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NavigatorC130A

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Posted: 07/25/12 11:20am Link  |  Print  |  Notify Moderator

What would you recommend to beef up the suspension without destroying the ride quality??


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What are you towing with it ? I have a 2010 Ram i tow my trailer with and i noticed even with my WDH it squatted lots....after reading tonnes of reviews on airlift 1000 airbags i purchased and installed them...I Run them at 25PSI and they are AMAZING..They will raise the ride back to stock height as if there was no trailer hooked up....i purchased them on amazon for $87 shipped and had them installed myself in a hour....I would totally reccommend these, they are great.

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Timbrens did the trick on my Dodge.


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Posted: 07/25/12 12:51pm Link  |  Print  |  Notify Moderator

As long as it doesn't take a dump when it squats.

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My 1500 Dodge did not squat with a properly setup wdh and tt.


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AIR BAGS


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john&bet wrote:

My 1500 Dodge did not squat with a properly setup wdh and tt.
He's hauling a truck camper in the bed.


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Yes TC in bed and boat trailer behind.

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NavigatorC130A wrote:

Yes TC in bed and boat trailer behind.


Air bags. How much does your TC weigh?


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Progressive-rate coil springs, as described in your other post.


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