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For the guys with timbrens

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by The mayor, Jan 8, 2009.

  1. The mayor

    The mayor Senior Member
    Messages: 272

    Just wondering if anyone has ever bent suspenion parts running timbrens. I would think running timbrens something else would get stressed out or bent.

    REAPER 2000 Club Member
    from 60050
    Messages: 2,228

    My leaf springs need to be re-sprung or replaced. Although this problem was starting before I added the Timbrens hence the reason for them.

    They did not prevent it but I believe I would be riding on my tires had I not installed them. I am upgrading to 1 Ton springs in a couple weeks until then I have been limiting how much I salt I load now. These are on a 2500 HD Dodge with the 8900# GVW

    CARDOCTOR PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,304

    i have a 04 ram 2500 funny thing my 98 had a set of helper springs that carried alot more weight
    had to do airsprings in the rear to handle the v-box

  4. wild bill

    wild bill PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,239

    Ive seen a few dodge 1 tons roll the rear frame rail lip up . the biggest thing is not to carry to much (10 lb of shi%#^& t in a 5 lb bag !) i :realmad:can put just a little bit more on !!!!!!
  5. fortydegnorth

    fortydegnorth Senior Member
    Messages: 219

    I run timbrens, slam my trucks with too much weight and have never broke or bent anything because of it in 11 years.
  6. topgunn

    topgunn Junior Member
    Messages: 8

    I have them on the front of my gmc3500 and work great. just one problem they do the 4x4 crawl in 2x4 anyone experienced this