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Leaf spring rescue with ChrisFix


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For YouTube home mechanic ChrisFix’s latest project, he tackles a Mazda B-Series (which is virtually identical to the Ford Ranger) with what at first seems like a terminal case of frame rust. With the truck to sitting so awkwardly, what else could it be? Closer inspection shows that the mini-trucks’ sagging and leaning rear suspension is due to a leaf spring hanger succumbing to rust and failing.


This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2018/10/08/leaf-spring-rescue-with-chris-fix