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Old September 2nd, 2009, 08:32 PM   #1
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Coilovers and leafs on my Sonoma?

I just bought a 1998 Sonoma and noticed that the rear seemed REALLY stiff. I looked under and noticed that it has spring packs and coilovers......is this typical?
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Old September 2nd, 2009, 08:34 PM   #2
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perhaps for load hauling
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Old September 2nd, 2009, 08:41 PM   #3
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perhaps for load hauling
Gross.....Oh I get it now. Seriously though, that's what I figured, but I've never seen it before and didn't know if it was something that came with stock trucks for the towing option or a kit or a booty fab.
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Old September 2nd, 2009, 08:44 PM   #4
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You can buy them at auto zone. Their just load helper springs
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Old September 2nd, 2009, 08:52 PM   #5
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You can buy them at auto zone. Their just load helper springs
Damn they make the ride stiff. Take a bumpy corner fast and the rear end is hopping all over making the tires break loose.
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Old September 2nd, 2009, 09:01 PM   #6
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Like the ones on the back of my XJ? I unbolted them to put shackles in and the rear dropped a inch...........

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Old September 2nd, 2009, 09:14 PM   #7
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Yeah, like those. I can't find them online though.
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Old September 2nd, 2009, 09:18 PM   #8
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http://www.napaonline.com/MasterPages/NOLMaster.aspx?PageId=470&LineCode=NS&PartNumber=5 8523&Description=Shock+Absorber+-+Sensa-Trac%2c+Load+Adjuster+-+Rear



I speced them for a 98 4by S-10.
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Old September 2nd, 2009, 09:25 PM   #9
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Thanks for the link. Yeah, I'll be getting rid of those soon, as well as the chrome rims and tires, and the Go Rhino chrome push bar and brush guard.
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Old September 2nd, 2009, 09:34 PM   #10
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get rid of those useless pieces of shit, put bilsteins on and it'll ride as good as it can with those leafs.
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