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leaf springs making squeky noises?

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by lennythetaco, Oct 27, 2009.

  1. Oct 27, 2009 at 2:48 PM
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    lennythetaco

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    my stock leaf springs are making a load squeky noise. ITs only on the passenger side. Any one no wat is this from and how can i fix it because it is pretty annoying. its a dc 09 short bed 4x4 trd off road
     
  2. Oct 27, 2009 at 2:50 PM
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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
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    Access larado tonneau, magnaflow exhaust

    Lube them works great. Jason helped me with mine and its soooo much better.
     
  5. Oct 28, 2009 at 2:39 PM
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    would it better better to jack up the car to lube them or can you do it with it just standing normal. Also wats a good brand of lube to use
     
  6. Oct 28, 2009 at 2:43 PM
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    You don't absolutly need to lift it it would just make it easier especially on the pad that's furthest to the back becuase if you don't your screwdriver/pryer will be touching the very bottom of the fender. It doesn't seem to make prying them open too much harder not lifted though.
     
  7. Oct 29, 2009 at 12:57 AM
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    I use dry teflon lube from the hardware store. Works like a charm and doesn't collect dust. Same thing I was recommeded to use on my total chaos ball joints. There's a touch of wax in it so it coats the pieces and doesn't wear off too quickly.
     
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