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I want long travel!

Discussion in 'Long Travel Suspension' started by 01YotaTaco, Aug 9, 2010.

  1. Aug 12, 2010 at 10:30 PM
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    schiz94

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    im looking for a performance lift. i dont need LT but i want a quality ride and performance if i wanna get a little crazy
     
  2. Aug 12, 2010 at 10:46 PM
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    ditch the AAL and go full LT...

    you might be able to find coilovers, but the stock LCA, ball joints, and UCA are going to be weak points... as the intention of the 5 lug is supposed to be on street, the suspension parts are not built as rigidly as the 6 lug trucks...
     
  3. Aug 12, 2010 at 11:01 PM
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    but 90% of my driving will be road and 10% is going to be light off roading. i want mild mid travel. dont need full LT because i wont be jumping haha
     
  4. Aug 12, 2010 at 11:21 PM
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    mikesdoublecab

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    you dont need to be jumping to break the truck...

    10% may not seem like a lot, but that one time you miscalculate, and you are sitting there trying to explain to your parents why you need a few hundred bucks to repair something that could have been avoided to begin with...
     
  5. Aug 12, 2010 at 11:22 PM
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    haha.. by paying for it with a few thousand bucks before hand.
     
  6. Aug 12, 2010 at 11:31 PM
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    mikesdoublecab

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    Engage Offroad custom LT kit with King coilovers and bypasses, Deaver J59 leaf packs with custom 8 inch shackles and Bilstein 7100 12" travel shocks, 16x8 Eagle Alloy 137s, 285-75-16 BFG KM2s, custom front bumper and skid, Procomp H911 foglights, custom rear bumper and spare tire carrier, bed bar, Engage Offroad custom chase light rack, Icom V8000 radio
    exactly... but it beats trying to convince them that you are responsible enough with a broken 2 year old truck in the driveway... haha
     
  7. Aug 12, 2010 at 11:33 PM
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    i wont break it. but you can buy me some long travel rear suspension if you want :)
     
  8. Aug 12, 2010 at 11:35 PM
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    famous last words.... hahahah
     
  9. Aug 12, 2010 at 11:36 PM
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    i would be more than happy to assist... send me your dad's credit card number and i will buy everything you need, plus my commission for being your personal shopper....

    :D
     
  10. Aug 12, 2010 at 11:36 PM
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    hey, i take good care of my stuff. and my truck is my baby. i would never abuse it :)
     
  11. Aug 12, 2010 at 11:37 PM
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    haha no thanks. but you can trade me trucks. haha
     
  12. Aug 13, 2010 at 12:02 AM
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    Invest in some decent coilovers. 10% offroad is not worth dropping thousands and thousands on something you most likely won't use. My truck gets close to 300 miles per each tank of gas...even at 10% offroad...I would be driving 30 miles offroad each tank. I'm a farm equipment salesman...and get to drive offroad regularly...but DOUBT I spend close to 30 miles offroad on each tank.

    Save your money for something you'll actually use....liiiiiike an education? A house?
     
  13. Aug 13, 2010 at 12:09 AM
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    haha im covered on those. going to try to go to UNLV. get into the hotel/casino management program. my parents have a house in vegas they would let me live in. im seriously thinking sell my imac and get a mac pro and maybe a macbook. both with some solid state hard drives
     
  14. Aug 13, 2010 at 7:29 AM
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    isn't engage working on a 5 lugger LT kit... or am i smoking crack?
     
  15. Aug 13, 2010 at 8:19 AM
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    yah, but you're still smoking crack... :D:D:D

    the 5 lug kit is a full kill race kit... will be pulling 20 inches of travel like our race ranger...
     
  16. Aug 13, 2010 at 8:23 AM
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    eh, he is 16... that truck will be long gone and wrecked within a few years... hahaha...

    come to the dark side, Caleb... we are waiting for you over here...

    :D:D:D
     
  17. Aug 13, 2010 at 8:32 AM
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  18. Aug 13, 2010 at 8:34 AM
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    thanks Mike... now im hungry...
     
  19. Aug 13, 2010 at 9:43 AM
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    i got ripped off

    i didn't get any cookies when i crossed over...
     
  20. Aug 13, 2010 at 5:50 PM
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