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Question regarding an AAL

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by pivey14, Jan 22, 2013.

  1. pivey14

    pivey14 [OP] I'm A Grinder

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    I'm wanting to put 5100's all around with the front Billies set @ .85 with Eibach Coils. This should give me 2.5". I only have 3 leafs in the rear. If I add a fourth leaf (Toytech TSB 1.5") will it level my truck? Will it sag and make my truck "bro lift"? Thanks for any help
     
  2. evanmb31

    evanmb31 Well-Known Member

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    Should be about level or slightly higher in the rear, you could go with 2" AAL if you are worried about the nose being to high
     
  3. pivey14

    pivey14 [OP] I'm A Grinder

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    Gotcha, Thanks.
     
  4. pivey14

    pivey14 [OP] I'm A Grinder

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    are the Toytech TSB 1.5" AAL known to sag?
     
  5. JonnyBb

    JonnyBb I have to return some videotapes

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    Work in progress, but installed so far; 265/70/17 Duratracs, Spidertrax, OME885X coils with OME lean spacer, OME N140S and N182 shocks, Wheeler's 1.5" 3 Leaf Progressive AAL (kept the overload), LR UCAs. TP14 spacers
    ^^^This. I went up 2.75" in front and put a 1.5" Wheelers 3 leaf prog AAL on a non-TSB rear and I've got .25-.5" of rake. I left the overload in.
     
  6. evanmb31

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    How do your stock leaf springs look? Because they will sag over time probably, mine stock springs sagged very fast from carrying heavy loads. So i went with dakars over AAL
     
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    Mine did. I had to add a 1" block to keep the truck from being higher in the front with 885's on 5100's in the front (2.5ish inch lift)

    Edit: And i never had anything more than a small portable toolbox and mountain bike in the bed.
     
  8. pivey14

    pivey14 [OP] I'm A Grinder

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    I may just step up to the 2" AAL and let it just settle for a little rake.
     
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