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Unread postby Bad Andy » Sat May 30, 2009 7:41 pm

i have 94 sahara that had a hardtop. the guy i got it from had it stolen when he was in Phx. it has a soft top on it. do hard top jeep have a stiffer spring than soft tops? if so is there a way to remove a leaf to soften the ride? any help would be helpful. thanks andy
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Unread postby scrambler 82 » Sat May 30, 2009 8:56 pm

Sure you can remove leafs out of any of the spring packs. Depending on lift or clearance purposes, you can soften them up-this means that they also will de-arch quicker and or wear out easier. As far as being stiffer or softer because of the top-I don't know-kind of makes since though but it may not be that big of a weight difference!
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Unread postby hayseed » Tue Jun 02, 2009 8:38 pm

If you want a better ride spring for some better shocks, I pulled the rancho shocks off my jeep and replaced them with bilstein 5150s and it made a huge difference
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