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.
Jeep YJ Full-Width Axle Kit for Chevy and Jeep Front Axle. Dave's Customs Unlimited has made the process much easier with their front full-width axle kit. Tired of breaking your Dana 30 front end, then install a Dana 44 or Dana 60 front end from a Chevy, 78-79 Ford, or full-size Jeep with ease.
Find the Jeep Wrangler Leaf Springs You Need for Your Project at General Spring KC We offer OEM replacement Jeep Wrangler front and rear leaf springs covering model years 1987 to 1996. Four product variations are on offer, including a four-leaf 650-pound capacity variant , four-leaf 840-pound capacity , five-leaf 765-pound capacity and six-leaf 1,080-pound capacity .
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
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
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. All components are CNC cut and CNC bent from 3/16" and 1/4" thick HRP&O USA-made steel for a precise fit. Rear mounts require drilling and welding and are designed to fit on the inside and outside of the frame, which sandwich the frame with included DOM sleeves for
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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
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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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.
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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.
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.
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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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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.
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
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. Spring clamps for 2.5 inch springs. Often used on Cherokees and many other vehicles after installing full length add-a-leafs. Our front springs feature a full military wrap on the front and the 1/4 wrap on the rear. Spring rate is 220 lbs per inch. Leaf pack is 6 leaves.
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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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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.
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.
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.
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
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
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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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
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
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
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".
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.
1987 Jeep Wrangler (YJ) 4WD. Softride Leaf Spring; Lift Height 2.5 in. Single; Front
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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87-95 Wrangler YJ; Front lift: Leaf springs; Rear lift: Leaf springs; Includes: U-bolts, sway bar disconnects, spring bushings with sleeves, transfer case lowering kit, degree shims, brake lines and track bar bracket; Tire Size: 33 x 12.50; Shocks not included; California Residents: WARNING + View More Specs -
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.
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.
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.
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
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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4 inch standard lift spring for YJ Wranglers. Contains 5 leafs. You may run these leaf packs front or rear. California Residents: WARNING
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.
Spring Width: 2 1/2" Number of Leafs: 5+Shim. Spring Free Arch: 7 5/8" (+/- 1/4")
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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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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.
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!
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Greasable front 2-1/2" spring conversion shackle kit for CJ +1" length. These shackles are designed to allow the mounting of softer, more flexible 2-1/2" wide Wrangler style springs to your CJ. Our greasable shackles feature laser cut 1/4" side plates, black polyurethane bushings, greasable bolts and silver plating. Front shackles include cross bar for extra stability.
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