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Is it possible to switch out 6" springs with 4" coil springs?

I have a 6" suspension lift in my 06 f350. i was curious to know if i can just swap the springs for 4" coil springs. Idk if i would have to get different radius arms then what my lift has, also will pitman arm and trac bar drop still work ? Thanks

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It should work fine. It will change your caster some but that wont cause tire wear. You will have to adjust your track bar shorter to recenter your steering wheel.

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I'm thinking of doing this too. To try to get the factory rake back.

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I just want the new wheels and tires to fill the gaps better. These 35s look small but i couldn't pass on such a deal

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