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expedition leaf pack install

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by johnw, Jun 5, 2011.

  1. Jun 5, 2011 at 9:16 AM
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    johnw

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    well you asked for specs..... 06 trd sport speedway blue V-6 4.0 camburg lift spindles extended travel icons total chaos lowers allpro 4" leaf pack 17" xd hoss rims 305/65/17 mickey thompson baja atz Allpro hybrid bumper with 3 kragen HID lights color matched headlights grill craft grill AFE stage 3 CAI wicked flow muffler under cover bed cap inside i have..... wet okole real tree camo seat cover blue oznium dome light stealth sub box with 2 10" kicker comp subs kicker 400 watt amp weathertech floor mats
    hey im just wondering on how the expedition leafs are suposed to be installed is it long side towards the bark or the front and what are the torque specs for the front and rear botls and u-bolts?
     
  2. Jun 5, 2011 at 9:41 AM
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    well you asked for specs..... 06 trd sport speedway blue V-6 4.0 camburg lift spindles extended travel icons total chaos lowers allpro 4" leaf pack 17" xd hoss rims 305/65/17 mickey thompson baja atz Allpro hybrid bumper with 3 kragen HID lights color matched headlights grill craft grill AFE stage 3 CAI wicked flow muffler under cover bed cap inside i have..... wet okole real tree camo seat cover blue oznium dome light stealth sub box with 2 10" kicker comp subs kicker 400 watt amp weathertech floor mats
    bump im about to go install these
     
  3. Jun 5, 2011 at 10:45 AM
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    well you asked for specs..... 06 trd sport speedway blue V-6 4.0 camburg lift spindles extended travel icons total chaos lowers allpro 4" leaf pack 17" xd hoss rims 305/65/17 mickey thompson baja atz Allpro hybrid bumper with 3 kragen HID lights color matched headlights grill craft grill AFE stage 3 CAI wicked flow muffler under cover bed cap inside i have..... wet okole real tree camo seat cover blue oznium dome light stealth sub box with 2 10" kicker comp subs kicker 400 watt amp weathertech floor mats
    Help please
     
  4. Jun 5, 2011 at 10:58 AM
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    theduck911 Max's Canadian Twin

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    The torque specs are as follows:
    U bolts: 75 ft-lbs
    Shackle bolts, and all others connecting the spring to the truck are 89#
    Lower shocks mounting bolt is 74#, and the top nut is 15#

    Courtesy of Chris4x4!
     
  5. Jun 5, 2011 at 11:01 AM
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    well you asked for specs..... 06 trd sport speedway blue V-6 4.0 camburg lift spindles extended travel icons total chaos lowers allpro 4" leaf pack 17" xd hoss rims 305/65/17 mickey thompson baja atz Allpro hybrid bumper with 3 kragen HID lights color matched headlights grill craft grill AFE stage 3 CAI wicked flow muffler under cover bed cap inside i have..... wet okole real tree camo seat cover blue oznium dome light stealth sub box with 2 10" kicker comp subs kicker 400 watt amp weathertech floor mats
    lol thanks also if you know what direction do the springs go? because i cant find anypics on the 2nd gens that show how in what direction the springs go and how does the ebrake line mount to the springs
     
  6. Jun 5, 2011 at 11:02 AM
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    theduck911 Max's Canadian Twin

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    The end with the single spring mounts to the shackles (left side in pic below) and the one that looks like two springs bend in a circle mount to the front (right side in pic below).

    My e-brake line is just free floating, has been fine for the last 4months!

    [​IMG]
     
  7. Jun 5, 2011 at 11:10 AM
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    well you asked for specs..... 06 trd sport speedway blue V-6 4.0 camburg lift spindles extended travel icons total chaos lowers allpro 4" leaf pack 17" xd hoss rims 305/65/17 mickey thompson baja atz Allpro hybrid bumper with 3 kragen HID lights color matched headlights grill craft grill AFE stage 3 CAI wicked flow muffler under cover bed cap inside i have..... wet okole real tree camo seat cover blue oznium dome light stealth sub box with 2 10" kicker comp subs kicker 400 watt amp weathertech floor mats
    so there aint no way to mount it to it? you would have thought they would make a mount for it
     
  8. Jun 5, 2011 at 11:13 AM
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    I never even tried too, but you could probably figure out a way to do it, but I've checked on it frequently and there's no signs of wear (on the outside), and it pulls/stretches with the truck when it flexs
     
  9. Jun 5, 2011 at 11:21 AM
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    Grey wire MOD, deck plate, diff breather MOD, 2nd gen. OME 883# on Tundra 5100's, OMD custom 3" leafsprings, rear shock relocation, Ivan Stewart TRD rims w/285/75/16's, '02 bumper MOD, Famous Fabrications sliders , LED interior/exterior lights, bed bar, Custom tube bumper, Old school KC day lighters,Red Ring 8" HID flood, Kenwood vhf 2M.. umm some other shit I'm forgetting right now

    The 2nd gens I've installed rear springs on have been on center eye to eye, meaning theres no "longside" or "shortside" like on 1st gens, maybe a dumb question but sure you got the right springs ?? (srry man , had to ask)
     
  10. Jun 5, 2011 at 11:36 AM
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    well you asked for specs..... 06 trd sport speedway blue V-6 4.0 camburg lift spindles extended travel icons total chaos lowers allpro 4" leaf pack 17" xd hoss rims 305/65/17 mickey thompson baja atz Allpro hybrid bumper with 3 kragen HID lights color matched headlights grill craft grill AFE stage 3 CAI wicked flow muffler under cover bed cap inside i have..... wet okole real tree camo seat cover blue oznium dome light stealth sub box with 2 10" kicker comp subs kicker 400 watt amp weathertech floor mats
    tyhey are even lengths and yes i have the correct ones
     
  11. Jun 5, 2011 at 11:41 AM
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    Thank God for that one huh !!!:D Looks like you have a stout side & a slightly thinner side is this right or is it my senior eyes playing games with me ? If I'm right I'd put the stout side forward & the more flexible side to the back...
     
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