I just bought a 1994 chevy k1500 z71. Why do the rear struts have springs on them? It also still has leaf springs

Asked by Apr 13, 2016 at 05:32 PM about the 1994 Chevrolet C/K 1500 Silverado Extended Cab SB 4WD

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If you have leaf springs then you do not have struts, someone put a coil over kit on the shocks to increase load capacity, or the rear springs are shot and sag if it weren't for the coil overs.

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