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Old 02-09-2011
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taking out a rear leaf spring

my front sits alot lower then my back. if i take out a rear leaf spring. will that put ny damage on my rear? or if i take off one it should be ok and how much will it drop it?
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is ur truck 2wd or 4wd? it wont damage the rear and maybe half an inch or an inch. remember ur decresasin your pulling abilities then. if u have a lift block u may wana remove it or go with a smaller oen .
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its 2 wheel drive and i dont really carry anything in the truck bed
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an dno its complete stock height both front and back. just the front sits alot lower than the front and i wanna equal them out. and dont wanna spend money
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pulling leafs is ghetto. get some grade 8 bolts and flip your shackles.
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ok so me flipping the shackle do anything if i take out the bottom leaf spring?
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