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Who makes springs with green bushings?

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by Sandman, Oct 31, 2003.

  1. Sandman

    Sandman 3/4 ton status Author

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    Traded into a set of 4" front springs of unknown makers. They have green bushings and I was wondering if anybody know who made them or any guesses. I was trying to get an idea of the spring rate to see if I should soften them up before the install. Thanks.
     
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    Green?? /forums/images/graemlins/thinking.gif
     
  3. Sandman

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  4. Greg72

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    Traded into a set of 4" front springs of unknown makers. They have green bushings and I was wondering if anybody know who made them or any guesses. I was trying to get an idea of the spring rate to see if I should soften them up before the install. Thanks.

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    /forums/images/graemlins/thumb.gif Those are Sierra Club Springs!!! /forums/images/graemlins/thumb.gif

    Designed to be so STIFF that it will be impossible to actually get offroad (where we just KNOW you'll be tearing up the environment, and throwing your beercans everywhere)






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  5. Sandman

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    lol!!!! bds used blue bushings... never seen or heard of green ones tho...

    j
     
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    Ive seen aftermarket green ones before. Not necesarily the manufacturers bushing. I got yellow (bling) in my BDS springs, gav me about 50extra hp.
     

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