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Fox 2.0 Coilover resivoirs Questions

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by jdkeller, Aug 5, 2009.

  1. jdkeller

    jdkeller [OP] How many words can be fit in this s

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    So I bought some Fox 2.0 coilovers as the title says. First off, are they side specific? Im thinking no. Also, I was wondering what most people run these at. 2.5"? 3"? I have tc uca's and 285/75/16's. Im also going to be installing the 3" All Pro leaf packs. I would like my truck to sit at least level. So in order to get the 2.5-3" of lift how much thread do I need to have showing at the top? Thanks in advance. I will be installing these this weekened.
     
  2. SocalMan22

    SocalMan22 Founder Socaltacomas.com Thor

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    I noticed they dont have the top plate, i have mine set @ 2.5 the higher you go the more down travel you lose. 4 complete revolutions of the adjuster ring equals a 1/2" of lift height
     
  3. jdkeller

    jdkeller [OP] How many words can be fit in this s

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    I have the top plates. I have to bolt them on. Right now one is compressed about 3.5 inches down and the other at like 2 inches. I would like to get them close to where I want them so I dont have to do as much adjusting when they are on the truck. Thanks
     
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    Best advice is probably to measure your height now. Then you can make some comparisons for after and tinker with it until it looks level on both sides. Lifting the Drivers side ends up taking more turns than lowering the Passenger side, turn for turn. Or, at least thats my experience.
     
  5. jdkeller

    jdkeller [OP] How many words can be fit in this s

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    Thanks Roger. Ill figure it out. I might throw the leafs on tomorrow so they will be done. Hey I have a question Roger- On the leaf pack its not side specific right? And what side goes forward?
     
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    The military wrap side goes forward, thats what JHodge told me in that last thread. Just call me if you have any questions when you do it.
     
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    Tracy The Silver blurr...

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    Chrome tube steps. Because a lady needs a help up when wearing a dress. :)
    good luck! or maybe you should wait for mod day??? lol. or do you have something planned to do for that day, too?
     
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    Tracy, go help him out tomorrow.
     
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    Tracy The Silver blurr...

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    Chrome tube steps. Because a lady needs a help up when wearing a dress. :)
    Lol. Oh Roger, I would be totally down to help out JD however he never asked. Besides, I'm taking my dog to get her shots and heading out to the Lake to go boating for the weekend. Unless he waits til Monday? And your truck looks awesome, change your signature picture! :)
     
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    Thx! Trying to find someone to make a new sig. Good luck w/ the dog and have fun at the lake. See you at Tacoberwest?
     
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    jd get shy around girls, just go show up and give him a hand.:devil:

    You guys doing all these mods is making me do the back end know, damn you guys. No more mods.
     
  12. jdkeller

    jdkeller [OP] How many words can be fit in this s

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    pfff youve done enough! relax! and me and shy are not in the same sentence. sorry buddy
     
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    I'll stop if you guys agree to stop!
     
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    no stoping now, once i do the back i am done, the back of my truck you homo's.:D
     
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    When is that going in the shop?
     
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    i don't know, in a month or so. i need 21" of travel.
     
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    jdkeller [OP] How many words can be fit in this s

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    Im almost done. Just need to paint my grill and eyelids and buy the rear fox shocks and im good
     
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    Oh Steve, you lil devil you! I think you get shy around the ladies, too. Rememeber the first time I meet you and I was like "Your BAJAMOON?" and asked you for a hug! Lol. You crack me up!

    I haven't even started. Lol. I only came across this because I was looking for a Cover for the bed of my truck and I still haven't gotten it.

    Once you get that back done it's gonna be a great ASSet to the trail.

    Job well done. :)
     
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    Tracy, I know you only want a cover so you can store more clothes.
    JD, did you install anything today? Let me know b/c Tracy and I are heading over there to help you tomorrow. She told me she'll cancel her trip to the lake to help you out.
     
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    threesome.:devil::bananadance:
     
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