How to Replace Ford Leaf Springs?

Answer Ford uses semi-elliptical, arched-leaf springs on the rear suspension of many of its cars and trucks. The ends of the springs attach to the frame by way of hangers that are usually riveted to the f... Read More »

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How to Replace Leaf Springs on a Ford Ranger?

The leaf springs on your Ford Ranger are designed to carry a heavy load and still keep the axle centered on the body. Although they have their drawbacks, having a leaf-sprung rear suspension makes ... Read More »

How to Replace Leaf Springs on a 1965 Ford Mustang?

The 1965 Mustang was a sporty car that was built by Ford. Although the Mustang shared no exterior body panels with any other Ford car, the platform and mechanical components were shared with the Fo... Read More »

How to Install Leaf Springs on a Ford Ranger?

Corrosion and heavy loads take their toll on the leaf springs of a Ford Ranger over time, making them lose their ride height. You can send the leaf springs to the auto repair shop for maintenance o... Read More »

Removal of the Leaf Springs on a 2003 Ford F-150?

The 2003 Ford F-150 was equipped with a 4.2-liter V-6, a 4.6-liter V-8 or a 5.4-liter V-8 and was available with two- or four-wheel-drive. The two-wheel-drive version had coil spring independent fr... Read More »