the CJ front spring uses a wide bushing in the back. It is the shackle side of the CJ that is not compatible with the YJ front springs. For the shackle end of the front springs, CJ rear spring hangers are the right width and only cost about $14.99ea new.

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Spring Width: 2 1/2" Number of Leafs: 5+Shim. Spring Free Arch: 7 5/8" (+/- 1/4")

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YJ AXLE SWAP HELP NEEDED - NC4x4

Oct 30, 2012  If you are set on full width and staying with leaf springs, I would just go with a HPD44/60 set up out of a 78-79 F250. The can be found really reasonable and are a easy swap. I

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XJ and MJ axle width - MJ Tech: Modification and Repairs

Sep 15, 2014  Incommando. 8.25 is arguably equal to a D44 and 33's are no problem. It is much better than a D35. It has 3" tubes vs 2.75" for either MJ axle. Half of that is 1/8 inch so you won't notice it.

Leaf Spring Swap - Colorado4x4.org

Jul 03, 2010  Leaf Spring Swap. His - 1980 Jeep CJ-7 Stretched, 37 Iroks, D60/detroit rear, HD D44/detroit front, Vortec ZZ4 TBI/700r-4/D300 w 4:1, Ramsey Patriot 9500, 2" Rancho SOA, daily driven.no wuss trailer queen!

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Spring Pack - Stock springs, with an add-a-leaf was the first spring pack I used in my SOA. I used the stock front YJ spring packs (front and rear) with Rancho 2" full length add-a-leaves. I used the stock front YJ spring packs (front and rear) with Rancho 2" full length add-a-leaves.

Dana 44 Axle Swap Into YJ - Jedi.com

A YJ wants about 7 degrees, so you'd have to rotate the knuckles on the axle tubes. Other: Scout fronts have the diff very wide on the passenger side. This involves grinding to change the spring perch, and requires a t-case swap on YJ's. Tie rod mounting holes need to be redrilled closer to knuckles to regain a tight turning radius.

1987-1995 Jeep Wrangler YJ Accessories - ExtremeTerrain

Body width increased to 66 inches, a full 6-inch jump over the CJ offering better handling and increased cabin room. Ground clearance at the differential case dropped to 9 inches from the CJ's 10.5 inches, cutting off-road mobility slightly but gaining a lower center of gravity for better handling and safety.

Difference Between CJ and YJ - Difference Between

The YJ wranglers replaced the CJ in 1987, after the manufacturers stopped its production. 2. Although both the CJ and YJ jeeps have a leaf-spring suspension, the springs of the YJ are much wider than those of the CJ jeeps. 3. Unlike the CJ jeeps, the YJ is equipped with trackbars and swaybars, which give it better handling capabilities. 4.

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The easiest version to put into a YJ is one from a 1980 or newer Jeep Grand Wagoneer. The width on those axles is only 1" wider than the stock Dana 30 and the differential is on the driver's side. I had been planning this swap for a while and had gone as far as purchasing and stripping a 1987 Grand Wagoneer.

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