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Old 12-02-2013, 11:07 PM
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Default WHOA ! replacement leaf springs...$500 BUCKS !...each !

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Anybody got some suggestions for somethin cheaper ?

Dont need a lift,jus replacement springs.
Used,outa a junkyard...jus fine.Probably gonna do a air lift a lil later.

Remodel Contractor hauling heavy loads....once in a while.
current springs are flat...without a load, even.

Based in California,found some good stuff "outa state",but the shipping is killing me...might as well buy new here.

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Yeah, they are pricey. You're better off going to an auto recycle center and get some there.
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Try Car-Part.com to check the inventories in the local recycling yards (for those of them that have them inventoried)
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tried carparts.com.....website down for rebuild.

yea all the "recycle yards" that have somethin in stock, are outa state,kansas,ind,texas,etc
around 200 bucks jus for shippin,+ spring cost,about 100 ea,used

outa state used leaf springs ?????? fit ??????
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Car-Part.com. No "s"

I just did a California search and found three pages. Including this

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But I don't know where any of them are in relation to you.

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