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Old 08-01-2009, 07:19 PM   #1
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Pros and Cons for a 6" lift

I have an 09 DC, SB and egerly want to lift it with 33's. I am wanting to go with the Fabtech 6" Basic system. I am looking more for the looks rather than for off-roading. I use my truck in the city and occasionaly on the highway. I know it's expensive and can't go back once you upgrade. Any one here with 6" lift? How are they?
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Old 08-01-2009, 07:39 PM   #2
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Old 08-01-2009, 07:40 PM   #3
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FYI once u upgrade, you can always go downgrade or go back..... but if ur only wanting to run 33's just get a 3inch save the money in the lift and extra gas
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Old 08-01-2009, 07:43 PM   #4
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my gas didnt go down much by about 1-2 mpg

im only runnin 33"
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Old 08-01-2009, 07:53 PM   #5
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Most of us are running 3" lifts and love them!! But if you want to go for the extra 3"s, go for it!!! Just know it limits on where you can drive your truck. Your garage maybe and building parking garages as well.
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Old 08-01-2009, 07:56 PM   #6
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so if you only drive in the city, sometimes highway, and not really offroad, have those KC lights ever been used? are they wired up?
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Old 08-01-2009, 08:01 PM   #7
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are yo u askin 05TRD4WD
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Old 08-01-2009, 08:12 PM   #9
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so if you only drive in the city, sometimes highway, and not really offroad, have those KC lights ever been used? are they wired up?
Hey any extra lights you have gotta be wired up brotha!!!
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man i drive alot in the country cause of my best friend live out there and his driveway alone is 5 miles long and i always hang till late at night and theres deer so yes i use them
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Old 08-01-2009, 08:18 PM   #11
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man i drive alot in the country cause of my best friend live out there and his driveway alone is 5 miles long and i always hang till late at night and theres deer so yes i use them
Right on!!! yeah why install extra lights without wiring them up for use!!
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Old 08-01-2009, 08:19 PM   #12
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the black covers were only on for my state inspection plus police stopped me for not having them covered
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Old 08-01-2009, 08:21 PM   #13
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the black covers were only on for my state inspection plus police stopped me for not having them covered
WTF!!! They can stop you for not having them covered?!?!
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Old 08-01-2009, 08:26 PM   #14
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i have the kc long range off road light
there illegal to run the on the streets
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Old 08-01-2009, 08:27 PM   #15
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i have the kc long range off road light
there illegal to run the on the streets
Oh okay. I have PIAA 520's behind my grill and I think they should be good to go on the streets. Hopefully because I use them a lot!!!
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