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In the market for a 3'' body lift.

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by SRQ TACO, Jul 28, 2009.

  1. Jul 28, 2009 at 1:11 PM
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    SRQ TACO

    SRQ TACO [OP] "You've Got Red on You"

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    Well I need a wallet friendly lift and spindles are ugly IMO for our 5 lug trucks. So I am looking for a 3'' body lift. Summit Racing can get me one for $141 shipped but I wanna see if you guys know of anywhere that can beat that price.
     
  2. Jul 28, 2009 at 1:30 PM
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    Agent475

    Agent475 "Mark It Zero"

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    I have a 3" Tuff Country Suspension Lift (Spacers instead of body lift or the more complex shocks, structs, etc. mods)... Try www.suspensionconnection.com :) I had a good experience.
     
  3. Jul 28, 2009 at 2:05 PM
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    SRQ TACO

    SRQ TACO [OP] "You've Got Red on You"

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    Mind you I am a 5 lug and not a 6 lug:rolleyes:
     
  4. Jul 28, 2009 at 6:43 PM
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    Siebler

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    You think that spindles are uglier than a BL? Not bashing the BL, I have one.

    Just remember that when you want sliders or new bumpers or anything like that they have to be customized to fit your BL....
     
  5. Jul 29, 2009 at 12:02 AM
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    SRQ TACO

    SRQ TACO [OP] "You've Got Red on You"

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    Yeah I know that. But does 141 shipped sound like a good price?
     
  6. Jul 29, 2009 at 10:43 AM
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    Siebler

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    Its been a while but that sounds similar to what I payed.

    When I got mine I called all 4WP and ORW and had them price match what I had found. They both agreed no problem but only ORW had it in stock so I went and bought it so I didnt have to wait.
     
  7. Jul 29, 2009 at 8:04 PM
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    SRQ TACO

    SRQ TACO [OP] "You've Got Red on You"

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    Currently waiting to see if ORW can match or beat that price...
     
  8. Jul 30, 2009 at 1:25 AM
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    Beef Taco00

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    tooooooo bad you're in florida...i wanna give my bodylift away just for trade of the stock hardware!!!!!!!!!!!! bout to do a long travel kit and just wanna run the 33x10.5, kinda prerunner style.....if anyone in the jersey area wanna free bodylift...hit me up!!!
     
  9. Jul 30, 2009 at 10:23 PM
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    stay away from a body lift!!! id go with a coil spacer
     
  10. Jul 30, 2009 at 10:50 PM
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    SRQ TACO

    SRQ TACO [OP] "You've Got Red on You"

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    I already have the biggest spacer they make for a 5 lug.


    ORW did not price match it so Summit is a go! Just hope my tires don't look too small.
     
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