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spring perch spacing on a 1ton van

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by 55Willy, Jun 15, 2006.

  1. 55Willy

    55Willy 3/4 ton status

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    I know the axel is wider but what pad spacing does it have? same as a 1ton truck or not?
     
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    55Willy 3/4 ton status

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    bumpity bump
     
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    :( no sorry
     
  4. 4X4HIGH

    4X4HIGH 1 ton status Premium Member GMOTM Winner

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    I just went out in the garage and measured mine for you and it is 50" center to center on the perches.
     
  5. 55Willy

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    50" yikes :O then it looks to me like I could weld on my new perches without taking the old ones off (for now) I like the fact it is 70" WMS to WMS, no need for spacers.
     
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    4X4HIGH 1 ton status Premium Member GMOTM Winner

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    Yep, i was thinking the same thing since my perches are full cast and don't look easy to remove.
     
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    the full cast ones are easy, took me 15min per side
    cut across the center pin hole to the tube, than the welds on each side
    pound on it with a BFH and it comes off
     

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