Skip the auto shop - Our mechanics make house calls

Q: Why are there only two blocks in my 2" leveling kit?

asked by on

When I ordered a leveling kit (2") for my jeep to accommodate slightly larger tires, why did it only come with two blocks? Shouldn't there be four 'above spring blocks' to lift the jeep evenly?

gw

My car has 60000 miles.
My car has an automatic transmission.

A: Hello. If your kit only came with 2 blocks,...

Hello. If your kit only came with 2 blocks, then it may be possible that only the rear uses blocks. In most cases, blocks are only used for leaf springs, which most vehicles only use for the rear. Some kits will come with extension brackets for the fronts and leveling blocks for the rear. I would check to see if your vehicle uses one of these kits. If that is not the case, then it may be possible that the kit is missing pieces.

If you notice any unusual noises coming from your wheels, then I recommend having a professional mechanic, such as one from YourMechanic, perform an inspection.

Was this answer helpful?

Need advice from certified mechanic? Get help now!

Over 1000 mechanics are ready to answer your question.
The statements expressed above are only for informational purposes and should be independently verified. Please see our terms of service for more details

Ask a Mechanic
(100% Free)

Have a car question? Get free advice from our top-rated mechanics.

Ask A Mechanic
Over 10,000 questions answered!

Get an instant quote for your car

Our certified mechanics come to you ・Backed by 12-month, 12,000-mile guarantee・Fair and transparent pricing

Get a quote

What others are asking

Q: Engine starting to stall, surging, and poor gas milage. Misfiring

Hi There, It sounds like you may have a couple of issues going on here. There are a number of things that can cause poor fuel mileage. A faulty camshaft position sensor is one of them. The camshaft position sensor...

Q: A.c. running when engine is off.

The blower resistor is shorted and causing the blower to stay on. The resistor is in the blower housing. You will want to have the resistor replaced with a new one in order to remedy this problem.

Q: Engine missing

Misses generally are caused by failing ignition components like spark plugs, ignition coils, ignition wires, etc. But, every once in a while a component like an injector, or a valve spring can fail and cause a misfire similar to an...

Related articles

How Long Does a Heater Control Valve Last?
Keeping the right amount of coolant in a car is essential in keeping the engine at the right temperature. Failing to have the right amount of coolant or even bad elements...
P0052 OBD-II Trouble Code: HO2S Heater Control Circuit High (Bank 2 Sensor 1)
P0052 code definition HO2S Heater Control Circuit High (Bank 2 Sensor 1) What the P0052 code means This code is seen when the Engine Control Module (ECM) tries to control the...
What are the Car Pool Rules in Hawaii?
Hawaii is widely regarded as a land of vacation and relaxation, and as such, its scenic roads and routes are far better known than the state’s freeways. But, as with all...