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Discussion in 'Suspension' started by gopens48, Aug 30, 2010.

  1. gopens48

    gopens48 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Any body on here know a good way to get ahold of these guys? On Friday, one of my coilovers started leaking. I've called and left 3 messages on the phone number on their website. I've also sent e-mails to the address on their site, as well as the (personal?) address for Dave that i used when i orginally ordered the c/o's. So, any body have any other suggestions or anything? Seeing as how i've had these c/o's for a little over 2 months now, I'd really like to see about getting them warrantied or something. Thanks for the info/suggestions.
     
  2. tigerfan00

    tigerfan00 BECAUSE INTERNETS!! Thor

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    yeah good luck with that
     
  3. chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Thor

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    At the price they sold them for, I dont think there is an expresed warranty on them. Any local off road shop should be able to handle the rebuild.
     
  4. gopens48

    gopens48 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    I wish it were that easy for me. I've called just about every off road shop in the phone book here, and no one does rebuilds :(. The closest place i could find that would do it is either in Arizona or California.
     
  5. chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Thor

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    4.10 gears, sliders, lots of buttons, and yellow flashing lights on the dash.
    Im not sure if any special tools are needed with the Leepers, but you may be able to do it yourself. Did you keep your old ones?
     
  6. gopens48

    gopens48 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    I really really really would like to say yes to this, but in all honesty, i'm not sure. I know i left them in my buddies garage when we put the new ones on, but what happened to them after that, i don't know.
     
  7. nighthawk87

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    I had problems with my Leepers too. I know Dave is a good guy but I have seen 2 others with problems plus mine. If anyone else has them, I would start to be seriously doubting the quality.

    I took mine back and got me some Kings...more money but worth it in my opinion.
     
  8. chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Thor

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    No issues with mine yet....
     
  9. nighthawk87

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    ...yet, my fingers are crossed for you. I really liked them but just too bad about the problems I had wiht them
     
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    Crap. I bought a set but I haven't used them.
     
  11. Yoytoda

    Yoytoda The Little Truck That Could

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    if you want to sell ill buy lol
     
  12. chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Thor

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    4.10 gears, sliders, lots of buttons, and yellow flashing lights on the dash.
    I dont see how they would be more or less likely to leak, than any other CO. They use the same internals as others. Im thinking there may have been a burr or a defective seal with those that have had leaks.
     
  13. whippersnapper02

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    Maybe. I'll let you know.
     
  14. lembowski

    lembowski Rompin Around

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    Been running mine pretty hard and knock on wood no leaking or anything.

    They are alittle hard over the bumps, is that something someone could address when then need to be rebuilt later on?
     
  15. chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Thor

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    Yes. You can have the initial compression valving softend up.
     
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