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I am getting a bit of rotation out of my rear axle. My thought is with the skyjacker class 2 havign blocks under the rear axle is allowing the axle to rotate as the springs get more worn. The truck is mainly driven on the road for my wife to get to and from work. What would be the most cost effective way to eliminate this issue?

has anyone ever tried these? http://www.activesuspension.com/eliminate-axle-wrap.html not sure how effective they would be at stopping axle wrap but I would be willing to give them a try.
 


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swap to expo leaves with beltech shackles and ditch the blocks
 

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What they are is like a tracion bar that is spring loaded. Going from the Ubolt plate to the rear leaf eye mount. I am just wondering if that could actually be effective at getting rid of axle wrap, because the company active suspension claims it does. If it actually works it seems like a decent design that should not wheel travel to much as a standard ladder bar would
 

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I'm at work and can't access the website but what you describe sounds like what we used to use on our shop trucks. I think they were more for cargo capacity and sway control than spring wrap.

Try the classic traction bars from Duff. I've read lots of good reviews on them including on the TRS tech library. Added bonus is they are very cheap.
 

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