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Old 01-05-2009, 07:57 PM   #1
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What do you guys think of this 3" lift kit

http://www.trdparts4u.com/PD-T4501.aspx?MakeID=1

I have 33's but it doesnt come with shocks.
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Id go with an AAL instead of a block
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that lift may be ok....but i'd rather have aal's than blocks for the rear.
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Old 01-05-2009, 08:06 PM   #5
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I ran an EZ lift on mine before I got coilovers, they were good quality
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Old 01-05-2009, 08:13 PM   #6
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I just had Toyota do the harsh ride TSB and they ended up putting another leaf on the rear. Since this was done, when it gets time to lift the truck, is a block the only way to raise the rear? or is AAL an option?
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hmm. I am going for looks and performance.

Its not going to be crawling much, just enough to be able to go a decent speed without bottoming out ( tough word..)
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they make a AAL for trucks that have had the TSB done
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I just had Toyota do the harsh ride TSB and they ended up putting another leaf on the rear. Since this was done, when it gets time to lift the truck, is a block the only way to raise the rear? or is AAL an option?
with the tsb leafs.........you can get an aal for it.
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hmm. I am going for looks and performance.

Its not going to be crawling much, just enough to be able to go a decent speed without bottoming out ( tough word..)

I had the spacer lift and if you plan on running in the desert with it, it kinda sucks, spacer lifts are good for looks and thats about it, alot of guys are doing the 5100 adjustable height shocks from bilstein to lift there trucks and they perform pretty good
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Does the AAL provide a better ride over block?
definitely....stiffen the rear up, and no axle wrap with aal's!
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hmm. ya more of the desert then rough 4x4 trails.

do u think u can link me a good suspension kit?

i have bilstein but their not the adjustable shocks.
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hmm. ya more of the desert then rough 4x4 trails.

do u think u can link me a good suspension kit?

i have bilstein but their not the adjustable shocks.
here ya go.........

http://www.toyteclifts.com/index.php

look thru the ones you find here!
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i think this is a good choice for me
http://toyteclifts.com/index.php?pag...mart&Itemid=53

what do u guys think?
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i think this is a good choice for me
http://toyteclifts.com/index.php?pag...mart&Itemid=53

what do u guys think?
that kit looks good to me man, but for the double cab.....you may be more suited to having the medium springs instead of the light springs...that way, you'll have less sag up front since you have the double cab.
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