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i was wondering if anyone has put 56" leaf springs with a shackle flip on their blazer or half ton what i need to know is whick leaf pack did you go with (how many leaves and how thick)? the pack i have in there is super stiff and what i want to do is take out some leaves i'm just not too sure on how many...the truck rides like shit now super stiff! I met dave (truckstuff) a while ago and I think he was saying to go with five leaves plus overload but i got too shittered to remeber [cheers] if i were to use five, which five should i use the longer ones? I think the pack that i have is from a 3/4 ton 7 leaves total plus overload, any help would be great!
07-14-2008, 01:35 PM
Five should do ya just fine.. depends on how much weight you have in the back too..
thanks usually no too loaded, camping, fishing and recovery gear at most do you think i shoud stck with the longer leaves? thanks again!
07-16-2008, 11:35 AM
Longer is better.....
07-18-2008, 06:28 PM
The stock blazer springs are 52'. Use stock 56' 5 leaf springs from a 1/2T. You can also take 56' leaf spring from a 3/4T and remove some leafs. Have to look at the pack to see which ones to remove.
07-26-2008, 02:20 PM
My blazer rides stiff too!
08-23-2008, 11:58 AM
my blazer w/ procomp 4" spings wheels well and they bolt right in. no pissin about
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