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spring rate of the front coils?

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by NetMonkey, Nov 3, 2010.

  1. Nov 3, 2010 at 9:14 AM
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    NetMonkey

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    so i have been searching, but all the threads i looked at had different answers.

    so, what is the spring rate of the stock coils and of the silver eibach coils from the toytec lift?

    is stock around 560# ?
    in the threads i have looked at, people say that the eibachs range from 620-650#

    so what is it? :)
     
  2. Nov 3, 2010 at 2:00 PM
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    mikesdoublecab

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    most aftermarket coils are 650

    have no idea what the stocks are...
     
  3. Nov 3, 2010 at 10:45 PM
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    I forget but I remember SR5 coils were 540 and TRDs were 590? Yes the off roads and sports are different coils...
     
  4. Nov 3, 2010 at 10:46 PM
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    eight3one_offroad

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    Eibach silver coils I believe are 620.
     
  5. Nov 4, 2010 at 7:07 AM
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    hah... thats funny. even for the few answers in this thread, its stated that the silver eibach coils range from 620-650. i guess i should just call toytec/eibach and find our for sure :)
     
  6. Nov 4, 2010 at 7:27 AM
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    The silver Eibach I have are stamped #600
     
  7. Nov 4, 2010 at 7:28 AM
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    ok... so i found the answers....


    i called toytec directly and both the red and silver coils for the ultimate kit are eibach springs and are 600# @ 16 inches.

    the stock trd springs are 540# @ 14 inches.

    BTW, they are really nice and hepful at toytec. the lady i talked to went out of her way to answer all my questions :)
     
  8. Nov 4, 2010 at 7:32 AM
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    ya, i guess i coulda gone outside and looked at mine too :)
     
  9. Nov 4, 2010 at 7:44 AM
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    lol...Mine are laying on the floor behind me.:)
     
  10. Nov 4, 2010 at 8:12 AM
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    That's funny. I was told by Toytec that my silver Eibach/ Toytec springs were 620.
     
  11. Nov 4, 2010 at 8:37 AM
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    Some are. The most common Eibach spring rates for the Tacoma are:
    600#
    620#
    and 650#
     
  12. Nov 4, 2010 at 9:17 AM
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    Yeah, mine say 620 on them.
     
  13. Nov 4, 2010 at 9:50 AM
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    hmm.... i will have to look at the coil and see what it says.
     
  14. Nov 15, 2010 at 5:58 PM
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    are the 620 eibachs a rough ride?
     
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