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lift shackles

Discussion in '40- & 55-Series Tech' started by megolfer, Aug 2, 2003.

  1. megolfer

    megolfer

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    I am currently running stock shackles on my fj40 and would like to get abot another 1" of lift, the shackles that I have now are 3" eye to eye, if I go to bout 5" eye to eye is this going to change the way that it handles and Am I going to have to change anthing in my steering.
     
  2. 73lndcrsr

    73lndcrsr SILVER Star

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    Your steering will be affected some. I expereinced more wander on the road. How much will be dependant how tight things are now. You may need to add spring shims to help correct it.
     
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