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Need help! Trying to find greasable shackle.

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by purple taco, Apr 26, 2011.

  1. Apr 26, 2011 at 11:15 AM
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    purple taco

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    I got allpro leafsprings in back. Need to find greasable shackle with no lift.
     
  2. Apr 26, 2011 at 11:32 AM
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  3. Apr 26, 2011 at 11:35 AM
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    Just get the AllPro 1.5" extended greasable shackles they only lift your truck 3/4" and with the settling of your springs it's shouldn't be much higher then you war now.
     
  4. Apr 26, 2011 at 11:44 AM
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    Wheelers also has oem length greaseable shackles but they are $$. If you are just running the standard pack I'd just get the allpro ones that are a bit longer. If you're running the expos and don't want anymore lift look at wheelers
     
  5. Apr 26, 2011 at 12:51 PM
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    The ome greasables are no lift.
     
  6. Apr 26, 2011 at 2:13 PM
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    I thought the ome only fit with the drakar leafs?
     
  7. Apr 26, 2011 at 2:16 PM
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    Thnx guys. Im gonna get the allpro shackle. Any idea how much lift I will lose from the springs settling?
     
  8. Apr 26, 2011 at 3:35 PM
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    shitroc

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    the ones available through wheelers are OME and are suppose to only work with Dakar leafs, but the only thing that needs to be changed on them for them to fit on stock leafs and perhaps allpro leafs is the lower bushings need to be trimmed down a bit to fit in the eye. took me a few minutes per bushing and they fit perfect.
     
  9. Apr 26, 2011 at 3:37 PM
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  10. Apr 26, 2011 at 3:39 PM
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  11. Apr 26, 2011 at 5:10 PM
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    They also offer an "oem" style greaseable shackle for about 115
     
  12. Apr 26, 2011 at 6:27 PM
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    they are the OME ones,i got the receipt to prove it lol. it just doesnt say it in the write up on their site. i guess its because the greasable shackle kit only comes with the shackles,bolts,nuts and lock washers. wheelers adds in the bushings needed. the bag under the ome box is the bushings they provide.
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  13. Apr 26, 2011 at 6:39 PM
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    What! They charge $25 bucks more just to add in some bushings?
     
  14. Apr 26, 2011 at 6:53 PM
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    Yah its 91.50$ for the shackles then 10$ for one set of bushings and 13 $ for the other
     
  15. Apr 26, 2011 at 6:56 PM
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    Hmmm I wonder if I could replace those bushings with the expo bushings :spy: I think for now I'll stick with stock ucas and the later on I may get the .75" lift shackles from ap if my expos break in accordingly
     
  16. Apr 26, 2011 at 10:14 PM
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    i got toyotec 1'' shackles. only 65 bucks..
     
  17. Apr 27, 2011 at 5:19 AM
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    Greaseable?
     
  18. Apr 27, 2011 at 5:40 AM
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    the only greasable shackle I could find on toytec site was ome. did I miss somthing?
     
  19. Apr 27, 2011 at 1:21 PM
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    shitroc

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    Toytec has 1" and 2" shackles but they are not greasable
     
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