Hellwig Helper Springs are designed to make hauling heavy loads safer by maintaining a level ride height. Towing and hauling excess amounts of weight can cause the rear end of your truck to sag.This may lead to difficulty breaking, decreased control, increased wear and tear on suspension and braking components, and more. Coming in a variety of weight limits, these Helper Springs can range anywhere from a 500- 3,500-pound limit. Helper Springs are an inexpensive solution to improve the safety and look of your truck. Below are some of the most popular models Hellwig offers.
Helper springs are made to help support a heavy payload in your truck, SUV or van. They come in a variety of different weight limits. The limits depend on the model you are purchasing and your vehicles size. They can range from 500-pound to a 3500-pound limit. These springs work by installing on top of the stock leaf spring and then the helper springs absorb a portion the weight loaded into your vehicle. Suspension Connection is proud to offer Hellwig helper springs. Hellwig has been building high quality suspension products since 1946. Below are some of the most popular helper spring models they offer.
Load Pro Series
This is Hellwig's newest design for full-size vehicles. Made to support up to 2500 pounds, these simple to install helper springs are made of top quality steel, great for stopping excessive sway and improved load support. They can be purchased with Silent Ride poly bump stops to eliminate rattling and clanking. Backed by Hellwig's exclusive million-mile warranty.
This classic design helper spring is recommended for full-size trucks, commercial trucks, and larger RV type vehicles. The leaves help your truck carry loads with more stability and a lot more control than what you would have without them. These springs have high-quality steel leaves and don't affect the ride when your truck bed is empty. All required mounting hardware is included when you purchase this kit.
The LP-35 is made for heavy towing with a weight capacity of 3500 pounds. This particular leaf spring is designed for heavy-duty trucks, primarily for 3/4 ton and 1-ton models. These helper springs have a 4 leaf stack for the maximum durability and the maximum carrying ability. Backed by a lifetime warranty.
The EZ-990 is designed primarily for 1/2 ton and mid-size trucks. It has a weight limit of 2000 pounds. This kit mounts under the factory axle plate. Like other helper springs, it will help carry the weight of the load so your vehicle does not sag down in the rear, which helps with the control and the braking of your vehicle. High quality backed by a lifetime warranty after purchasing.
The LP-15 helper spring is great for most mid-size trucks, with a weight capacity of 1500 pounds. This helper spring gives you better control over your vehicle and improves stability. This leaf spring is designed to give you help with any semi-heavy your truck is hauling, great to help your vehicle get the job done right. Backed by Hellwig's lifetime warranty.
The EZ-550 model is very economical, designed for smaller loads of 500 pounds or less. Designed for mid to mini trucks, SUVs, and vans. This particular helper spring also helps reduce spring wrap up (when you accelerate and your axle wants to bend). Installs easily on top of your existing leaf springs.