1. Welcome to Tacoma World!

    You are currently viewing as a guest! To get full-access, you need to register for a FREE account.

    As a registered member, you’ll be able to:
    • Participate in all Tacoma discussion topics
    • Communicate privately with other Tacoma owners from around the world
    • Post your own photos in our Members Gallery
    • Access all special features of the site

Drop bracket lift question

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by Unknown, Dec 3, 2010.

  1. Dec 3, 2010 at 10:04 PM
    #1
    Unknown

    Unknown [OP] He who angers you conquers you

    Joined:
    Apr 18, 2010
    Member:
    #35554
    Messages:
    8,241
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Brian
    Los Angeles
    Vehicle:
    Unknown
    Unknown
    :help:

    I have a 3 inch Pro comp lift and im finding it a bit stiff for my needs. So heres the question, can i go to stock or change them to 5100s or any other regular shocks?
     
  2. Dec 3, 2010 at 10:30 PM
    #2
    Unknown

    Unknown [OP] He who angers you conquers you

    Joined:
    Apr 18, 2010
    Member:
    #35554
    Messages:
    8,241
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Brian
    Los Angeles
    Vehicle:
    Unknown
    Unknown
  3. Dec 4, 2010 at 7:06 AM
    #3
    allrsdup

    allrsdup Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Oct 13, 2007
    Member:
    #3040
    Messages:
    793
    Gender:
    Male
    Sahuarita AZ.
    Vehicle:
    2015 dc superwhite 4x4
    your question is confusing. the title sais drop bracket lift but your question is about a 3" procomp lift or 5100's wich niether are drop bracket lifts..
     
  4. Dec 4, 2010 at 9:30 AM
    #4
    Unknown

    Unknown [OP] He who angers you conquers you

    Joined:
    Apr 18, 2010
    Member:
    #35554
    Messages:
    8,241
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Brian
    Los Angeles
    Vehicle:
    Unknown
    Unknown
    I'm pretty sure my current is a DB. but anyways, can I swap it out for 5100? Or am I fucked?
     
  5. Dec 4, 2010 at 9:34 AM
    #5
    STravis

    STravis Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Feb 2, 2010
    Member:
    #30597
    Messages:
    720
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Travis
    Ruidoso, New Mexico
    Vehicle:
    2012 TRD Offroad
    You should post up some pics of your current setup and maybe somebody can give you a little more information.
     
  6. Dec 4, 2010 at 9:35 AM
    #6
    krimson

    krimson Nothin

    Joined:
    May 17, 2008
    Member:
    #6714
    Messages:
    3,436
    Vehicle:
    TRD Off Road
    OME 3" lift with 885 coils. OME Shocks with TSB 1.5 AAL. 285/75/16 KM2s. XD Hoss 16" wheels. DDM Tuning 6000K HIDs, H10 6000K Fogs. BHLM. Debaged. 20% tint on front windows.
    I thought 6" lifts are drop bracket lifts....
     
  7. Dec 4, 2010 at 9:37 AM
    #7
    STravis

    STravis Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Feb 2, 2010
    Member:
    #30597
    Messages:
    720
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Travis
    Ruidoso, New Mexico
    Vehicle:
    2012 TRD Offroad
    They make a 4" and a 6".
     
  8. Dec 4, 2010 at 9:41 AM
    #8
    Tacomanator

    Tacomanator Boiling denim and bangin whores

    Joined:
    Jul 25, 2010
    Member:
    #40746
    Messages:
    4,575
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Clam Slammer
    Here
    King 2.5" extended travel coilovers with compression adjusters, Camburg UCA's, King 2.5" rear shocks, Volant cold air intake with ram air scoop.
    is the drop bracket bolt on? if so, you should be able to go back to stock or 5100's
     
  9. Dec 4, 2010 at 9:45 AM
    #9
    ktmrider

    ktmrider Senior Member

    Joined:
    Jul 20, 2009
    Member:
    #19933
    Messages:
    5,104
    Gender:
    Male
    Vehicle:
    07 DCLB 4x4 Sport S/C
    Junk
    not if you are 4x4 and have to cut the front cross member to drop the front diff
     
  10. Dec 4, 2010 at 10:12 AM
    #10
    Unknown

    Unknown [OP] He who angers you conquers you

    Joined:
    Apr 18, 2010
    Member:
    #35554
    Messages:
    8,241
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Brian
    Los Angeles
    Vehicle:
    Unknown
    Unknown
    I'll post a pic right now.
     
