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spring bolt size

Discussion in '1973-1991 K5 Blazer | Truck | Suburban' started by blazing86, Oct 28, 2001.

  1. blazing86

    blazing86 1/2 ton status

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    anyone know what size the bolt that goes through the spring to hold the leaves together?
     
  2. dawson444

    dawson444 1/2 ton status

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    I'm pretty sure on my 88 the rear ones were 3/8" I got them really long and cut them down.

    Dawson
    Raleigh, NC

    88 K5, 6" lift, 36" TSL Radials, 14 Bolt, Rancho 9012s
     
  3. WinnipegK5

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    I agree. On my 79 it was 3/8" and mine was fine thread if you think that matters.

    Mike
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  4. K10ANDYKHAMNIC

    K10ANDYKHAMNIC 1/2 ton status

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    i used a 3/8s socket head allen bolt with a stover lock nut cut to length .works great several time heh heh

    WHATS WRONG WITH A 305 ?
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