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I need to be higher

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by Blaise22, Apr 6, 2010.

  1. Apr 6, 2010 at 9:17 AM
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    Blaise22

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    I have a 3" spacer lift up front with the back stock but it still looks level. People with the 5100's set at 2.5 look like they are riding higher up front which is the look im going for. I was just wondering why this was? I was thinking of switching out for the adjustable billys or the kit listed below and setting it to 3"-3.5" which I hope will get me higher up front. what do you guys think.

    http://www.toyteclifts.com/index.php?page=shop.product_details&flypage=flypage.tpl&product_id=58823&category_id=64&option=com_virtuemart&Itemid=72
     
  2. Apr 6, 2010 at 9:19 AM
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  3. Apr 6, 2010 at 10:07 AM
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    Sounds like maybe your stock coils are shot. Your best bet would be to to get new coils and shocks for the front. Then an aal to match the lift for the rear.
     
  4. Apr 6, 2010 at 10:13 AM
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  5. Apr 6, 2010 at 1:36 PM
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  6. Apr 6, 2010 at 2:33 PM
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  7. Apr 6, 2010 at 2:51 PM
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    you can use stock parts: UCA, coils, shocks.

    i would suggest removing the spacer so you dont have 7" of lift up front.
     
  8. Apr 6, 2010 at 3:04 PM
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    haha will do. It says I need longer brake lines, so I need to run completely new lines from the brakes up to the master cylinder?
     
  9. Apr 6, 2010 at 3:09 PM
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  10. Apr 6, 2010 at 3:39 PM
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    Perfect thanks for all the help
     
  11. Apr 7, 2010 at 10:26 AM
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    If I were to buy new shocks how much travel can I go up to with the new spindles? Example: Fox shocks 8"of travel
     
  12. Apr 7, 2010 at 11:54 AM
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    I agree.

    OP, if your 3" levels out the front something is up. You should basically be 2" nose high with the 3"spacer and non-TSB springs.
     
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