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my little 3 incher is looking sad.

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by mh.meier, Apr 18, 2012.

  1. Apr 18, 2012 at 2:33 PM
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    mh.meier

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    I lifted my truck myself, all pro standard leafs in the rear, with Billy 5100 RCD's and a ubolt flip and I have Billy 5100's set at. 85 with OME 885 coils and camburg UCA's and i still have the factory rake which is weird. I was sure that i would be sitting level at 3". I am sure i will have to upgrade my coils to the OME 886's when i get my bumper but what else do i need to get my 3 inches? Any input would be good. And yes i have read multiple threads and searched but i have already installed what was supposed to be a 3" lift and no luck. Thanks guys. You rock
     
  2. Apr 18, 2012 at 2:35 PM
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    Jester243

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  3. Apr 18, 2012 at 2:38 PM
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    yup lol
     
  4. Apr 18, 2012 at 2:38 PM
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    mh.meier

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    Figured I'd get one or two laughs.
     
  5. Apr 18, 2012 at 2:42 PM
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    The funny thing is, even six inches isn't that impressive. :D

    Seriously, though, the AP standard leafs lift the rear by 3". So if you lift the front 3" and the rear 3", you should still end up with the factory rake.
     
  6. Apr 18, 2012 at 2:46 PM
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    So what should I do to level it eh? Get the 886's?
     
  7. Apr 18, 2012 at 2:46 PM
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  8. Apr 18, 2012 at 2:47 PM
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    And don't bag on 6inchers........ :p
     
  9. Apr 18, 2012 at 2:48 PM
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    chadderkdawg

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    Drop bracket the front, or pull out the rear in favor of an aal in the stock pack.
     
  10. Apr 18, 2012 at 2:50 PM
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    I have heard some bad things about the drop bracket. I will need the 886's when I get my bumper though, right now the front is riding nude.
     
  11. Apr 18, 2012 at 2:52 PM
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    :jellydance: my .85 in is looking sad.
     
  12. Apr 18, 2012 at 2:54 PM
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    hahahahaha, I thought I had it bad.
     
  13. Apr 18, 2012 at 3:00 PM
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    Top of Google baby!

    3incher.jpg
     
  14. Apr 18, 2012 at 3:03 PM
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    I am sooooooooo famous now!!!!!:cool:
     
  15. Apr 18, 2012 at 3:06 PM
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  16. Apr 18, 2012 at 4:34 PM
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    Id swap out the rear leafs man's. Just do an AAL.. plus your 886's when you get your bumper to compensate for the weight. OR... Maybe the leafs need to settle more? Idk..
     
  17. Apr 18, 2012 at 4:39 PM
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    Get a 2" AAL in the rear and sell the AP leaf pack. The rear of your truck is already an inch higher at stock height, so if you lift the front three inches and the rear 3" it will still have the rake. but if you lift the front three and the rear two... then you'll have leveled your truck. funny title though haha:rolleyes:
     
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