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OME 3" Lift with 2-3" Body. Bad idea?

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by Forster46, Sep 20, 2010.

  1. Sep 20, 2010 at 8:46 PM
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    Forster46

    Forster46 [OP] Very nice how much?

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    I'm planning on getting the OME 3" lift kit for my truck, but I want it to look higher. I'm thinking about adding a 2 or 3" body lift on top of that so it has the the height I wanna see. I can't afford a 6" suspension lift so thats out of the question. Pros? Cons?
     
  2. Sep 20, 2010 at 8:50 PM
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    Pros: you may look taller

    Cons: You wont actually be taller, your frame will show everywhere, your engine will get muddy, your tires will look small
     
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    OZ-T

    OZ-T Did you get your precious photos ?

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    Yes , bad idea
     
  4. Sep 20, 2010 at 8:51 PM
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  5. Sep 20, 2010 at 9:01 PM
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    Your not going to look like you have 6" lift with the body lift. I wouldn't do it body lifts are for Mall crawlers if you plan on taking your truck on any unpaved road don't do the body lift the OME lift will look just fine.
     
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    member Timicha has a body lift and from what i have heard he wheels the shit out of it and it has held up :notsure:
     
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    True But I don't think it's a 3"

    If you go with 1" or 1 1/2" that's fine but a 3" is just looking for trouble.
     
  8. Sep 20, 2010 at 10:30 PM
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    middiedefense

    middiedefense like a boss

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    I say go with what is practical, just like you wouldn't use square wheels you wouldn't use solid spacers as suspension
     
  9. Sep 20, 2010 at 11:02 PM
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