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Any way to tell how much my truck is lifted?

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by Cvd2312, Mar 23, 2012.

  1. Mar 23, 2012 at 8:18 PM
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    Cvd2312

    Cvd2312 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    I recently installed bilstein's on my truck set at 2.5" in front, and 2" lift shackles in the rear. I know the amount of lift given from the shocks varies, and I forgot to measure the distance from my hubs to the fender before I lifted it.

    Is there any way to know how much lift I got? Like a standard stock measurement somewhere I could go off of?
     
  2. Mar 23, 2012 at 11:47 PM
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    steve o 77

    steve o 77 braaap

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    Just don't worry about it. It's not like knowing is going to make it perform better.
     
  3. Mar 24, 2012 at 7:15 AM
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    Cvd2312

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    Haha, I'll pass on that, I don't care that much
     
  4. Mar 24, 2012 at 7:15 AM
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    I know, just curious if there was a simple way
     
  5. Mar 25, 2012 at 5:34 AM
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    magog45

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    Someone with as stock height truck and the same tires as you could measure theirs but for all the info on here I haven't seen those numbers anywhere.
     
  6. Mar 25, 2012 at 5:42 AM
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  7. Mar 25, 2012 at 6:21 AM
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    STLharry

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    Just go by what the parts say. It's close enough.
     
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