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3in body lift.please help

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by tacomaholic, Jun 2, 2009.

  1. Jun 2, 2009 at 12:25 PM
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    tacomaholic

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    i put a 3in body on my truck about a year ago and now i just noticed that when i put the tailgate down it hits the plastic piece on a bumper and is scratching my bumper. has anyone else had this problem and how did you fix it?ideas? its a 01 trd ext cab.
     
  2. Jun 2, 2009 at 12:34 PM
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    senor taco

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    17in fj cruiser wheels satoshi grille with devil horns emblem Single in double out 50 series flowmaster with stainless tips Kenwod ddx512 double din touch screen DVD reciver with a single Rockford fosgate 12 in sub with an alpine amp tinted tail and third break light silverstar head and fog lights k&n drop in Billy 5100's on all 4 corners with a 2"AAL
    Sounds like a bent tsilgste to me
     
  3. Jun 2, 2009 at 12:35 PM
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    take if to the dealer it's a common problem
     
  4. Jun 2, 2009 at 12:35 PM
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    Never mind I see u have an 01
     
  5. Jun 2, 2009 at 1:04 PM
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    are the tailgate cables still in good condition? Maybe one's broke, or they've stretched? Or maybe the body lift spacers are deteriorating if they are just a poly material?
     
  6. Jun 2, 2009 at 1:08 PM
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    or maybe your body is deteriorating around the spacers????
     
  7. Jun 3, 2009 at 7:50 AM
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    its like slanted slitly back when u look at it.i looked at the spacers and they r fine.also the plastic cover on top curls up under thr tailgate so when u put it down it hits it and pushes up in the middel also.
     
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