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post #1 of 23 Old 10-22-2012, 09:55 PM Thread Starter
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Has anyone bought or used the sumo springs on their rigs instead of air bags? I checked them out on my buddies 2011 cummins and they seem to work same as air bags but require no maintance or adjusting. Plus when your driving without a load its like there not there. What you guys think?

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I ordered a set of the sumo springs yesterday. I talked to the president of the company and got a good discount!
I picked these over the air bags because they require no maintance.

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Let us know how you like them

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I looked into these before I bought my add a leaf. Let us know how you like it.

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I am curious how they work out as well. I am leaning air bag route...but I don't tow often. So, if this helped keep it level when I do tow, it may make a lot of sense...especially if the price is right.

How much are they?

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i love my airbags because they are adjustable

look at Timbrens also I think Sumo is a knock off of them ? http://www.timbren.com/

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Just got my sumo springs. Will be installing hopefully tomorrow.
I think I'm gonna spray paint them black because I'm not diggin' the yellow




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I am curious how they work out as well. I am leaning air bag route...but I don't tow often. So, if this helped keep it level when I do tow, it may make a lot of sense...especially if the price is right.

How much are they?
I'm making a 960 mile trip towing a 25' goose neck flatbed on Tues haulling some metal sheeting. I'll post back how it rides with the sumo springs.

And price depends which setup you need.
Since I have a b&w hitch I needed the set that replaces the rubber bumper stop just to the inside of the leaf springs. Which are $233

If you don't have a 5th wheel or b&w hitch you can get the set that installs within the leaf springs which are about $560 or so.

If interested in which set you might need. Call sumo springs co. And ask for Mike. He's the president of the company.

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Here is before sumo springs and after.










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Let us know how you like them! Those would be nicer not having to adjust air pressure all the time


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