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Leaf springs look...wrong..

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by evan164, Oct 15, 2012.

  1. Oct 15, 2012 at 10:42 AM
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    evan164

    evan164 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    My truck doesn't seem to be sagging or anything, but the leaf springs seem to be flat. For some reason, I remember my leaf springs bending more. Could you post a picture of your leaf springs or just tell me what they are supposed to look like. I'm worried I'm going to have to replace mine.
     
  2. Oct 15, 2012 at 10:54 AM
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    Hiatt1991

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    Do you have stock leafs?
     
  3. Oct 15, 2012 at 11:00 AM
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    Go park next to a truck identical to yours and have a look.
     
  4. Oct 15, 2012 at 12:58 PM
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  5. Oct 15, 2012 at 1:03 PM
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    Post pictures of your leaf pack.
     
  6. Oct 15, 2012 at 1:20 PM
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    wrxRome

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    mine were "flat" untill i put the AAL in there
     
  7. Oct 15, 2012 at 4:31 PM
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    Yep
     
  8. Oct 15, 2012 at 4:34 PM
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    That's pretty doable, I'm going to try that
     
  9. Oct 15, 2012 at 5:02 PM
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    Inherent to the vehicle....
    Here's mine three months off the lot. I qualified for the TRD 4 Leaf Pack TSB.
    I see you're out of warranty, so an AAL (Add-A-Leaf) would be your best option, short of a new leaf pack.
    The pic is from a thread I started a couple years ago (link below), asking the same question as your's.
    More Pics in my Gallery

    Do my 2010 Leaf Springs look like they need the TSB ???


    EDIT: w/ 200lb load
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    Good Luck

    CC
     
  10. Oct 16, 2012 at 7:52 AM
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    Good info ^^
     
  11. Oct 16, 2012 at 10:38 AM
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    Post tsb
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