Leaf spring band

Discussion in '1973-1991 K5 Blazer | Truck | Suburban' started by JudOne, Jun 27, 2001.

  1. JudOne

    JudOne Newbie

    Jun 27, 2001
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    Wouold a missing/broken leaf spring band on the front of one of the front leafsprings cause stearing vibration when going down a grade esp with a trailer or when aplying brakes?
    It would allow leaf speration of leaves.
    Ther is a gap I can stick my finger in between leaves when vehicle is parked but not on other side or back end of that leaf.
    If so what is the best fix.
    Would I have to replace leaf springs or could this be fixed.
    If so recomendations on spring source or repair source and cost apreciated
  2. Prembird

    Prembird 1/2 ton status

    May 15, 2001
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    kc, mo.
    It could cause vibration, there are alot of things that could cause this.. as for fixing it or replacing it.. I know there are places out there that can repait the band that is on it.. If you find someplace that can add a leaf to it then they can also fix the one for you.. But yes it could cause that problem...

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