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Good AAL pack for post TSB?

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by cleanTRDmachine, May 5, 2011.

  1. May 5, 2011 at 8:21 AM
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    cleanTRDmachine

    cleanTRDmachine [OP] watch the meat

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    Im looking for an additional leaf pack to get in addition to my Toyota aal tsb? Im not satisfied with how much it can haul.

    note: Im also am 2.5in higher in the front because of my lift.

    Any suggestions?
     
  2. May 5, 2011 at 8:26 AM
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    Pugga

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    I'm pretty happy with the Icon 3-leaf progressive AAL. I put it on and kept the factory overload underneath for a little extra lift and hauling ability although I don't think I'll ever bottom them out unless I'm hauling over the truck's capacity.
     
  3. May 5, 2011 at 8:29 AM
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    I ripped out the Toyota 4 leaf pack and replaced it with the OME Dakars
     
  4. May 5, 2011 at 8:34 AM
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    any ideas for keeping the stock ride high of the TSB springs but adding strength other than air bags? i have the tsb and anything over 400lbs is still a joke
     
  5. May 5, 2011 at 9:07 AM
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    OZ-T

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    I think airbags are your only option to stay at stock height .
     
  6. May 5, 2011 at 9:16 AM
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    Go directly to a company like Alcan and have them make a custom set of leaf springs for you. You can specify the ride height and the weights you want to haul typically. Other than airbags, this may be your only choice. You can fill out a form online and they'll e-mail you a quote within a day for your new springs. They're a little more expensive than Dakars.
     
  7. May 5, 2011 at 9:18 AM
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    theres those Road Master helper springs. there is two comanies when you google it so find the one from America.
     
  8. May 5, 2011 at 2:18 PM
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    Have a link for them? I can't find them on their site? :confused:
     
  9. May 5, 2011 at 2:25 PM
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    I bought mine from Downsouth Motorsports although I don't see them listed on their site anymore... I'd shoot one of their guys a PM to see how to order them. They're about $150 + shipping (I think it was around 175-180 total). Wheeler's Off Road sells their own version but they were out of stock when I went to order so I went with the Icon version from DSM.
    www.downsouthmotorsports.com
    http://www.wheelersoffroad.com/05uptacoaal.htm

    Overall I'm happy with the results but am now chasing out some slight vibrations that were brought on by the lift. I think a CB drop will do it.
     
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