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Lift tips

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by dverney7733, Jul 15, 2008.

  1. Jul 15, 2008 at 7:07 PM
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    dverney7733

    dverney7733 [OP] New Member

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    I have a 2001 tacoma. I want to get a 6 in lift on it. I am not a real machanic but i like to do as much as i can myself. Is there any real problems that you run into on a ifs truck. I hav worked on solid axle trucks and i am clueless on this one. Any tips.
     
  2. Jul 15, 2008 at 7:45 PM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Moderator

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    4.10 gears, sliders, and lots of buttons.
    Installing a 6" lift is pretty easy. Nothing to be worried about. Give your self a weekend to do it. :)
     
  3. Jul 15, 2008 at 7:47 PM
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    tacomaman06

    tacomaman06 Carolina Alliance: Enforcer

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    getting there....
    yeah, what chris said, plus......make sure you have all the tools you will need for the lift, including jack and jack stands.
     
  4. Jul 15, 2008 at 7:52 PM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Moderator

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    Also, you will need a Sawzall, and a welder. Im sure you have these as you are familliar with solid axels, but just had to make sure. :)
     
  5. Apr 17, 2009 at 2:31 PM
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    tufftoy2000

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    2000 4wd, can i use a skyjacker 2 inch lift along with my 2 inch leveling kit????
     
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