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Old 09-14-2012, 03:12 PM
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I recently ordered the 2/4 drop from belltech but I ordered the crew cab version for my single cab because the only options were crew and mega. After a little research I found out the spring rate is different in the kits. Will this make much of a difference? Also Ive seen some guys cutting the springs to get more of a drop. Is this very hard to do?
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My educated guess is it won't lower it as much as advertised, and the ride will be a little more firm. You can't return it for the correct kit? Cutting coils is simple, just need a grinder w/ a cut-off wheel, but then the ride gets even stiffer as you remove coils. I would really try to get the correct kit before you start hacking...
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I would return it for the correct kit. I think you will be all kinds of unhappy with the wrong kit cut to fit!!!
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