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Coilover Question

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas' started by Isaiasgon, Nov 2, 2011.

  1. Nov 2, 2011 at 2:13 PM
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    Isaiasgon

    Isaiasgon [OP] Well-Known Member

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    This may be a dumb question but ill ask it anyway because im curiouse, Does anyone know what will happen if crank my coilovers lift more than 3' inches from the spring to the top part of it?
     
  2. Nov 2, 2011 at 2:20 PM
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    You'll have no suspension droop and your truck will ride really poorly.

    Rather than having a wheel drop into a pot hole, the whole corner of your truck will drop because the lower control arm won't be able to drop any more than it already is at ride height.
     
  4. Nov 2, 2011 at 2:22 PM
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    Like to lift the front end higher
     
  5. Nov 2, 2011 at 2:23 PM
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    Get some ome 885 that will lift your truck up to 2 to 2.5
     
  6. Nov 2, 2011 at 2:29 PM
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    So lifting the front end by cranking up the adjustable coilovers to bring the truck up is a bad idea? The reason is because i just want to level the truck up with out adding more stuff to it.
     
  7. Nov 2, 2011 at 2:54 PM
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    KPT

    KPT sees what you did there.

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    just don't go over 3" of lift with the coilovers.
     
  8. Nov 2, 2011 at 6:58 PM
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    Thank you
     
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