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How long should i wait to ride?

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by Drew5387, Jul 24, 2011.

  1. Jul 24, 2011 at 8:08 PM
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    Drew5387

    Drew5387 [OP] You can't fix stupid

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    I am ordering a new suspension in the next couple of weeks. And my question is how long should I wait to take my truck out to go ridin, like making it flex and what not. I don't know if there is a waiting amount of time for the new shocks and coils and leafs to get broke in before i go out and test them out. I just don't want to spend alot of money, then have my new suspension all jacked up.
     
  2. Jul 24, 2011 at 8:10 PM
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    08pretaco

    08pretaco Almost there

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    taking it out will help settle the suspension :)
     
  3. Jul 24, 2011 at 8:12 PM
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    Usually the first thing I do after installing new suspension components is go straight to the trail and flex it out and whatnot to make sure everything works properly.

    No break in for suspension. Just be sure to re-torque all the hardware after the first 100miles.
     
  4. Jul 24, 2011 at 8:12 PM
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    Drew5387

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    Alright. Thats exactly what i wanted to hear. Thanks!
     
  5. Jul 24, 2011 at 9:47 PM
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  6. Jul 24, 2011 at 9:49 PM
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    Drew5387

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    I will be ordering it this week. So ill post pics on here when it gets installed
     
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