Note: This kit supersedes the Ride-Rite kit model 2480
Ride-Rite air helper springs are the workhorse of Firestone's air helper spring line. The double convoluted air springs offer maximum load capacity as well as years of worry-free service and support.
Ride-Rite air helper springs are installed between the frame of your vehicle and the suspension, providing load support by using air pressure.
Firestones air springs have become synonymous with quality, durability, and customer support that is second to none. Ride-Rite air bag kits utilize a pair of convoluted air springs which can be adjusted to accommodate your load capacity. The Ride-Rite series is capable of 3,200 - 5,000 lbs. of load level capacity. After installed, your ride will be enhanced by reducing inter-leaf friction which will keep your truck level, reduce suspension fatigue, and increase the stability of your Ford vehicle.
- Includes two (2) air springs
- Easy install - 1 to 2 hours
- Load leveling capacity up to 5,000 lbs.
- Keeps vehicle level
- Level off-center or uneven loads
- Reduce suspension fatigue
- Improve the ride
- Reduce bottoming out
- Increase vehicle stability
Overall, Ride-Rite air bags have many advantages for your vehicle and will help to improve steering control and braking effectiveness, level headlight beams, reduce tire wear, keep leaf springs from permanent sagging, reduce bottoming out with air cushions between the axle and frame, absorb road shock, and match your vehicles load for an overall improved ride.
- Do not exceed the vehicles GVWR (Gross Vehicle Weight Rating)
- Minimum of 8" Tire to Frame Clearance
- To avoid possible damage/wear and tear, try to maintain a PSI level above 5 in the air bag helper springs
Firestone Ride-Rite 2525 FAQ with SD Truck Springs
- Years: 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014
- Model: F150 2WD / 4WD
Q: I just bought the 2014 Ford F150, will it work on my vehicle?
A: Yes it will, The 2014 F150 both 2wd and 4wd have been tested and deemed compatible with the Ride-Rite 2525 Suspension Air Bag Kit
Q: No-Drill? How can this kit be installed properly without drilling holes?
A: The 2071 kit for your Ford F150 come with brackets that bolt into holes that already exist on your vehicle's factory frame. This feature prevents the need to drill when installing thiskit which also reduces the possible margin of error.
Q: my vehicle is lifted 4". Can my F150 still use Air Bag Helper Springs?
A: Yes you can. Please be sure to check out other hardware needed to make up the space between the axle and the frame after the truck has been lifted 4 inches.
Firestone 4" Lift Spacers are axle mounted and makes sure that your vehicle operates with maximum safety precautions after having this kit installed on your F150 with a 4" lift.