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Rear 6" leafs work on the front end?

I've got a complete 6" lift.for a 06. Coils.

I have a 03. Can i just use the rear springs and bolt then to the axle?


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I would think that everything BUT the coils would work. The rear leafs didn't change until 2008. If you are using a Pro Comp lift with 23311 rear leafs, Pro Comp says you need the the OEM block for the full effect. Essentially, on our trucks, it's a 4" rear lift spring and a 6.5" front lift spring. At least that's what Pro Comp told me when I called them.

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However, if you're asking if those rear leafs will fit in the front, then the answer is no. I don't think the length is the same and I seriously doubt the spring rate is right.

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However, if you're asking if those rear leafs will fit in the front, then the answer is no. I don't think the length is the same and I seriously doubt the spring rate is right.

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That's what im asking sorry,
Hard to type. And ive got the rancho 6" lift for 05+ f250s..

What trucks will this work on? Like a 08?
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