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05 f-350 front springs

Discussion in 'Ford Trucks' started by chrisd, Jan 13, 2006.

  1. chrisd

    chrisd Member
    from buffalo
    Messages: 33

    I Have An 05 F-350 Superduty And I'm Not Happy The Way It Carries My 8ft X Blade. Front End Sags. I Do Have The Snowplow Prep Package, Timbrens But It's Not Doing The Job.. I Talked With The Dealer And I'm Trying To Put A Set Of 7000# Coils In The Front Of The Truck. Has Anybody Done This And If So Does It Help W/ Carrying The Plow/and Will It Raise The Front To Level The Truck Out Without The Plow?

  2. echovalley

    echovalley Senior Member
    from CT
    Messages: 456

    I'm very suprised due you have any balist in the rear?I have a 05 F350 SRW snow prep and a 9ft fisher with the snow foil and cutting edge on it.It is not sagging,do you have 70psi in the front tires?
  3. chrisd

    chrisd Member
    from buffalo
    Messages: 33

    80 Psi Front Tires 4-500# Ballast In Rear
  4. Big Dog D

    Big Dog D PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,134

    Fisher's e-match recommends 800 lbs for a 05 f-350 diesel, 4wd, crewcab w/6ft box for an 8ft.X. Try that and see if you are any happier, if youre set up is that much different go to their sit and try the e-match and see what it recommends. FYI bulb type doesn't matter.