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Newly Lifted

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by cclax2145, Sep 2, 2008.

  1. Sep 2, 2008 at 9:52 PM
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    cclax2145

    cclax2145 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Hey I just installed my 3inch toytec lift with spacers and AAL's and it looks great. But there was jsut one thing that i was wondering about and it was the way that the truck drove. It seemed like the suspension in the back was insainly stiff and i could feel everytiny bump on the road. I was just wondering if this was normal or what was up so thanks for any help.
     
  2. Sep 2, 2008 at 9:53 PM
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    derekabraham

    derekabraham Living vicariously through everybody

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    :worthless:
     
  3. Sep 2, 2008 at 9:56 PM
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    cclax2145

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    Ill have some posted by tomorrow i get my rims and 33's on friday so yea
     
  4. Sep 2, 2008 at 9:58 PM
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    tacomaman06

    tacomaman06 Carolina Alliance: Enforcer

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    getting there....
    with the aal...gonna ride a bit stiff for a couple of weeks til it settles a bit, then it'll ride great.
     
  5. Sep 2, 2008 at 10:40 PM
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    SocalMan22

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    Sounds good looking foward to the pics!
     
  6. Sep 3, 2008 at 5:50 PM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Moderator

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    You probably have a short AAL in the rear. I had a long AAL made at a spring shop. If the ride bothers you, you should consider this route. :)
     
  7. Sep 3, 2008 at 5:58 PM
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    Toy4Life

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    The stiffness is normal. Before long, you won't even notice it.
     
  8. Sep 3, 2008 at 6:01 PM
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    rpoint16

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    Did you go to Dunbar springs in Phoenix?
     
  9. Sep 3, 2008 at 6:32 PM
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    PPD934

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    can you post s picture of you front spacers
     
  10. Sep 3, 2008 at 6:45 PM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Moderator

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    Id have to check my paperwork. I dont think it was them. Are they the ones near Phoenix Welding supply?
     
  11. Sep 3, 2008 at 8:59 PM
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    cclax2145

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    Yea i understand what u mean by you get used to it its been only a couple days and i hardly notice it but thanks for yalls opinions
     
  12. Sep 4, 2008 at 8:00 PM
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    350TacoZilla

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    (viagra music) if you have unusual stiffness that lasts more than 4 weeks see your local spring shop LOL
     
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