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lift and tire help

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by 09 tacomaa, Nov 25, 2010.

  1. 09 tacomaa

    09 tacomaa [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Can you fit 305/70/17 tires on a 3" lift in the rear and a 5" in the front??? BTW its on a 2009 double cab.
     
  2. BEEFY_CHEESY_TACO

    BEEFY_CHEESY_TACO DUDE MAN BRO

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    I'm pretty sure theres people on here with that size. I believe it requires some pretty gnarly trimming though. (body mounts).
     
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    Well that would be a drop bracket lift which will put your tires 5" lower at full stuff so yes it will fit.
     
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    KPT sees what you did there.

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    How are you getting 5" of lift up front?
     
  5. 09 tacomaa

    09 tacomaa [OP] Well-Known Member

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    2" add-a-leafs with a 1" block in the rear, then 3" spacers with 2.5" bilstein shock so 5.5" to give it that sqquat look
     
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    that would fuck up your cvs sooooooo bad. you need need a drop bracket if you want more than 3 inches.
     
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    bad idea on the lift
     
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    That's what I was worried you were going to say when I saw you were planning 5" of lift.

    You absolutely cannot stack lifts like that. The billy's will have no more down travel left.
     
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    broken mods
    nooooooooooooooooooooooooo
     
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    Critical mass approaching.
     
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    Hahahaha this made me laugh so much!
     
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    OP:If you really want the bro-lean/ass-sag look, just go with 3" up front and keep the rear stock. That won't cause you any problems.

    Or if you have lots of cash, go with a 6" drop bracket in the front and 3" in the rear, or something like that.
     
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    Or just long travel it brah
     
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    Funny, when I noticed that my rear was sagging I thought it meant that my rear springs were shot, I didn't realize it was the new cool look.
     
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    Put 80psi in yout tires, that's worth 3/4"!
     
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    Get some strap steel and make some 7" long shackles, use them with some blocks made from uni-strut, you's be all set!
     
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    Do it...the wood will swell on rainy days and give you more lift...it will be like having hydraulics!!1!
     
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    AND, help get through deep puddles!
     
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    ok so if i got 3" lift in the front with stock suspension in the back, could i fit 285/70/17s with out rubbing front or rear?
     
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