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2 inch leveling kit?

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by tristen, Oct 2, 2012.

  1. Oct 2, 2012 at 5:40 PM
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    tristen

    tristen [OP] Well-Known Member

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    I have a stock prerunner and my 265/70/16 tires rub from at full lock which is weird. I am planning on going up to 265/75/16 duratracs and would a 2 inch leveling kit clear the rubbing and not bull dog too much?
     
  2. Oct 2, 2012 at 5:43 PM
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    Those should fit normally.

    Use 5100s to level.
     
  3. Oct 2, 2012 at 5:45 PM
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    So 5100s are better than a levelin kit? My local shop is saying to ge the leveling. I would trust tw members more.
     
  4. Oct 2, 2012 at 5:46 PM
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    Im 16 and on a budget so 5100s are a bit out of my price range, so it would be better off to save for 5100s or go ahead and get duratracs and deal with rubbing for a little bit?
     
  5. Oct 2, 2012 at 5:46 PM
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    5100s are always better than a crappy leveling spacer.
     
  6. Oct 2, 2012 at 5:50 PM
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    If i dont wheel much would a leveling kit be practical?
     
  7. Oct 2, 2012 at 5:53 PM
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    Nope. Get 5100s. They are under 200 for the front and much better than spacer. In the end it is up to you.
     
  8. Oct 2, 2012 at 5:54 PM
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    How much would installation be? I have 0 mechanic skills
     
  9. Oct 2, 2012 at 6:15 PM
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    If you get raped...........like 400.............I got quoted that and laughed in his face. A good shop that knows how easy it is prob 200. Labor charges arent cheap and they're gonna get ya for atleast an hour per side so you may get it done for 150ish if you find a good place.

    What did the shop want for the spacer install?
     
  10. Oct 2, 2012 at 6:26 PM
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    Ask fellow members around to help you. I would help for a free lunch.
     
  11. Oct 2, 2012 at 7:43 PM
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    not too many people in south ga haha but i can ask around
     
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