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new coil springs

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by bigdaddytaco, Sep 7, 2011.

  1. Sep 7, 2011 at 8:17 PM
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    bigdaddytaco

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    i have a old man emu 3 inch lift with a arb bumper and a wench and the front is starting to sag would a new set of coil springs raise itup a little bit
     
  2. Sep 7, 2011 at 8:24 PM
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    If I had a dime every time someone talked about their wench ;)...what coils are on it now? I'd recommend the 883 coils for your application but even then they might sag with all that weight
     
  3. Sep 7, 2011 at 8:28 PM
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    they are the old man emu heavy dutty springs but have been on ther for 5 years or so.and i just saud the wench because that is one of the main reasons for my sag.im just looking for some good heavy duty springs for a 3 inch lift that will last
     
  4. Sep 7, 2011 at 8:34 PM
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    It would help if you knew the part number on them but iirc OME had some issues with sagging springs a while back. I'm sure 883s or 822s would fix this, although id recommend 883s for the higher spring rate.
     
  5. Sep 7, 2011 at 9:01 PM
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    i was looking at the eibach 620 woud those work
     
  6. Sep 7, 2011 at 9:03 PM
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    They should although I don't know how well they will ride with OME shocks. There shouldn't be any problems but you never know when mixing and matching coils and struts
     
  7. Sep 8, 2011 at 7:20 PM
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    dose anyone know if these coil springs will work
     
  8. Sep 8, 2011 at 7:22 PM
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    883's over the eibachs for your app.....they will go better with your shocks and i believe are a tiny bit stiffer then the eibachs to help hold the weight..
     
  9. Sep 8, 2011 at 7:25 PM
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    thanks man i think thats what im gonna get
     
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  13. Sep 8, 2011 at 8:19 PM
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    I believe the 883s are around 588# springs
     
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