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Old 02-27-2011, 09:08 PM
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Re: The complete (05-10) WK Grand Cherokee suspension thread

^^what Scotty said...the spring stiffness is most of what keeps the jeep flat through the twisty bits
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Old 02-28-2011, 01:31 AM
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Re: The complete (05-10) WK Grand Cherokee suspension thread

Hey Black Dog, where abouts in BC are you in?
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Old 02-28-2011, 08:53 AM
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Re: The complete (05-10) WK Grand Cherokee suspension thread

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Hey Black Dog, where abouts in BC are you in?
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Old 02-28-2011, 10:19 AM
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Re: The complete (05-10) WK Grand Cherokee suspension thread

I've had the SRT8 springs in for over 6 months now, just with stock shock/struts. It's just a little stiffer than I thought it would be with the Bilstein's which is why I asked. And I'm thinking of eventually getting the Eibach springs.
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Old 02-28-2011, 08:14 PM
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Re: The complete (05-10) WK Grand Cherokee suspension thread

I just got the wk eibachs and wk bilsteins. ive only put the rear shocks in so far,as i need to get the spring isolaters as well. i'll probibaly be getting them put in in about 2 wks(i'll be out of town for the next week) My jeep has all but 115k on it and just those rear shocks made it do everything better. the others HAD to be original, cant wait to get the rest done!
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Re: The complete (05-10) WK Grand Cherokee suspension thread

3 of my OME coils had a few chips in the paint so I painted over them to try to reduse rusts. I probably didn't need to but I did it for a piece of mind before the install on Friday.

I will be painting the JBA's UCA's yellow when I get them.

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Old 03-10-2011, 04:23 PM
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Re: The complete (05-10) WK Grand Cherokee suspension thread

I was just browsing mopar parts america and it gave me some questions...
I was under the impression that srt and non srt had almost the same suspensions with the differences being - springs/struts/shocks ,sways, and sway mounts/brackets. I know the diffs are different, but i thought the susp arms were the same. I was looking at rear control arms as my bushings are toast, and they list srt and non srt, so how are they different, and do they swap? If they are useable and stronger that would be great!
I would ask my dealer, but those fools swear "srt wheels would never fit on a limited because the suspension is too different"
I couldn't believe they list some srt parts (sways anyway) CHEAPER than non srt.
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Re: The complete (05-10) WK Grand Cherokee suspension thread

rear control arms? do you mean the links? yes...they are different if so....they are thicker and mount to that triangular mount that non-SRT's dont have.
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Old 03-10-2011, 05:55 PM
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Re: The complete (05-10) WK Grand Cherokee suspension thread

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do you mean the links? yes...they are different if so....they are thicker and mount to that triangular mount that non-SRT's dont have.
Not the swaybar links (I know what you mean there) ,the trailing arms ( kinda look like 4 link arms) that conect the axle to the chassis.
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Re: The complete (05-10) WK Grand Cherokee suspension thread

Nobody knows about these rear suspension arms? I know my stealership sure doesn't. "we're not a SRT dealership" Is all i get from them. it showed the same mounting bolts (srt vs non)so i would think they would work, but i really hate to be wrong when ordering parts.
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Re: The complete (05-10) WK Grand Cherokee suspension thread

they are the same
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Re: The complete (05-10) WK Grand Cherokee suspension thread

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