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do lift springs settle?

I just installed a set of pro comp front leaf springs. They are 6.5" lift and I am running a 2.5" hanger/shackle. I need to get a block for the rear to bring that up now and I was just wondering if the springs will settle and get lower after some use, I dont want to end up with a rake. Thanks for any help
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they should settle about half an inch or so ...mainly in the front

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They will settle a little with a little drive time on them.
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yea mine settled a little when i first put them in over night then a liittle more after 100 or so miles.


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