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Old 06-18-2010, 02:37 PM
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Originally Posted by GTyankee View Post
Leaf Spring Alignment Clamp is what that broken piece on the leaf springs is called,
if they are replacing just the one leaf spring & its a new part, you will likely notice that the side with the new spring will sit higher & if its too much higher, you will have to replace the sagging spring or get it re-arced, it is the heating of the old leaf spring & then they make the springs arc go back to stock

we have a shop here that i have used to rearc my springs on a '56 chevy pickup
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Thanks for the info, I will have to check if there is a height difference now. If there is then maybe I should just go and get the whole thing lifted

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