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New all pro leaf pack real bouncing???

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by gacandido2010, Aug 21, 2012.

  1. Aug 21, 2012 at 8:38 PM
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    gacandido2010

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    Installed them today and the ride is real bouncy, normal?
     
  2. Aug 21, 2012 at 9:19 PM
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    Let them settle and then retorque the Ubolts.
     
  3. Aug 21, 2012 at 9:21 PM
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    Konaborne

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    standard or expo?

    all new leaf packs will be stiff at first, though the "bounce" of the leafs should be controlled by your shocks
     
  4. Aug 21, 2012 at 9:26 PM
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    Standard, and 5100s aren't even a year old
     
  5. Aug 21, 2012 at 10:26 PM
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    wait?! do i need to get extended or longer shocks now? >:[
     
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    yes

    to get the best performance from your new springs
     
  7. Aug 21, 2012 at 10:28 PM
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    Newbz. Lol
     
  8. Aug 21, 2012 at 10:30 PM
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    you'll want to

    my stock length 5100's had a hard time handling my 2" toytec AALs
     
  9. Aug 21, 2012 at 10:36 PM
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    any suggestions for rear shocks now? im going mid travel anyway
     
  10. Aug 21, 2012 at 10:39 PM
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    OME nitros... they made to handle the HD springs, that's your issue you don't have enough damping in those 5100s... man that front end is really cranked up... or is it the fenders make it look that way?
     
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    you gotta do some reeeeeeaaaaseaarch
    hard to go mid travel if you didn't even know you needed longer shocks with a 3" leaf pack! :p

    budget- longer 5100's or 5150s
    money- icon/fox/king remote resi
     
  12. Aug 21, 2012 at 10:43 PM
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    haha ive been focusing on the front, not to much knowledge about rear mid travel
     
  13. Aug 21, 2012 at 10:48 PM
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    Have the expos and yes longer brake lines and you will need 10" shocks, bc if you try to flex with your 8" shocks they are going to over extend and you'll max out your shocks which is no bueno
     
  14. Aug 21, 2012 at 10:52 PM
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    Don't think so says its meant for 0-1" lift, you would have to call and ask if its an 8" shaft or a 10" shaft, I do know that fox makes a 10" one ill try to find the link
     
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    if you call up allpro they will tell you exactly what you need and they will be more than happy to help you. they are very knowledgeable and nice over there.
     
  17. Aug 21, 2012 at 11:17 PM
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  19. Aug 21, 2012 at 11:22 PM
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    ^^^HOW DO I KNOW MY EXTENDED travel? 10" maybe??
     
  20. Aug 21, 2012 at 11:26 PM
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    You would need a shock travel of 10" if you click on the link I posted it will show you the specs? Just give dsm a call tomorrow
     
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