1973-1987 Chevy Truck 1/2, 3/4 ton 2wd - "Ride-Rite" Air Bag Helper Springs (Rear)

Product Information

Firestone Ride-Rite air bag helper springs are the work horse of the Firestone line. The double convoluted air bags offer maximum load support as well as years of worry-free service. These are installed between the frame of your vehicle and the suspension, providing load support through the use of air pressure. Specifically designed to maximize the safe load carrying capacity, stability and ride quality. Will also reduce the suspension fatigue on leaf springs caused by permanently sagging. An optional air control kit (air compressor kit) can be added (not required) for additional convenience.

Features & Benefits

  • Custom fit installation
  • Kit includes (2) air bag helper springs and all required hardware
  • Air Bags will increase "level load" capacity by 5000lbs*
  • Keeps the your truck level
  • Levels off-center loads (side to side adjustment)
  • Reduce suspension fatigue, keeps leaf springs caused by permanently sagging
  • Increase vehicle stability
  • Air adjustment improves the ride
  • Limited Lifetime Warranty

Tech Specs

Download Instructions 2071 Instructions
Level Load Capacity: 5,000 lbs
Average Install Time: 1 to 2 hours
Front or Rear Axle: REAR
Drilling Required (Yes or No): YES
Weight:
38 lbs.
SKU #2071 Fits:
  • 1987 Chevy Truck
  • 1986 Chevy Truck
  • 1985 Chevy Truck
  • 1984 Chevy Truck
  • 1983 Chevy Truck
  • 1982 Chevy Truck
  • 1981 Chevy Truck
  • 1980 Chevy Truck
  • 1979 Chevy Truck
  • 1978 Chevy Truck
  • 1977 Chevy Truck
  • 1976 Chevy Truck
  • 1975 Chevy Truck
  • 1974 Chevy Truck
  • 1973 Chevy Truck
  • Installation Notes

    1. Do NOT exceed the vehicles Recommended Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (GVWR)

    2. MINIMUM tire to frame clearance 7.50 inches
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