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Offline Azfronty99

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Add a leaf
« on: June 08, 2014, 10:50:10 AM »
Ok im looking to get a aal setup for my 99 frontier since the stock ones are getting weak. Going to take off the lower helper spring and add a new leaf so I dont need longer u bolts and so it dont lift me to much. Where can I get some for a good price?
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Re: Add a leaf
« Reply #1 on: June 08, 2014, 11:06:43 AM »
Id say check out NissTec or PRG
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« Reply #2 on: June 08, 2014, 11:19:44 AM »
Im guessing that must frontiers are the same setup? They have kits they just dont say for years.
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Re: Add a leaf
« Reply #3 on: June 08, 2014, 11:51:21 AM »
Go to local shop and have existing springs strengthened or a spring or two added, Spectrac in Mesa or Dunbar Springs in Phoenix.

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« Reply #4 on: June 08, 2014, 12:55:03 PM »
Well that's what im trying to do is add a new leaf to strengthen them up.
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Re: Add a leaf
« Reply #5 on: June 08, 2014, 02:05:25 PM »
I was looking to do the same thing, i called dunbar and they quoted me at about $400 to add a leaf and rearch my current springs.

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« Reply #6 on: June 08, 2014, 02:35:06 PM »
That's a bit to much for me... I just figured since most aal I see for sale are under $100 that would be a easy way to go
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Re: Add a leaf
« Reply #7 on: June 08, 2014, 02:45:16 PM »
Ya, thats exactly what I was thinking. I'm not sure who significant the rearching is oppose to just installing the aal.

Maybe someone else with more insight and experience would be able to give insight on the difference, or just adding a leaf oppose to doing aal and rearching from a leaf pack shop.

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« Reply #9 on: June 11, 2014, 09:27:53 PM »
I ordered a tuff country single add a leaf so ill see how that works... thx for the reply tho
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Re: Add a leaf
« Reply #10 on: June 12, 2014, 09:28:14 AM »
I add a Rancho add a Leaf  and in combination it was a good fit. I got more lift and my ride improved. One I failed to to is a a leaf Bracket on the rear assembly.

 purchase mine thru Desert Rat in Tempe.

Its a good low cost mod. 8)
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