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Witch one?

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by Bearskill, Sep 21, 2009.

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Which springs?

Poll closed Dec 30, 2009.
  1. Old Man Emu 2.75" Leafs with extra AAL.

    36.4%
  2. Alcan custom made leafs

    36.4%
  3. Other?

    27.3%
  1. Sep 21, 2009 at 11:30 PM
    #1
    Bearskill

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    I hear good and bad about both OME and Alcan leafs. If you had a pre runner and wanted springs to reduce the axle wrap of the stock springs, get 3" of lift and match the quality of your Icons up front, witch would you get? If other, please tell me what they would be!
     
  2. Sep 21, 2009 at 11:34 PM
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    tigerfan00

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    what about Deavers?
     
  3. Sep 21, 2009 at 11:37 PM
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    Bearskill

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    I hear that the deavers flex alot. While that is good, I don't want to loose any whieght capasity.
     
  4. Sep 22, 2009 at 8:24 AM
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    nelson18matt

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    yeah, they do. i love my deavers but when i throw anything relativly heavy the rear sags alot. deaver can build you a custom pack to suit your needs but that prob can get kinda expensive. dakars are prob your best bet.

    wheelersoffroad.com has leaf packs too
     
  5. Sep 22, 2009 at 1:55 PM
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    Colton

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    I'd get Dakars. :)
     
  6. Sep 22, 2009 at 6:15 PM
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    Bearskill

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    Oh ya, and I DO NOT WANT the Taco lean!!!!
     
  7. Sep 22, 2009 at 6:20 PM
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  8. Sep 22, 2009 at 6:56 PM
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    wheelersoffroad.com has leaf packs too[/quote]

    Ya, Wheelers.com is awesome! Thats who Im going through regaurdless of what I end up getting.
     
  9. Sep 22, 2009 at 7:03 PM
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    Hey, quick side question. Is the "Taco Lean" due to the gas tank and the driver are on the same side? And over time the extra whieght sags that side spring faster? I could be asking a dumb question, but it would not be my first one. Thanks and keep the votes comming!!!
     
  10. Sep 22, 2009 at 7:57 PM
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    yeah, battery is on that side too. if you get CO's you can kinda compensate for the lean, i did but it's still there kinda. just gotta take the 1 bad thing about these trucks w/ all the good shit
     
  11. Sep 22, 2009 at 8:03 PM
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  12. Sep 22, 2009 at 10:25 PM
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    I don't get the witches.:confused:
     
  13. Sep 22, 2009 at 10:27 PM
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    you typed "witch one" instead of "which one" on the title LOL
     
  14. Sep 22, 2009 at 10:36 PM
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  15. Sep 23, 2009 at 7:28 PM
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    Bump. I know this topic is beat to death, but last deployment I ran a poll on what coilovers to get. Icons won the poll and I couldn't be happier with them! Hope you all steer me in the right direction again!:D
     
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