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2009 trd sport need to beef up rear leafs

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by douggytundra, Feb 15, 2010.

  1. Feb 15, 2010 at 9:32 AM
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    douggytundra

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    I use my truck for work and also have a cap on the back so i would like to beef up the leafs a little to get it up to stock again. What are my options guys.
     
  2. Feb 15, 2010 at 9:33 AM
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    What do you have now?
     
  3. Feb 15, 2010 at 9:36 AM
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    Just the stock 2009 trd sport double cab 4x4.
     
  4. Feb 15, 2010 at 9:39 AM
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    Have you had the leaf spring TSB done?
     
  5. Feb 15, 2010 at 9:41 AM
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    was there actually one for the 2009 or was it just for older models. so the answer is no I have not.
     
  6. Feb 15, 2010 at 9:41 AM
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    x2 and look into some airbags.
     
  7. Feb 15, 2010 at 9:44 AM
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    I was looking for leaf replacement or something of that nature.
     
  8. Feb 15, 2010 at 9:45 AM
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    Do you want lift as well?
     
  9. Feb 15, 2010 at 9:47 AM
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    Ok, I need to ask (very new guy; just had my taco 6 days) what is a TSB?
     
  10. Feb 15, 2010 at 9:49 AM
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    Technical Service Bulletin

    Replacement of rear 3-leaf leafs with 4-leaf leafs. And if you dont have a trd, you get the trd billies.
     
  11. Feb 15, 2010 at 9:57 AM
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    And here's the TSB...........


    I Had it done to 2010.
     

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  12. Feb 15, 2010 at 10:24 AM
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    no lift just get it to hold the weight a little more level. Since the weight is in the truck all the time it looks stupid to be tilted back the way it does.
     
  13. Feb 15, 2010 at 10:26 AM
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    You can always get a custom leaf pack made. Other than that the Firestone airbags are cheap and work great from what I hear.

    But since the weight is always in, if you just get a 1" or 1.5" add a leaf it will squat a little bringing you close to stock rear height with no weight.
     
  14. Feb 15, 2010 at 10:28 AM
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    Print the TSB out and take it to your dealer. Take it with a load on and tell them it should not look or ride like it does. If they give you grief, take the TSB out and show it to them. If that doesn't work, roll the TSB up like a cone, and poker the idiot in the eye with it!
     
  15. Feb 15, 2010 at 10:47 AM
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    If the TSB springs don't fix it for you, there was a guy on here who put on some supersprings and did a write up about them here
     
  16. Feb 15, 2010 at 9:03 PM
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    I have a revtek lift w/ add a leafs in the rear, do you think I can still get the TSB? Seems like it is nose high by about 3/4 of an inch. Will measure and speak w/ the dealer
     
  17. Feb 16, 2010 at 5:12 AM
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    Thanks guys for all the help....
     
  18. Jun 21, 2010 at 7:46 AM
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    So I have a '05 TRD and was wondering, can I still get this TSB or does the vehicle need to be in warranty to qualify?

    Thanks
     
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