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Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 01-05-2016, 10:25 PM
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Posted By chris989
Sorry i never replied to the comment. I can...

Sorry i never replied to the comment.

I can not say about the total lift. I went from a butchered add a leaf and a stack of blocks to all spring. I never had stock numbers to compare it to.
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 01-05-2016, 10:23 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 834
Posted By chris989
I swapped my springs side for side and my truck...

I swapped my springs side for side and my truck still sits low on the driver. I was really hoping I had one spring in backwards and just never noticed. That would have been too easy.
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 01-05-2016, 09:15 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 834
Posted By chris989
He did hooked up to the driver front axle and...

He did hooked up to the driver front axle and passenger rear if i remember. It would be a long shot but maybe he racked it by pulling on diagonal corners?

I will post when i get it back from the...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 01-05-2016, 11:51 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 834
Posted By chris989
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Hello all,

An update on this sagging issue might lead to a bent frame and not my springs. I feel bad if i have wrongly blamed skyjacker.

The truck was not wrecked or damaged but I did have it...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 10-29-2015, 01:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 834
Posted By chris989
I have the 400, not a 460. The front settling...

I have the 400, not a 460. The front settling lower than the rear was not a big issue for me, I always anticipated installing a few zero rates to even it out if needed. Now i have three on the...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 10-29-2015, 11:53 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 834
Posted By chris989
you nailed it. "20 years ago" might be the...

you nailed it. "20 years ago" might be the answer. I am always amazed now a days where companies try to trim cost.

For the record, 4wheel parts said they would take it back, the only problem...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 10-28-2015, 10:58 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 834
Posted By chris989
skyjacker failure

Hello all,

I thought i would share a little info on my skyjackers springs after a few thousand miles.


After the install, within a month, the truck settled down about 3/4 inch from the...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 05-31-2014, 10:27 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,484
Posted By chris989
I am a big swamper fan but the last to sets i...

I am a big swamper fan but the last to sets i bought are BFG KM2s. So far, really quiet and a smooth ride. In the past i ran a lot of BFG all terrain and they wear excellent.

I have not had...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-22-2014, 09:28 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 597
Posted By chris989
CO425 and good to doo,,,, what lift are you...

CO425 and good to doo,,,,

what lift are you running and what does your front shaft look like. I was going to swap in a HP 60 but my shaft is already maxed and the 60 is even longer making the...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-19-2014, 11:57 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 609
Posted By chris989
I have the original hangers, longer hangers...

I have the original hangers, longer hangers would hurt the DS angle but help with more castor.
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-19-2014, 11:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 609
Posted By chris989
Are you running a 44 or 60 in the front?

Are you running a 44 or 60 in the front?
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-19-2014, 11:36 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 609
Posted By chris989
It is not the transfer case end i am worried...

It is not the transfer case end i am worried about,. Currently my pinion face sit at ~4 degrees. the drive shaft is ~20. that is a swing of 16 degrees.
16 is a decent amount and adding dept to...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-19-2014, 03:03 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 609
Posted By chris989
They are both HP. just the 60 is longer which...

They are both HP. just the 60 is longer which makes the shaft shorter. Just looking for big lifts running the 60 and if they are having issues, I can CV the transfer case but i can't rotate the...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-19-2014, 09:57 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 609
Posted By chris989
Possibly,, it steers nice now with minimal bump...

Possibly,, it steers nice now with minimal bump steer. I would rather not relocate the passenger shock. the truck is all OEM except for the lift and tires
...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-19-2014, 09:54 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 609
Posted By chris989
Yes,, it is a HP 44 in a 78,, but i was going...

Yes,, it is a HP 44 in a 78,, but i was going to run 39 tsl for my next tire. The truck is more for parades and light 4wheel. Not a crawler.
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