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Not too sure about this lift setup, what do u think

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by hirshy30, Dec 17, 2009.

  1. Dec 17, 2009 at 10:27 PM
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    hirshy30

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    Bilstein C475HO Front Shock Set 175.00 175.00
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    Wheeler's MP3 Add A Leaf Set with U6754X 149.95 149.95

    im just looking to raise my taco 3 in so i can run bigger tires and make it look bigger and leveled out. what do u guys think?? im really just considering going with a toytec spacer butis it better than a spacer lift
    because you are getting the lift plus an upgrade in performance with
    New/Perfomance shocks at the same time. does the 3-leaf AAL turns your factory
    pack into a progressive racing style pack.
     
  2. Dec 17, 2009 at 10:39 PM
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    Im not familiar with the shocks, but if they are just shocks and not coil overs than you will need coils as well.
     
  3. Dec 17, 2009 at 10:41 PM
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    thos shocks dont show in a google search
     
  4. Dec 17, 2009 at 10:41 PM
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    ya they are just shocks but it says it adds 1.75 in of lift, and that combined with wheelers 13 mm add a leaf set which adds 3/4-7/8 in of lift.
     
  5. Dec 17, 2009 at 10:42 PM
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    just go with what people use like 5100's and a toytec of icon aal for the back
     
  6. Dec 17, 2009 at 10:42 PM
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  7. Dec 17, 2009 at 10:42 PM
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    theres nothing in the shopping cart
     
  8. Dec 17, 2009 at 10:44 PM
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    Get 5100s over a spacer lift...anyone that tells you they are okay with spacers have obviously never had 5100s, cause the ride quality is night an day. Spend the extra and get 5100s...that is the cheapest route to increase ride quality and height on your truck. Search for 5100s...a lot of people were are running them and really like them.
     
  9. Dec 17, 2009 at 10:50 PM
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    ok yeah thats what i wanna do! i really know nothing about lifts at all im just looking to spend no more than 500 and lift it 3" er so and keep my ride quality high . so what would recommend http://www.wheelersoffroad.com/05uptacoadjbils.htm
     
  10. Dec 17, 2009 at 10:53 PM
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    Contact Downsouth Motorsports or Toytec lifts...they are venders on this site and very knowledgeable. They will get you set up right. You will like have to Add A Leaf on the rear.
     
  11. Dec 17, 2009 at 10:54 PM
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    i dont think downsouth has any 5100's in stock..oops my bad looks like they got them back in
     
  13. Dec 17, 2009 at 10:54 PM
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    and toytecs backordered

    so just buy them from wheelers
     
  14. Dec 17, 2009 at 10:55 PM
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    thanks alot tri
     
  15. Dec 17, 2009 at 10:56 PM
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    He is back ordered but will be getting more soon. If you have to buy them now wheelers is good too...just make sure they have them in stock...I think Sonny is a couple weeks out last I heard.

    I have never bought from Sonny because I ended up finding a used set of Coilover but if I were to get a new set it would be from him and when I have to rebuild mine I will go to him. He and Marco were very helpful to me when I was looking around. Always took the time to answer my emails.
     
  17. Dec 17, 2009 at 11:00 PM
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    i went through sonny and i have to say i have never been treated so damn well buying anything in my life..they really went above and beyond for me and got me some extra things :D
     
  18. Dec 17, 2009 at 11:14 PM
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  19. Dec 17, 2009 at 11:16 PM
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    then you can use your stock springs and get either a aal for the back or a new leaf pack
     
  20. Dec 17, 2009 at 11:17 PM
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    when u say a new leaf pack what do u mean? and why would u only have to aal for the back?
     
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