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6 Lug rear Spring on a 08 access 5 lug?

Discussion in '5 Lug' started by Blackcat10, Jul 17, 2012.

  1. Jul 17, 2012 at 1:10 PM
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    Blackcat10

    Blackcat10 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Do any of you 5 lug (or 6 lug) guys know if a 6 lug rear spring ( dakar or deaver) will fit on a 5 lug? Was looking to go with a shackle flip to gain lift but would rather go with the springs if they will work. I have done the Fat Bobs 1.5 and 2 in. aal and rear still sits low. Just don't want to go around with my ass draggin.:frusty:
     
  2. Jul 17, 2012 at 4:30 PM
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    Kelson

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    yes it will work.

    but, it will drop your truck around 1.5" or so.

    PreRunner/4x4 leafs have less of an arch than 5 Lug leafs.
     
  3. Jul 17, 2012 at 5:15 PM
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    Blackcat10

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    Thanks. Guess I can throw that idea out the window. :(
     
  4. Jul 17, 2012 at 5:55 PM
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    thats what im using .
     
  5. Jul 18, 2012 at 7:33 AM
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    Kelson

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    Timbren's are a good solution from what I've heard. little pricey for massive squishy rubber bumpstops, but they work.
     
  6. Jul 19, 2012 at 6:34 PM
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    next best thing is a shackle flip
     
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