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Leaf spring squeak

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by dunkhi, Feb 23, 2009.

  1. dunkhi

    dunkhi [OP] CSULB socal

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    Craig Sirois
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    Toytec Coilover kit. Bilstein's 5100. Alcoa Wheels. General Tires. Magnaflow Cat-back. BLHM. Yellow fogs. 13TW5 jl sub. Stewart Decals.
    i went off roading last weekend there was some mud.

    and now my leaf springs squeak like a dying squirrel

    ive used a pressure hose and wd-40

    still taunting me.

    any suggestions?
     
  2. jhodge83

    jhodge83 Any dog under 50# is a cat and cats are useless... Staff Member

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    wat?
    i think there is an actual leaf spring grease
     
  3. chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Staff Member

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    Take your truck to a car wash and pressure wash the sit out of the springs. Get all that mud out of them, and the squeak should stop.
     
  4. dunkhi

    dunkhi [OP] CSULB socal

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    squeaking is so annoying.

    like the worst possible frequency
     
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