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Thinking about Timbrens?

Discussion in 'Introduce Yourself to the Community' started by drh76, Jan 4, 2010.

  1. drh76

    drh76 Junior Member
    Messages: 16

    People have suggested that I put a set of timbrens on my Chevy 1500 with a 7.5 Fisher. I just had them put on and son of a gun what a difference. The thing rides so much better and smoother. If your on the fence, all I can say is I wish I had done it sooner.
    Thanks to those who suggested these
  2. gc3

    gc3 Senior Member
    Messages: 713

    I second that
  3. piperpm

    piperpm Member
    Messages: 39

    I couldn't agree more!
    Made a huge difference for us, especially with the proper counter weight (salt bags) in the back.
  4. Raymond S.

    Raymond S. Senior Member
    Messages: 513

    3rd that. Made a huge difference on my 96 F250 w/ 8' Fisher MMI. Helps that I have about 800 lbs in the back as well. Alot more stable when turning and rides fairly smooth.
  5. FisherVMan

    FisherVMan Senior Member
    Messages: 706

    Only way to go with our 2005 F150 with the 825lb Fisher SS V; my buddy has the exact same set up but has extended cab and he let the dealer talk him into adding the spacer under the factory springs and that works to; but when you take the plow off it is stiff as heck................ Timbrens are the answer on the F150s and a heavy plow. We do have a 100 gal fuel tank in the back of the body with about 700 lbs of fuel for ballast and that works about right with the V...................
  6. Triple L

    Triple L PlowSite Fanatic
    from Canada
    Messages: 5,974

    Timbrens make your truck ride smoother???

    Hows that work?
  7. drh76

    drh76 Junior Member
    Messages: 16

    Before if I went over a speed bump any faster than 5mph my plow would scrape the road. Now it does not.