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Old 10-12-2011, 10:35 AM
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lowering and towing?

any guys on here do any sort of heavy towing while on the bwoody's........or should i stick to something a little less agressive....thanks
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Old 10-13-2011, 11:08 AM
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Re: lowering and towing?

anyone?
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Re: lowering and towing?

IMO the bwoodys are too aggressive for towing. Your rear springs are pretty much on the bumpstops so there is not much suspension travel
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Re: lowering and towing?

thats what i figured......i dont really tow ever i just wanted to put the feelers out to see......
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Re: lowering and towing?

I hooked up my utlility trailer the other day for the first time after installing SRT springs - still have to use a 6" drop bar to ALMOST get the trailer level. It did seem to pull better though.
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