On leaf springs, how do you know what size of front eye bolts you have?

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  1. hoop

    hoop Well-Known Member

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    On leaf springs, how do you know if you got 1/2" size front eye bolts or 5/8"?.. Is the head bigger on the 5/8"?

    A 3/4 socket fits it!
     
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    Is there any threads sticking out the other side? That will give you an idea. Or take the bolt out and measure, that way you know for sure.
     
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    3/4" head = 1/2 bolt
     
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