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Best Price on Dakars?

Discussion in 'Deals & Coupons' started by Brunes, Dec 30, 2011.

  1. Dec 30, 2011 at 4:48 PM
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    Shopping prices for parts- Wanted to see if anyone else had any leads.


    TRDParts4U- 394.76 for the springs plus 54.94 for the AALs. 75 or so in shipping.

    Wheelers- 400 even for springs, 58 even for the AALs. They have a poly bushing that I'm thinking about instead of trying to re-use the old runner ones. E-mailed for a shipping quote- but knowing what I spent last time- I think it will be more than TRDParts.

    Toytec- 399.98 for the springs and they don't sell the other stuff.

    LowRangeOffroad- 368.52 for the Dakars and 24.56 (??) for the AALs. Looks like about 111.92 for shipping.

    I'll update if anyone has anything to say!!
     
  2. Dec 30, 2011 at 5:31 PM
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    Don't forget to buy centre pin collars
     
  3. Dec 30, 2011 at 5:33 PM
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    Da WHAT?? ::hasn't seen those listed anywhere yet...::
     
  4. Dec 30, 2011 at 5:34 PM
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  5. Dec 30, 2011 at 5:35 PM
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    You don't have to get them from the link shown in that thread , most spring shops will carry them , that's where I got mine
     
  6. Dec 30, 2011 at 5:36 PM
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    Good info I'll be ordering the expedition pack soon!
     
  7. Dec 30, 2011 at 5:39 PM
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    Nifty. I'm not planning on running shims but now you have me wondering.
     
  8. Dec 30, 2011 at 5:39 PM
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    Oh , and Bruines , DSM is selling the Dakars , it's not on their website and they refer to them as the " OME progressive 7 leaf pack " but I was just talking to a guy yesterday or the day before on here that got his from them .
     
  9. Dec 30, 2011 at 5:42 PM
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    It just gives you the ability to run them if you find you need them later , it doesn't have any effect on running them without . I have the collars on mine and no shims .

    If you need shims later and don't put on the collars you would have to completely uninstall the leaf pack to add them .

    It's a no brainer for like $10
     
  10. Dec 30, 2011 at 5:42 PM
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    True enuf. I'll have to snoop around for a spring shop. And get up the balls to tell the wife I'm spending another 500 on the truck suspension.
     
  11. Dec 30, 2011 at 5:45 PM
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    [FONT=Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif]Check with Metal Tech [/FONT][FONT=Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif](800) 839-0684 They were the cheapest when I bought my lift. They don't show the Dakars individually on the website, but I'm pretty sure they do. Just give them a call.
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  12. Dec 30, 2011 at 5:50 PM
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    Thanks for the tips guys. Anyone used the D29XL extra leaves for the Dakar pack??
     
  14. Dec 30, 2011 at 5:56 PM
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    I'm getting them . My Daks have sagged 1/2" since having my Leer cap on full time for the last 6 months
     
  15. Dec 30, 2011 at 6:04 PM
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    I looked into the overloads for my leafpack to account for the CBI rear bumper with swingout, after talking to Jonny at Wheelers I went with a standard pack with timbren bumps it has worked out really well. I used a OME carrier bearing drop and no shims and have not had any vibration issues in this configuration.
     
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    They aren't really another overload though , they are another regular leaf , leaving the entire pack with the 2 original overloads .
     
  17. Dec 30, 2011 at 6:18 PM
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    I guess your right I never noticed it was extra full leaf, I always thought it was just an overload.

    Another place to check pricing.
    http://www.sierraexpeditions.com/index.php?l=product_list&c=317
     
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    Just run a nut down the center pin to the head at the bottom and use it like a spacer.

    Also, these only seem necessary if you're using axle shims.
     
  19. Dec 30, 2011 at 7:54 PM
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    Exactly what I said Jan
     
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    Was it somewhere else in there? I pretty much just replied after quotin' that.
     
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