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3 inch block

Discussion in 'Product Reviews' started by FLtaco, Feb 1, 2011.

  1. Feb 1, 2011 at 2:35 PM
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    FLtaco

    FLtaco [OP] Well-Known Member

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  2. Feb 1, 2011 at 2:44 PM
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    KPT

    KPT sees what you did there.

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    It will "work" but blocks promote axle wrap. The bigger the block, the more axle wrap. Not the end of the world, in fact there's a member here running a 6" block.

    You'd be better off with a new leaf pack, like the All-Pro 3" pack, if you have the $$.
     
  3. Feb 1, 2011 at 2:57 PM
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    I have a 2" rear block and it sucks, the only benefit of the block is that the rear rides like stock, not harsh in the slightest
     
  4. Feb 1, 2011 at 4:57 PM
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    Axle wrap? Enlighten me please. I'd be temporary if I did. Untill I could afford the all pro pack or something else. Just after buying spindles and rear 5150s and sone new tires. That extra 400+ is going to suck.
     
  5. Feb 1, 2011 at 4:59 PM
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    They also make your springs wear out faster/

    Who has a 6" block?
     
  6. Feb 1, 2011 at 5:01 PM
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    FLtaco

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    Why's the 2 in block suck?

    Also this axle wrap is it worsened for offroading vehicles or just as likely if you never offroad? I'm a 90% on 10% off road driver
     
  7. Feb 1, 2011 at 5:05 PM
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  8. Feb 9, 2011 at 11:14 AM
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    it sucks because of axle wrap
     

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