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FOX 2.5 Resi Coilover question

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by Masada, Jun 28, 2010.

  1. Masada

    Masada [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Hey guys, I just got my Fox 2.5 and I was wondering about how much thread is needed to get about 2.75-3" lift out of them. Anyone running that same setup?

    I have the all pro front bumper and I'm not long travel.
     
  2. Masada

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    Anybody????
     
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    I've read 1.5" I've read 4.3" I would just like to try and adjust them before I put them on the truck.
     
  4. Zombie Runner

    Zombie Runner Are these black helicopters for me?

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    1 sec let me check


    edit: checked my build page and I said this...
    lol yes I quoted myself
     
  5. chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Thor

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    It varies alot by vehicle. Start with 2" thread, and adjust from there. Setting them at 3" is gonna give a pretty stiff ride. You may want to go 2 to 2.5". Its gonna take a few days to ge the height right.
     
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    Sweet thanks man, how much lift did you get out of those?
     
  7. chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Thor

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    Who are you asking?
     
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    I think im at 2.5" of lift.

    I had them at the 4" of thread like allpro said and that was absolutly terrible. If I was 4wd that would have destroyed my front end. I backed off about an inch and it was still bad, jacked it back up and backed down some more...

    like chris said, start at 2" and go up a little at a time.

    Im at 2 1/2" on the pass side and 2 3/4" on driver side to account for the fuel tank

    you can check my build page for pics of how it sits. the last page has new pics
     
  9. chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Thor

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    I thought you were running Leepers?
     
  10. Masada

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    LOL sorry dude, didn't see your post my bad.

    Thanks man will do.
     
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    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Thor

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    Anytime you buy used CO's, you need to get them rebuilt before installing them on your truck.
     
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