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Old 08-19-2011, 02:44 PM   #1
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What's the BEST Leaf Pack Available

hi guys, im looking to swap out my lift blocks in place of full 6in leaf packs. I've been doing some research on GOOGLE n elsewhere and I just wanted to get your input as to what would be the best overall leaf pack out there. Experiences, ride quality, product quality, price, etc.

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That's a broad question with a lot of answers. What are you looking for in a leaf pack?

Basic things to consider (among others) are:
Lift
Carrying capacity
Suspension wheel travel
Ride comfort empty
Ride comfort loaded
Price
Availability/replacement costs

You'll need to provide more information before we can do the same.
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That's a broad question with a lot of answers. What are you looking for in a leaf pack?

Basic things to consider (among others) are:
Lift
Carrying capacity
Suspension wheel travel
Ride comfort empty
Ride comfort loaded
Price
Availability/replacement costs

You'll need to provide more information before we can do the same.
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x2 on Alcan, seeing as you have a six inch lift
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Old 08-19-2011, 02:57 PM   #9
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x2 on Alcan, seeing as you have a six inch lift
Yea, there are many good packs out there like expos and deavers, but choices are limited when it comes to 6" lifts.
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They provide 8 inches of lift right?
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Old 08-19-2011, 03:00 PM   #11
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They provide 8 inches of lift right?
Yes and they are what make the Veyron have 1001hp.
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That's a broad question with a lot of answers. What are you looking for in a leaf pack?

Basic things to consider (among others) are:
Lift
Carrying capacity
Suspension wheel travel
Ride comfort empty
Ride comfort loaded
Price
Availability/replacement costs

You'll need to provide more information before we can do the same.
lift - will be in place of current block/aal combo. swapping current setup for full leaf packs.
carrying cap -not really towing or carrying anything... onther than the occational cooler of beer while offroading. about 92% no load in bed of truck.
sus/wheel travel -looking to get the same amount just as long as its not under. if it provides more travel thats ok too. i dont want a too stiff ride but thats all up to debate. i understand that with replacement of springs will automatically bring a different ride feel and i am fully aware and prepared to deal with it.
ride comfort -its a lifted vehicle, and it goes off road. im not driving a lexus. nuff said. loaded -i just dont want to be dragging ass while towing or fully loaded.
price - around 600-800 i guess.
availability -idk, as long as the shits build right and dont break im good. plus i know of a local spring shop that can help me out if i run into trouble. they just dont make custom packs
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........call Alcan.
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pretty much i just wanna see if its worth it, to get rid of my lift blocks n also the little bit of axle wrap n stuff

ya i figured. thanks Thayer -i called josh at alcan, he quoted me about 650 -shipped. sounds like a good deal
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pretty much i just wanna see if its worth it, to get rid of my lift blocks n also the little bit of axle wrap n stuff

ya i figured. thanks Thayer -i called josh at alcan, he quoted me about 650 -shipped. sounds like a good deal
If you're not worried about spending 800 bucks, then its definitely worth it. Is it gona hurt anything if you leave the blocks and aal for a little while longer??? I would say not. It's your call.
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