"add a leaf" W200 1967

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"add a leaf" W200 1967

Postby Abody70 » Mon Mar 14, 2016 9:03 pm

I bought a 1966 D200 about a year ago and I love it!! But I've been looking for a 4X4, got lucky and found a complete chassis for a 1967 W200 and have agreed to purchase it. While I do the conversion id like to do what's necessary to clear a 35" tire. I'm trying to do this conversion as cheap as possible and was thinking of using "add A leaf" for the front that I found on rockauto. Has anybody done this ??? Will 35"s clear with no cutting ??
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Re: "add a leaf" W200 1967

Postby dodgeboykim » Mon Mar 14, 2016 9:31 pm

66 W series with stock style spring for that year sit quite high and will probably clear a 35 no problem. If needed to keep cost down have front and rear springs re arched. :thinking
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66 W100. 70 D 500 with 69 Hiab Speed Loader. 96 Ram 3500 Club Cab Cummin's 5 spd. 97 Ram 1500 Club Cab 5.9 gas auto. 83 W200 L/B 360 auto on propane.
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