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Old 02-11-2020, 01:37 PM   #1
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Greetings everyone. I would like to flip my U-bolts on the front D30 wide track non lifted CJ. The headache is the side with the bigger U-bolt going over the pumpkin cast end. My shocks are not mounted on the spring mount plates, so half the battle is done. Does anyone know a practical solution...
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Old 02-17-2020, 11:58 AM   #2
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Never heard of that. What does reversing the u-bolts do?

 

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Old 02-17-2020, 09:56 PM   #3
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Nothing. Just a little bit of undercarriage clearance. I like how they look, if done correctly.
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Old 02-18-2020, 07:32 AM   #4
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If you've ever sat on top of a stump with the U bolts dug into it, You would know why. It is for a little more and cleaner clearance.

 

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Old 02-18-2020, 11:53 AM   #5
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Very true, Caveman. I just dont want to start a debate here. Just an answer to my post. Thank you.
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Old 03-24-2020, 04:33 PM   #6
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Patrick - not talking you out of your original question...but...something else to consider - https://www.rocky-road.com/jeep-ubolt-skidplate.html

 

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