2002-2006 Chevy/GMC Silverado Long Bed 2 inch Front / 4 inch Rear Lowering Kit (Coil Springs)
2002 – 2006 Chevy Silverado / Sierra LONG BED ONLY 2″ Calmax Control Arms / 4″ Rear Leaf Spring Hanger & Shackle Kit by djm
Big important deal!!! Between 2002 and 2006 Chevy decided to use 3 different leaf spring eye hanger brackets on the Silverado Long Bed, don’t ask we have no idea! So, if you have a 2002 – 2006 Silverado Long Bed (Only) you need to do a visual inspection of the factory leaf spring mount where it mounts to the frame near the cab! Maybe even take a quick picture. Then compare what you see with these pictures to make sure you order the correct leaf spring Hanger/Shackle kit.
It’s Easy to Choose!
Here are the 3 different leaf spring hangers used by Chevy. Use the pictures and match to your factory hanger
A great way to get started lowering your 99 – 06 Silverado might be with this economical 2/4 kit featuring DJM drop coil springs for the front and a 4″ rear hanger and shackle kit to reposition the leaf spring in the rear. This is all you need with one price and you still get a good ride and no worries with wheel and tire clearance!
CALMAX SuperShocks are the best choice for your project. Here you can choose the correct front shock to work with these DJM parts. The 4 inch front drop means you need a shorter shock. Calmax SuperShock part number 1415 is the perfect choice!
In case your wondering why 2 different shock part numbers in the rear? Your factory shock mounts are staggered, one in front and one behind the rear axle, since your going to the trouble to lower why not have the optimum length shock for each side! Calmax Supershock number 1900 is for the drivers side.
In case your wondering why 2 different shock part numbers in the rear? Your factory shock mounts are staggered, one in front and one behind the rear axle, since your going to the trouble to lower why not have the optimum length shock for each side! Calmax SuperShock number 2000 is for the passnger side.