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Lifting a taco

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas' started by bigstik, Mar 9, 2011.

  1. bigstik

    bigstik [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Alright so I want to put a 3" front and 1.5" rear body lift on my tacoma. Does anyone know if I will have to extend my steering column, or will it be alright? If I do need to extend it, where can I get ahold of an extension?
     
  2. tacomarotto

    tacomarotto "Change is inevitable, but growth is optional."

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    you cant mix up body lifts...

    u cant have half of you truck lifted with a 3" body lift and then have the other half 1.5"
     
  3. DubVtundy

    DubVtundy ERMAHGERD

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    dont do a body lift if your going to lift it do a suspesion lift.
     
  4. adamw

    adamw Well-Known Member

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    I would just stay away from body lifts
     
  5. chacotaco

    chacotaco Well-Known Member

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    And since you are now going to suspension lift stay away from spacers and blocks.
     
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