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Old 10-04-2009, 10:09 AM   #1
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do i have to cut

do i have to cut into my crossmember if i have a prerunner and want to do the procomp stage i 6 inch?
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Old 10-04-2009, 10:35 AM   #3
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but doesnt that only give me 4 inches of lift??? and what other components would i need to get the truck level? just blocks in the rear?
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Old 10-04-2009, 10:39 AM   #4
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$950 - Camburg Spindles
$300 - Bilsteins all around
$375 - All Pro 3" Leaf pack
$170 - OME Springs
$60 - Extended brake lines

Under 2K for approximately a 6 inch kit?

Maybe after market UCA's?

Just a thought.

I was thinking about doing this but then I found out spindles can't be put on a 4x4.
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Old 10-04-2009, 10:40 AM   #5
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you can get the spindles and get 4", then get up to another 3 inches of lift from your coilovers. very easy.
do prerunners even have a crossmember? i thought that was only 4x4s
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Old 10-04-2009, 11:00 AM   #6
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Yes.
If you did the Total Chaos or Camburg lift spindles though, you would have a straight bolt on lift.
Why would the cross member need to be cut, if there is no diff in the front?
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Old 10-04-2009, 12:33 PM   #7
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okay so now im confused... do i need to cut or no?
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Old 10-04-2009, 01:44 PM   #8
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okay so now im confused... do i need to cut or no?
No.
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Old 10-04-2009, 01:47 PM   #9
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Nope...4x4's only
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Old 10-04-2009, 01:53 PM   #11
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Yes.. It's a drop bracket lift.
Read: http://www.explorerprocomp.com/downl...ota_tacoma.pdf

A spindle lift requires no cutting, a drop bracket lift requires you to cut the front cross member.
The only reason the cross member needs to be cut, is to lower the front diff, and give it clearance. No front diff = not nessesary to cut the crossmember. The added crossmember simply bolts under the existing one.
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Old 10-04-2009, 01:56 PM   #12
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Originally Posted by johnecon2001 View Post
Yes.. It's a drop bracket lift.
Read: http://www.explorerprocomp.com/downl...ota_tacoma.pdf

A spindle lift requires no cutting, a drop bracket lift requires you to cut the front cross member.
thats a 4x4.... prerunners will not have a drop bracket, there is no diveline in the front to need dropping.
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Old 10-04-2009, 01:59 PM   #13
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John...Scrol down the instructions:
http://www.explorerprocomp.com/PDFs/is/57096.pdf

You will see in large Type:

IMPORTANT: IT IS
NOT NECESSARY TO
CUT FRAME FOR
2WD KIT
INSTALLATION
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Originally Posted by chris4x4 View Post
John...Scrol down the instructions:
http://www.explorerprocomp.com/PDFs/is/57096.pdf

You will see in large Type:

IMPORTANT: IT IS
NOT NECESSARY TO
CUT FRAME FOR
2WD KIT
INSTALLATION
well i guess that solves it
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John...Scrol down the instructions:
http://www.explorerprocomp.com/PDFs/is/57096.pdf

You will see in large Type:

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INSTALLATION
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According to the instructions on page 8 it says no cutting of the cross member on 2wd.

So I guess I would not be cutting the cross member.
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Old 10-04-2009, 04:26 PM   #17
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