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Dumb lift question

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by 2.7taco, Sep 16, 2010.

  1. Sep 16, 2010 at 10:02 AM
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    2.7taco

    2.7taco [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Fat Bobs 2.75 lift and level with short AAL, 16x8 Level 8 Guardian Wheels, 245/75R16 Toyo Open Country ATII, custom trans shift kit(home made), Trans temp. and Vac gauge, URD fuel pump upgrade(going back to stock soon).
  2. Sep 16, 2010 at 10:03 AM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Moderator

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    4.10 gears, sliders, and lots of buttons.
    You should replace them.
     
  3. Sep 16, 2010 at 10:14 AM
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    2.7taco

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    Fat Bobs 2.75 lift and level with short AAL, 16x8 Level 8 Guardian Wheels, 245/75R16 Toyo Open Country ATII, custom trans shift kit(home made), Trans temp. and Vac gauge, URD fuel pump upgrade(going back to stock soon).
    Thanks alot Chris. I was told the factory shocks are not long enough but in the videos for the SST lift for the 5 lug the original shock was reinstalled.

    Any ideas of alignment or driveline angle issues?
    I think the added height would affect the driveline angle and either it would vibrate or it would wear out the U-joints prematurely.
     
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