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post #1 of 3 Old 07-08-2010, 11:59 AM Thread Starter
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Question swapping suspensions

My buddy has a 99 f-250 7.3 with a lift and is wanting to swap it out with a f-350 v-10 gas rig suspension will this work? Have any of you done this before? how hard would it be to do it?

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im pretty sure the v10 and the diesel springs are the same, its the gas v8 ones that are different. I just swapped my stockers for a lift, got it done in a day. its not too bad just make sure everything has had time to soak for a few days in some wd40 or pb blaster..trust me it helps. mine came apart pretty nice and easy...his, not so much. he broke 3 u bolts lol

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Yup, They are the same springs and will work. I think that there is only 150 lbs difference between the two engines.

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