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post #1 of 5 Old 07-12-2011, 03:31 AM Thread Starter
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removing rear blocks?

I am thinking of lowering my truck 3 inches and was wondering if I could just remove the rear blocks and just run the springs on the axle? I have a 6 inch lift on it right now with 3" springs and 3" blocks in the rear and was curious if I could just get new front springs and remove the rear lift blocks?

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Yep you sure can. I ran just a 5" ICON rear spring (no block) with mine.

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Did you remove the rear blocks. If so would you be interested in selling them?
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I also run a 5" rear spring with no block! Works great!!!


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Rolling a 15.50, I'd recommend keeping it that high. I had 14.50s on mine with 5~6 inches and got contact. Even with the 315s on 16x10s I've done the trailing edge wheel opening mod.

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