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Re: Bradley's 2009 silverado build

Postby Bradley21sanders [OP] » Dec 16 2017, 3:11am

So this showed up at my house today, excited to get them on and give y'all some reviews! Unfortunately you guys/gals will have to wait like I will until the weekend after Christmas with all of the running that I have to do over the next two weekends.

This is Deaver Springs mini pack. A little pricey.. or so I thought. Only paid roughly $100 more than OEM and they are supposedly a lot better. Also check out how awesome the wrapping was, came just like this.. that's one way to cut costs I guess.

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Re: Bradley's 2009 silverado build

Postby nealinator » Dec 16 2017, 4:07am

Someone should have gotten them and wrapped them up with Christmas paper.....

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Re: Bradley's 2009 silverado build

Postby Bradley21sanders [OP] » Dec 16 2017, 3:59pm

exactly what i was thinking.. especially for $100 shipping
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Re: Bradley's 2009 silverado build

Postby ferraiolo1 » Dec 16 2017, 4:05pm

Haha that’s awesome.


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Re: Bradley's 2009 silverado build

Postby Bradley21sanders [OP] » Dec 27 2017, 6:16pm

To complement the deaver springs i also got a set of RC UCAs so i can set the Boss coilovers up a little more so as not to have any rake from the additional height of the leaf springs. A little.... who am i kidding, ill set them at 3" and the leaf springs should give me a .25" of rake (theoretically). I think i may paint or powdercoat the UCAs red to match the springs. i think if i could powdercoat the whole frame red i would just for the heck of it.

hoping to install everything this weekend but i may have to travel since its new years weekend. not sure yet. if so i may take with and do it.

i want to tell yall whats next on the list but i will wait till im done and post pictures of this task
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Re: Bradley's 2009 silverado build

Postby ProfBrown » Dec 27 2017, 10:55pm

Looks like she’s making some progress. I keep finding myself looking at deaver springs for prerunning my truck and making the tail end softer lol. I’d need shackles and I’m in Cali so likely I could just pick them up. Where did you order your deaver springs from?


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Re: Bradley's 2009 silverado build

Postby Bradley21sanders [OP] » Dec 28 2017, 2:39pm

i ordered straight from deaver springs in Santa Ana, dealt with a guy named scott there. just about cant stand it. i want to put them on and go for a ride
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Re: Bradley's 2009 silverado build

Postby ProfBrown » Dec 28 2017, 3:38pm

Ohhh, performancelifts.com might have been a good route. I’m pretty sure they offer them and have free shipping over x amount of dollars. And when I ordered my spindles it was 2 day free shipping amazon style. Live and learn I guess


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Re: Bradley's 2009 silverado build

Postby ferraiolo1 » Dec 28 2017, 3:58pm

ugh.. it was in my cart and i was in my paypal about to hit buy....

but for anyone looking there is one set left for $300 and free shipping

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Re: Bradley's 2009 silverado build

Postby Bradley21sanders [OP] » Dec 28 2017, 4:01pm

dont forget Ubolts and nuts...

also it says below they cant do free shipping on them because they are 40# per set
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