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post #1 of 22 Old 08-29-2013, 11:13 AM Thread Starter
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Bed sits crooked??

I've noticed my truck along with some others of the same generation sit crooked when you look at the truck from the rear. Anyone else have this problem?

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yup mine is a tad out of alignment... I pay no mind to it

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anyone else have this problem and know how to fix it?

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anyone else have this problem and know how to fix it?
The bed being out of alignment is the symptom; the cause being a sagging leaf spring. Usually it's ths drivers side, as that is where the fuel tank is located, and most trucks usually have a driver

Ford has a TSB on this. Essentially they say that unless the sag is more than one inch side to side, you dont get a new leaf spring pack. Instead they offer shims of various thickness to correct the problem

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Mine sagged a little bit in the left. When I did my add a leaf it took care of it for me


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The bed being out of alignment is the symptom; the cause being a sagging leaf spring. Usually it's ths drivers side, as that is where the fuel tank is located, and most trucks usually have a driver

Ford has a TSB on this. Essentially they say that unless the sag is more than one inch side to side, you dont get a new leaf spring pack. Instead they offer shims of various thickness to correct the problem
Did your truck lean as well?

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Stop hauling around fat girls and it won't lean so bad. Lol.

I've noticed it also on a couple of guys trucks

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lol. I want that "no fat chicks" sticker

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lol. I want that "no fat chicks" sticker

Lol. My little cousin use to drive a station wagon accord slammed to the ground with a big azz sticker on the back that said " too low for fat ho's" lol it was awesome
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lol. I want that "no fat chicks" sticker
One of the funniest stickers I ever saw said "F$ck low riders, jack it up fat chicks can't climb"! KMSL


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