Suspension rear

Asked by Sep 11, 2009 at 01:03 AM about the 1988 Jeep Cherokee

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

The back of car acts like it has no shocks

3 Answers


Most likely your rear shocks and springs are gone. The rear springs going on XJs is quite a common thing


if your stock bro just use S-10 leafs and a spacer and the front and replace all the shocks and your ride should ride 5x better....


+2. As oddly as it sounds, XJs will have sagging spring issues after time. Shocks, most likely shot. You could do what the first poster reccomended with the S-10 springs, aka "Bastard Packing", but for what an O.E set goes for, thats honestly your best bet.

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