View Full Version : leaf springs,

Explorer guy418
08-25-2006, 08:14 PM
is it harsh bad to take out a couple leaf springs to gain more flex

08-25-2006, 08:34 PM

just don't take out too many.

It will lower the ride hieght and also make it ride softer, bottom out easier, and have less load capacity, but it won't do any harm other than they will wear out faster because they'll flex more now.

usually best to start by removing the shortest leaf (or overload if there is one)

08-25-2006, 10:43 PM
Might get some mad axle wrap.

But hey, it's free, so WTF. Try it.

Mr Vic
08-25-2006, 10:53 PM
with SUA you probably won't get much axle wrap so giver and tell us how it worked out