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is this a stack lift?

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by kris219, Oct 2, 2010.

  1. Oct 2, 2010 at 9:43 AM
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    kris219

    kris219 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    spindle lift with dakar leaf pack, blacked out headlights and tailights, satoshi, debadged, HID headlights n fogs, flowmaster 40 single in dual out
    i lifted the front of my truck with the 4" camburg spindles. the rear i just used 2" blocks. i dont like how the blocks turned out though. they did not provide enough lift and i had a bro-lean an they wore out my leaf springs and i have a little bit of negative arc now. so i want to get rid of the blocks and opt for a new leaf pack. the ome darkar is the new leaf pack i want to go with (i think) but it only gives 2.5" of lift. so is it possible i can also get a longer shackle or is that considered stacking a lift and bad?
     
  2. Mar 14, 2011 at 1:41 PM
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    A lil late to bump but I'm wondering the same thing
     
  3. Mar 14, 2011 at 9:47 PM
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    I think it depends on how much lift you are trying to add. An additional 1" doesn't seem unreasonable with a new spring pack.
     
  4. Mar 14, 2011 at 10:07 PM
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    achirdo

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    The only thing you don't want to do in the rear is stack blocks if I'm not mistaken
     
  5. Mar 14, 2011 at 11:26 PM
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    toku58

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    Replacement leaf pack would be the best option.
    But there are other ways.

    -Install an AAL so the springs will have a positive arc. (Stock springs all develop a neg arc over time) The block had nothing to do with it!

    -Larger blocks. Tuff Country, Procomp, etc make 3" and 4" blocks. (These are O.K. options but you will have a bit more axle wrap.

    So it depends on your budget and what you are trying to achieve?

    Oh?? Forgot to mention there is a guy on TTORA that sells a flip shackle kit for the rear. (But that won't correct the neg arc in the springs)
     
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