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Broke leaf spring

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by JohnDeere, May 29, 2006.

  1. JohnDeere

    JohnDeere 1/2 ton status

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    Well i broke my cheap leaf spring to day. I wasnt even wheelin and it broke. I drove through a washout that would be like driving off a curb and hurd a ding and found part of my lifter spring on the ground. All it is a long leaf that gets added to the stock spring that push it up.

    here's the peace
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    it broke on my drivers side the back part broke
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    heres the front part
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    heres wut it should look like( here's passanger side)
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    but it waz only a 3inch lift so now time for a new one:D
    ill probly get a tuff country 4 inch with all springs around or bds for there lifetime warrenty on there spring so this wont happen again
    only thing that makes me :mad: is i wasnt wheelin when it broke:(
     
  2. BoondocK5

    BoondocK5 1 ton status Author

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    I have a complete set of 8 inch springs (front and rear) with the new bushings. never been driven on, 4 bills for the set. (Skyjacker)
     
  3. JohnDeere

    JohnDeere 1/2 ton status

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    wow i waz expicting yall to give me crap about my crapy lift
     
  4. 1985_K5_Silverado

    1985_K5_Silverado 1/2 ton status

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    An optimist looks at broken parts as a welcome excuse to upgrade!
     
  5. JohnDeere

    JohnDeere 1/2 ton status

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    o i know and here come the know 4 inch lift
     

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