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Affordable lift but decent quality

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by Colton, Jun 18, 2009.

  1. Colton

    Colton [OP] Reagan/Bush '84

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    Hey guys, once again, I'm back in the Suspension section wandering around...

    I'm looking to raise my truck 3 inches, but I want something under $500 to do so. :eek: I've seen that some people have spacers, and I'm wondering what are the pros and cons of a 3inch spacer lift. I've picked out a 2 things, and am wondering if this is a good combo. Feel free to give me some suggestions. :) I won't be offroading much, mainly just for looks. :)

    Here is something for the front: http://www.toyteclifts.com/index.ph...ategory_id=77&option=com_virtuemart&Itemid=72

    And for the rear: http://www.toyteclifts.com/index.ph...ategory_id=81&option=com_virtuemart&Itemid=72
     
  2. 07trd4x4

    07trd4x4 Well-Known Member

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    i was thinking 6 inch at first.. but little too much.. so i just wont to throw 33's under and get some better bumpers and some sliders
     
  3. tacomaman06

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    skip on the spacers.

    just get a 3 inch toytec lift......coils up front,aal in the rear. you'll be set, and you'll love the ride.
     
  4. Colton

    Colton [OP] Reagan/Bush '84

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    no problem buddy, and dont worry, its better to ask if you dont know...its what we are here for. since you have an access cab, you will be good to go with the 884 coils.........885 or 886 will be too harsh of a ride i believe,especially since you wont be doing much offroading. with the all for the rear...no need for the rear block.
     
  6. Colton

    Colton [OP] Reagan/Bush '84

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    Alright, sounds good! Thanks again, and for being nice about it. :) About the rear block: would it help gain some clearance back there?
     
  7. tacomaman06

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    it may set you up a bit higher, but the ride quality will be bad, and blocks can crack...and cause axle wrap, which you definitely dont want. you can always get a 1.5 inch aal to go into your leaf pack tho.
     
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    Colton [OP] Reagan/Bush '84

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    Thanks for your help tacomaman06, I really appreciate it! :)
     
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    Gsquare The G stands for smooth

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    I figure I'll be going with the same package very soon.

    Does it matter whether you've had the '09 leaf TSB done or not? I haven't asked my dealer about the TSB yet because I figured I would get the extra leaf anyway with the Toytec package. Yes?

    I have the TRD sport, so I already have the Billy's.

    Thanks.
     
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    I think toytec has seperate AAL's for TSB and non-TSB trucks. I know there's not mention of it on the site, but I remember hearing about them.

    No lift yet for me, but when I go for it it will be the toytec OME kit. Been doing loads of research, and it seems to be the best bang for the buck for light offroading.
     
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    There is indeed a seperate AAL w/ or w/o TSB done via ToyTec.
     
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    Good to know. Thanks y'all.
     
  13. chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Thor

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    4.10 gears, sliders, lots of buttons, and yellow flashing lights on the dash.
    Being as the 885's are recomended for double cabs, and he has an extended cab 4 banger, maybe the 884's would be a better choice.
     
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    see my 2nd post fellas.:D
     
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    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Thor

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    4.10 gears, sliders, lots of buttons, and yellow flashing lights on the dash.
    ;)
    Your a mod now...We dont read what you write. :D
     
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    tacomaman06 Carolina Alliance: Lead, follow, or get the hell o Thor

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    ahahaha!!!!:woot::D

    i hear ya mr. "im about to hit 20k posts....so im post whore supreme"!!!:D
     
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    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Thor

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    i know.....I have no job, or life.....:pout:

    Perhaps I will take "Leave".......
     
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    tacomaman06 Carolina Alliance: Lead, follow, or get the hell o Thor

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    the only leave you're gonna take is from one thread to another!!;):D
     
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    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Thor

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    Yes Sir! :D
     
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