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not all that happy with the eibach/5100 setup

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by texastacobueno, Mar 26, 2010.

  1. Mar 26, 2010 at 7:38 PM
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    texastacobueno

    texastacobueno [OP] Effin A Cotton, Effin A

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    Got my Bilstein 5100 and Eibach springs installed a week ago (5100's set at "0") and i don't like the heigth so I've ordered a 1/4" spacer for the passengers side and I'm lookin for a 1/2" spacer for the drivers side..... where the hell do I get that?
     
  2. Mar 26, 2010 at 7:48 PM
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    ktmrider

    ktmrider Senior Member

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  3. Mar 26, 2010 at 8:12 PM
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    tacomakid96

    tacomakid96 Can you skin Grizz, pilgram?

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  4. Mar 26, 2010 at 9:13 PM
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    OZ-T

    OZ-T Quite an experience to live in fear , isn't it ?

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    How much lift did you end up with ? I've read somewhere on here that doublecab 4x4's were getting only just over 1 1/2 "?

    OZ
     
  5. Mar 26, 2010 at 9:18 PM
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    OZ-T

    OZ-T Quite an experience to live in fear , isn't it ?

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    Ugh , that's not much , thanks Benca

    OZ

    ( TV is still awesome dude :D , thanks again )
     
  6. Mar 27, 2010 at 12:34 AM
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    spiceman

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    Agree, I only got about 1" at the zero setting and 1.75" at the .85 setting.
     
  7. Mar 27, 2010 at 8:46 PM
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    Carlo

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    Texastaco, what is the ride quality like on the truck with the new springs and Billies? I know you want a little more height, but, interested in performance of this setup?
     
  8. Mar 27, 2010 at 8:50 PM
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    ToucanV13

    ToucanV13 You think I was rollin out here naked?

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  9. Mar 27, 2010 at 9:04 PM
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    BirdTRD

    BirdTRD Unsuspectingly striking from above

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    Front (2.75" total): 1.6" Eibach coils, Toytec 0.5" (L) & 0.25" (R) top plate spacers, 5100's @ 0.85", Built Right uniball UCA's, Differential drop, Removed sway bar Rear: TSB springs, Wheeler's 1.5" AAL, 5100's, 2* shims, Carrier bearing drop, F and R Spidertrax, 285/75-16 Goodyear Duratracs, Self-fabbed sliders, rear bumper, and skid plates, Cobra 75 CB, Bed lined slim lo-pro tool box, Bed Extender, Diff breather mod, Two tail gate security mods, Exhaust dumped behind axle, Can't leave shit alone so plenty more coming...
    I'm on a phone so I can't post pics but look in my profile and gallery. I have everything you're talking about. I have 2.75" of lift and it rides and flexes as good or better than stock trd off road setup which is pretty good.
     
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