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Old 02-03-2010, 06:02 PM
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Torsion Bars

I hvae a 2002 GMC Sierra and was looking to level out the front end and heard the idea about the torsion bars. Has anyone tried it? What do u think of it?
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Old 02-03-2010, 06:14 PM
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3-4 turns on the bars then get a alignment.
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Old 02-03-2010, 06:37 PM
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agreed...make sure you get an alignment and try to stay away from aftermarket keys if you can since they allow you to put way to much preload on the bars
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It's going to give you a rougher ride and your Bottom A arms will bottom out it you have a heavy load on.
The best way to go is get a leveling kit it's just new torsion keys and shock extenders so your shocks arent over extended.
they go for around three hundred to four hundred.
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Old 02-04-2010, 03:32 PM
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It's going to give you a rougher ride and your Bottom A arms will bottom out it you have a heavy load on.
The best way to go is get a leveling kit it's just new torsion keys and shock extenders so your shocks arent over extended.
they go for around three hundred to four hundred.
Just my op.
x2. I build offroad trucks. Torsion bar jacking+alignment is a poor man's lift and brings problems down the road. This truck is a work truck that needs to work. Do a leveling kit If you want to level it.
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