How to Remove & Install a Tacoma Leaf Spring?

Answer The rear axle on a Toyota Tacoma is suspended by a pair of leaf springs, one on each side. These leaf springs keep the axle from moving side to side and allow you to carry a heavy load in the bed. ... Read More »

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How to Replace a Leaf Spring in a Toyota Tacoma?

Your Toyota Tacoma has leaf springs in the rear suspension. Removing the leaf spring is relatively simple compared to performing the same operation in other vehicles, and should take a beginner wit... Read More »

How to Add a Leaf Helper Spring for a 1997 Toyota Tacoma?

The leaf springs on a 1997 Toyota Tacoma keep the rear end aligned, and also provide support for the weight carried in the back of the vehicle. When the rear of the truck is under a heavy load, the... Read More »

How to Remove a Leaf From a Multi-Leaf Spring?

The leaf spring suspension has been around since before the Model T and has been used for more than 100 years because of its high load capacity as well as its ease of use. Pickups today can be seen... Read More »

How to Install Leaf Springs on a 2000 Tacoma?

A leaf spring consists of long sheets of hardened steel forming a laminate. The most common use for them in the automobile industry is for rear support of heavy duty vehicles such as trucks vans an... Read More »