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AllPro Expedition Leaf Spring install...

Discussion in 'All-Pro Off Road' started by MonkeyProof, Jan 7, 2011.

  1. Apr 10, 2011 at 9:01 PM
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    kd8awe

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    Thanks
     
  2. Apr 10, 2011 at 9:20 PM
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    malander

    malander That's some tight butthole

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    That set up looks great. I take it those are kings? set at 3"? What length 5150 did you need to run those springs? stock mounting location I presume?
     
  3. Apr 10, 2011 at 9:22 PM
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    Gincoma

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    Yours is a 1st gen it doesnt count...:D nice dude I heard they are good leafs...OP your lucky..
     
  4. Apr 10, 2011 at 9:56 PM
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    kd8awe

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    I think that I received the wrong springs.

    Truck Spring install 008.jpg
    Truck Spring install 009.jpg
     
  5. Apr 10, 2011 at 10:04 PM
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    ExpoSpy

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    Just by looking at Monkeyproof's old leaf packs it does look like you have the wrong ones. His are AP4505T's not AP4500T's like yours say. Uh oh! :ohsnap:
     
  6. Apr 10, 2011 at 10:07 PM
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    MonkeyProof

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    that be a big oooops...i think the actual part number is 4505T-AP-3-PR, but don't quote me on that as i don't work there
     
  7. Apr 10, 2011 at 10:11 PM
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  8. Apr 10, 2011 at 10:12 PM
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    Ya the all-pro website says 4505T-AP-3EX-PR for the 05+ tacos (expedition leafs).
    Also it says 4500T-AP-3EX-PR for first gens (expedition leafs).
     
  9. Apr 10, 2011 at 10:13 PM
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  10. Apr 10, 2011 at 10:16 PM
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    MonkeyProof

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    i'd ask for a T-shirt and some extra stickers, maybe a koozie too for the frustrations haha hint hint
     
  11. Apr 10, 2011 at 10:19 PM
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    lol.
     
  12. Apr 11, 2011 at 8:04 AM
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    Thats whis I tought. I just woke up and checked their web site an saw that. Thanks everyone.

    Additonal...

    Just got off the phone with Allpro. They don't have the correct springs. I was told it would be a month. John is looking into what he can do to correct the problem.

    Thanks again for everyones input.
     
  13. Apr 11, 2011 at 12:25 PM
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    Im wondering how well these would work on the 2nd gens with the 6" lift.

    I need some new leaf springs for my 05 bad but I have a 6" lift
     
  14. Apr 11, 2011 at 12:30 PM
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    kd8awe

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    IF you added a 3" block it would work.
     
  15. Apr 11, 2011 at 12:33 PM
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    Hmmmmm im gonna look into this.

    My springs are shot and I really cant afford a custom set of alcans ($600+) to match my lift. I wouldnt have a problem running a block since I dont wheel m truck.
     
  16. Apr 13, 2011 at 8:10 PM
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    Sucks to hear about the mix-up bro, I bet you will check part numbers for a long time after this, lol. I'd done the same thing and been like WTF All-Pro.

    MonkeyProof can you post a pic of your truck w/o the trailer?
     
  17. Apr 13, 2011 at 8:14 PM
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    Tomorrow ill get a pic up if I remember.
     
  18. Apr 20, 2011 at 2:35 PM
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    I just got these installed on Friday.... I freak'n love them. When I had the old TRD 16" rims and rugged fails, plus the spare KM2 285/75/R16 in the back and the old leafs and sway bar.... the truck road like absolute butter on the road. Even with very little weight in the back... it's stiff (like a truck should be) but absorbs bumps at speed like candy. Couldn't be happier.

    Pic installed from side level (front needs to be cranked up quite a bit, been waiting on settling)
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    Pic with the AllPro U-bolt Flip from back
    [img]https://lh4.googleusercontent.com/_ESQyNIneJUc/TapczwD-CbI/AAAAAAAAEYM/0pExBKR8iDE/s640/DSC_0031.JPG

    I don't have any better pics atm of them installed though. But yea, +1 these springs rock!
     
  19. Apr 20, 2011 at 2:48 PM
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    darcivic00si

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    I also recently got these springs installed. They are perfect! I have alot of weight in the back with the bumper and bed cap.

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  20. Apr 20, 2011 at 3:59 PM
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    Looks Great Darci! Glad to see everything worked out. :thumbsup:
     
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