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I was out at Gemini Jeep in Langley today. Asked about the 2" shackles they have for sale. I forgot to ask if you have to extend anything like steering or brake lines?

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92 Mazda 2600i,31" BFG All Terrains,Cobra CB.
 
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I'm running the 1 1/4" shackle lift. The only problem I've encountered is that the dig in and scrape on obstacles that are too steep. the added leverage did break a leaf spring once but I think I'm more aware of where they are now and I can avoid them altogether.



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Hey guys i guess i should of mentioned that the shackles were for my girlfriends jeep. The lift would be more for looks and some softcore wheelin'. Would they be ok for that?

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I have 2" shackles..........
I wouldn't recommend them without changing your shackle hangers; they will sway back and forth when driving with the stock hangers - feels very unsafe!
Not bad for off-road though - can't notice very much movement.

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