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Old 10-02-2012, 08:38 PM   #1
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Exclamation 02 Suspension Replacement HELP!!!

Hey guys and gals,

The dealio

Looking to replace my front struts and rear leaf springs. Currently everything is OE and in semi-bad shape. My leaf springs are flattened out instead of being a smiley-face and getting to be a rainbow shape-----not good----. The front struts are almost to short to clear the 17x9 Gear Recoil rims with Cooper Discoverer AT3 265-65/R17 tires I have. If i turn to tight the tires scrape the inside of the wheel well or if i shift the suspension to much, considering I dont have much currently it makes sense.

Front Struts:
I have been considering the Rancho Quick-Lift complete front struts for clear the front. I understand they add 1 inch or so to the front to basically level the truck. Can these struts be lifted more, are they good for that or bad? Better suggestions?
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http://gorancho.com/suspension.php?m..._toyota_tacoma

Leaf Springs:

My leaf springs are in pretty bad shape like i said above. They are almost to the point of becoming rainbow shaped instead of flat. Need a replacement soon-ish. Ride is horrible. Anyways onto the point. Looking to replace with NEW or find a Lift kit possibly 2-3 inch kit that provides replacement Leaf Springs, not just an AAL. From what i can find from area dealers no company makes a complete kit anymore that includes Front Struts and Aftermarket Leaf Springs. Any ideas?
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Basically,
looking to replace the suspension for best suspension for LEAST money possible. Any ideas? Thought? Etc? Lemme know.

Thanks,
BehindUranus aka Tripp
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Old 10-05-2012, 08:16 PM   #2
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Why don't you look into OME suspension, cheap and excellent quality.
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