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F350 Springs and Blocks

I have a 250 and i have some F350 rear springs in my garage and wanted to get the F350 rear blocks also to give the rear alittle higher lift. My question is that if i put the 350 springs and blocks on will i have to shim my drive shaft or anything like that? Or will i just be able to put them on and be done? Is there anything else that goes along with putting them on. I know a couple guys have done this for the extra lift and hauling.

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Shouldn't need any shiming
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you wont significantly raise it enough to cause any problems, the leaf springs, will set it at the right angle. make sure you use new u bolts when you swap it tho.


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IIRC the rear springs are the same, just swap the blocks and use new ubolts

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When you replace the rear springs will it ride a little smoother? I have a d60 that I will be installing as soon as the weather gets a little warmer - would it be a good idea to replace the rear springs as well?

Where did you find rear 350 springs and what do they usaully run $$?

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You would think the F-350 springs would be a little stiffer,although my F-350 dually rides as good as any 150.

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