You'd better go back and check your work. I would think something has to be drastically wrong to be 2" off. Are the springs a matched pair? Is a control arm wedged? Did you do anything to the front that would cause such a bias?
Stick Shift, shocks don't control ride height.
'87, 105,000 mile stk short, SN89 Paxton 5 LBS, X303 Hds, E303, Cobra Int, 70 mm TB, 30# injrs, 1 5/8 full leng, no cats, 2 1/2 w/dumps, A5, 3.73, ET R's, Frnt Drag Eibach sprngs, Baseline Relocated upprs, HPM lwr arms, stk rear sprngs 1 coil cut, adj. struts shocks, 3150 w/dr. 1.60 11.39 118.