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Old 09-24-2011, 10:41 AM   #1
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Deaver Springs and 5100's

I just installed some Deaver leaf packs and 5100's with Toytec 1" shackles and the truck is leaning in the rear to the drivers side. Anybody know why?
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Old 09-26-2011, 03:55 PM   #3
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It's called the taco lean. the gas tank and whatnot is on the drivers side so the trucks tend to "lean" to that side. People usually correct it with a 1/4" spacer
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Old 09-26-2011, 06:30 PM   #5
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sees what you did there.
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Didn't lean before I replaced the leaf packs and shocks. Not noticeable anyway.
That's because the stock springs are side specific, with the drivers side one being stiffer.
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Old 10-02-2011, 12:21 PM   #6
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Not the recommended suggestion from Deaver but the one that makes the most since to me. I am going with the 1/4" spacer. Will let you know how it turns out, thanks...
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How do they ride? I'm window shopping for new rear springs! How much lift did u get out of them?
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