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Old 09-25-2014, 10:57 AM   #1
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Question 4x4 Suspension rebuild

I'm pretty sure the previous owner neglected the maintenance of the suspension so I'm planning a complete front end suspension rebuild in the spring, replacing the rear shocks, and probably not doing anything with the leafs they appear to be in decent shape. For a street driven daily what would you guys recommend as far as what I should replace and what brand to go with? I don't mind spending some money on quality parts but I don't need to go overkill b/c I'll never be offroading.
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Old 09-25-2014, 11:56 AM   #2
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I'm sure replacing the tired bushings would be more than enough
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Old 10-01-2014, 12:59 PM   #3
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just did mine,thing was all over the road. Replaced center link, tie rod ends, control arm bushings and ball joints and steering box. If i could detect any wear it went. Took it in and had it aligned and it is still what i consider loose. maybe i am just used to a dodge deisel. got this for a huntin truck. it does have 31/10.5/15 tires.
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Old 10-02-2014, 08:08 AM   #4
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bushings, TREs, balljoints, idler arm, and centerlink. the IFS would be brand new then.
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it is.....wheel bearings and cv joints are all that did not get replaced. gonna tear into the rear spring bushings next.
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hi - dvdswan
i see u have fender flares on your truck, any idea where i can get a set for my truck?
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hi - dvdswan
i see u have fender flares on your truck, any idea where i can get a set for my truck?
junkyards are full of them. or you can PM david29, I'm sure he has a set or 2 around.
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