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Taco Leaf Springs

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by Oury, Aug 2, 2012.

  1. Aug 2, 2012 at 9:09 AM
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    Oury

    Oury [OP] Texas Taco

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    Well, I've put about 160k on my stock rear leaf springs and they have about had it. I am about to get into the market for some more springs but curious to here some insight from some of yall. I honestly won't be towing anything more than a Seadoo 3-seater jetski. I want to retain as much flex as I have with my stock springs but open to idea's where I can improve. I know of someone running 63 Chevy Springs on his double cab, just haven't had a chance to talk with him. Most likely I will always wheel at Hidden Falls (mostly rocks/crawling) , unless I got some extra cash and time.​
     
  2. Aug 2, 2012 at 9:19 AM
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    btw, im not looking for dakars////
     
  3. Aug 2, 2012 at 9:20 AM
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  4. Aug 2, 2012 at 9:25 AM
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    OZ-T Did you get your precious photos ?

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  5. Aug 2, 2012 at 9:25 AM
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    Wheelers has a couple options by Deaver. Alcan can custom make you a set of springs to whatever spec you want. There are the 2 options from All Pro but I'm not sure how much lift you want/need. And of course there's Doug's method of inserting leafs from a donor pack whether it be another Tacoma, Ford or Chevy leaf pack.

    Oh, and Dakars :D
     
  6. Aug 2, 2012 at 12:26 PM
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    For what it is worth,,I put Skyjacker 2"lift springs and shocks on my 05,,,best off road Ride I have owned,...loved it,,looking at changing out my 2110..jim wva
     
  7. Aug 3, 2012 at 3:52 PM
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    Duelly noted Mike & thank you sir....:D
     
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  11. Aug 3, 2012 at 9:41 PM
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    easy there killer, dont want a trade war starting up.........:cool:





























    :p:D

    Oh , did the Padres do anything Dave ??
     
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