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tuff country springs which way?

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by johnathan, Oct 17, 2005.

  1. johnathan

    johnathan 1/2 ton status

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    I just recieved my front springs.Now my question is which way do they mount there is a smaller bushing on one end and larger on the other.
     
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    should they have come with any hardware? I ordered from ORD
     
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    monster man 1/2 ton status

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    no hardware- you reuse your u-bolts, your stock spring bolts front and rear and stock shackles. The small bushing goes at the rear, the large "military" wrap leave, that loops all the way over the top, goes in the front
     
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    mine didnt come with any hardware or anything at all. just the springs. but i cant remember which way it went and i dont have access to my truck right now. sorry
     
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    thanks for the input,niether end is wrapped though.
     
  6. Desert Rat

    Desert Rat Fetch the comfy chair

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    My TC springs had a sticker on them that pointed to the front. But, they were facing the wrong way and I had to paint over them. I'll see if I can post some pics later when I get home.
     
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    wow, I didn't even notice when I put mine on that the wrap didn't match the stock springs. In any case, the larger bushing goes in the front
     

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