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need new leafs

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by grizzbear, Dec 27, 2011.

  1. grizzbear

    grizzbear [OP] Well-Known Member

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    in the market for new rear leaf spring. i got a 6" procomp stage 2 lift and i wanna ditch the stock rear leafs and that damn lift block. i have searched but cant find what brand of leafs offer the most bang for the buck
     
  2. OZ-T

    OZ-T All of those moments....will be lost.....in time

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    OME 885x , OME shocks and Dakars , Wheelers SuperBumps front and rear , 275/70/17 Hankook ATm , OEM bed mat , Weathertech digifit floor liners , Weathertech in-channel vents , headache rack , Leer 100RCC commercial canopy , TRD bedside decals removed , Devil Horns by Andres , HomerTaco Satoshi
    How tall do you wanna go ? What size is the block being replaced ?
     
  3. grizzbear

    grizzbear [OP] Well-Known Member

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    i wanna keep the truck level when not hauling stuff. the block being replaced is right at 3 inchs. the springs are wore out im guessing cause when i loaded up my 700 grizzly the springs were 2 inchs from the bump stops
     
  4. OZ-T

    OZ-T All of those moments....will be lost.....in time

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    I'm happy with my OME Dakars , they got me 2 3/4" of lift
     
  5. grizzbear

    grizzbear [OP] Well-Known Member

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    BAMFTACO Pabst Blue Ribbon on ice

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    Lift- stock suspension with light racing uppers,tc coil bucket gusset, timbern bumps ,defined extended shackles with shackle brace. Armor- custom tube bumper, kr fab rear bumper,trail gear wiy 78 in sliders Performance-intake manifold spacer, vibrant resonator Random stuff- kenwood head unit,b&m t shifter, hood bug deflector.
    Would you consider getting air bags
     
  7. pyroskier

    pyroskier A country boy can survive

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    -5100's up front w/Eibachs -AllPro Expo packs -Rear 5150's -Granite Alloy GA9's -33x12.5x15 Duratracs -AllPro extended brake line -B.A.M.F. BPV Bracket -18" Magnaflow
    Are you 1st gen or 2nd gen? I love my AllPro Expo leafs. A bit stiff, but it's nice that I can actually haul stuff. I've heard good things about the Dakars as well, although I've heard they go flatter way before the Expos do. If 1st gen, I got about 4.25" of lift in the rear. That'd bring it pretty close to level for you with a 6". Maybe a little bro-lean.
     
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