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3" Lift Preference

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by MedlinAround, Jan 28, 2011.

  1. Jan 28, 2011 at 10:14 AM
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    MedlinAround

    MedlinAround [OP] Failure is the result of letting setbacks stop you

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    Been looking around and searching everything on the site. I have my mind up then i change it the following week. I had my mind set on 5100's all around then i started to think how much i like the 3" lift in the front with AAL in the back. To me i believe it sits perfect that a truck should sit. Anyway whats a good 3" lift way to go thats relatively a good price and a decent ride. (know its not going to be a soft stock one). Thanks guys
     
  2. Jan 28, 2011 at 10:15 AM
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    whippersnapper02

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    5100s are the way to go. I hear it rides nice and it is cheap. A step above would be OME.
     
  3. Jan 28, 2011 at 10:20 AM
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    stevenstaco

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    ive been lookin too the spacer and aal setup is way cheaper i havent been able to find 5100 for les than 450 all around and youll need a spring compressor
     
  4. Jan 28, 2011 at 10:26 AM
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    MedlinAround

    MedlinAround [OP] Failure is the result of letting setbacks stop you

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    I've heard nothing but good about the 5100's. DSM has them for under 300 (front and back) but i want just a little bit more to my lift then the 5100's (Although i will probably still go that way)

    Why do some people run the 5100's in the front and the 5125's in the back?
     
  5. Jan 28, 2011 at 12:05 PM
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    MedlinAround

    MedlinAround [OP] Failure is the result of letting setbacks stop you

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    Yeah i've been looking at all kinds of lift options. I seen yours and it sits really nice. Very nice looking truck.
     
  6. Jan 28, 2011 at 12:06 PM
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    krimson

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    OME > Everything else for 3" IMO
     
  7. Jan 28, 2011 at 3:19 PM
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    I have a combo of the above, I have the 5100's all around and the OME 885x coils in front. They are sitting right at 3" now. I have the TSB and the Toytec TSB AAL. Sits perfect in my eyes.
     
  8. Jan 31, 2011 at 6:45 AM
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    i love my procomp 3 inch. rides better with the air pressure adjusted . used the chalk method and its 29 front 26 rear. just loved it. no vibes at any speed.... Whats the chalk method ????
     
  9. Jan 31, 2011 at 6:46 AM
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    Whats the chalk method ???
     
  10. Jan 31, 2011 at 6:49 AM
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    chalk line on ur treads will show wear.
     
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