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Does anyone know of a 2" body lift?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by duke598, Apr 23, 2009.

  1. Apr 23, 2009 at 5:58 PM
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    duke598

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    I currently have a 3" Suspension lift on my truck (3" front, 1" rear block), and I was just wondering, does anyone know of a 2" body lift I can add to my truck? I would like to achieve 5 inches of lift. I have a 2006 Double Cab PreRunner.

    Thanks,
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  2. Apr 23, 2009 at 6:14 PM
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    You'll hear alot of negative about body lifts here. What is your goal of 5" based on??
     
  3. Apr 23, 2009 at 6:41 PM
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    Ah, nevermind the question haha, I did a bit of research on body lifts and decided just to keep my 3" susp lift, but I might buy a 2" rear AAL. What would be a rough estimate of labor just to install a 2" rear leaf?
     
  4. Apr 23, 2009 at 6:43 PM
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    Would you be able to do it yourself? Can your dad or a friend help?

    I don't think it is that complicated to do it.
     
  5. Apr 23, 2009 at 7:29 PM
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    You can do the aal in an hour...
     
  6. Apr 24, 2009 at 1:43 AM
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    Yeah...It takes an hour or two if you do it with some help. I'm not sure what a shop would charge you.
     
  7. Apr 24, 2009 at 7:02 PM
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    I called a srping shop a few weeks ago, custom add-a-leafs installed for $300. havent had it done, gotta do the front first.
     
  8. Apr 24, 2009 at 7:51 PM
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    If you're doing it to clear bigger tires, don't even bother. The front cab mounts are where your issues will be.
     
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