  11. Dec 4, 2010 at 10:22 AM
    #11
    kinkrider101

    kinkrider101 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Sep 29, 2009
    Member:
    #23497
    Messages:
    2,698
    Gender:
    Male
    santa barbara
    Vehicle:
    2007 cummins/2007 tacoma
    wheels and tires
    Wouldn't a db on a 3" make it have really low ground clearence
     
  12. Dec 4, 2010 at 10:23 AM
    #12
    ktmrider

    ktmrider Senior Member

    Joined:
    Jul 20, 2009
    Member:
    #19933
    Messages:
    5,104
    Gender:
    Male
    Vehicle:
    07 DCLB 4x4 Sport S/C
    Junk
    yeah worse than stock
     
  13. Dec 4, 2010 at 10:37 AM
    #13
    mike686

    mike686 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Feb 28, 2010
    Member:
    #32285
    Messages:
    724
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Michael
    Waldorf
    Vehicle:
    10 Tacoma TRD Off Road
    See Build Thread
    yeah agreed a 3 inch would not be a db lift, none, not toytec pro comp etc. would have a db so you should be able to go back to stock or trade for 5100's is this a spacer lift or suspension?
     
  14. Dec 4, 2010 at 11:49 AM
    #14
    Unknown

    Unknown [OP] He who angers you conquers you

    Joined:
    Apr 18, 2010
    Member:
    #35554
    Messages:
    8,241
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Brian
    Los Angeles
    Vehicle:
    Unknown
    Unknown
    5100 is suspension, my current setup is suspension not I'm a bro
     
  15. Dec 4, 2010 at 11:50 AM
    #15
    Unknown

    Unknown [OP] He who angers you conquers you

    Joined:
    Apr 18, 2010
    Member:
    #35554
    Messages:
    8,241
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Brian
    Los Angeles
    Vehicle:
    Unknown
    Unknown
    I'm not a bro I meant(stupid phone)
     
  16. Dec 4, 2010 at 12:09 PM
    #16
    Unknown

    Unknown [OP] He who angers you conquers you

    Joined:
    Apr 18, 2010
    Member:
    #35554
    Messages:
    8,241
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Brian
    Los Angeles
    Vehicle:
    Unknown
    Unknown
    Clearance

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]
     
  17. Dec 4, 2010 at 12:39 PM
    #17
    ktmrider

    ktmrider Senior Member

    Joined:
    Jul 20, 2009
    Member:
    #19933
    Messages:
    5,104
    Gender:
    Male
    Vehicle:
    07 DCLB 4x4 Sport S/C
    Junk
    WTF you do have a drop bracket
     
  18. Dec 4, 2010 at 12:45 PM
    #18
    Unknown

    Unknown [OP] He who angers you conquers you

    Joined:
    Apr 18, 2010
    Member:
    #35554
    Messages:
    8,241
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Brian
    Los Angeles
    Vehicle:
    Unknown
    Unknown
    Told you :p
     
  19. Dec 4, 2010 at 1:33 PM
    #19
    kinkrider101

    kinkrider101 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Sep 29, 2009
    Member:
    #23497
    Messages:
    2,698
    Gender:
    Male
    santa barbara
    Vehicle:
    2007 cummins/2007 tacoma
    wheels and tires
  20. Dec 4, 2010 at 1:38 PM
    #20
    Unknown

    Unknown [OP] He who angers you conquers you

    Joined:
    Apr 18, 2010
    Member:
    #35554
    Messages:
    8,241
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Brian
    Los Angeles
    Vehicle:
    Unknown
    Unknown
    so...... i cant right?


    Edit: i just want a smoother ride, feels like if im in a streetbike
     
To Top