How to Turn Up Torsion Bars on Chevy Truck?

Answer Chevrolet and GMC 4x4 trucks made after 1988 use torsion bar suspension, rather than typical coil or leaf spring suspension. A torsion bar is a long rod with hex-head fittings at both ends. The rod... Read More »

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How to Adjust the Torsion Bars on a Chevy Truck?

Chevrolet trucks use torsion bar springs for the front of most four-wheel-drive models. The compact nature of torsion bars allows room for the front differential and CV axles. One advantage of tors... Read More »

How to Lower a Truck With Torsion Bars?

A torsion bar is typically mounted in the front suspension of some four-wheel drive vehicles and older mini-trucks. These torsion bars replace the coil springs, and determine the ride height of the... Read More »

How to Lift a Truck With Torsion Bars?

Some trucks, typically models with four-wheel drive, come equipped with a front torsion bar suspension system. The torsion system adjusts a truck's front suspension when its springs begin to sag, t... Read More »

How to Turn Up the Torsion Bars on a 2003 Silverado?

The 2003 Chevrolet 1500 Silverado pickup was available in two-wheel and four-wheel drive versions. The two-wheel drive version is designated C1500 and uses coil spring front suspension. The four-wh... Read More »