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OME 884s with 5100s

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by Zombie Runner, Apr 3, 2009.

  1. Zombie Runner

    Zombie Runner [OP] Are these black helicopters for me?

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    ok I have a toy tec spacer lift right now givin me 3" in front. I have waiting for me at home is a set of OME 884s and some new billys.
    the coils are suppose to give 2" of lift. What setting do I need to put my shocks at to get the full 3" out of this set up?
     
  2. Zombie Runner

    Zombie Runner [OP] Are these black helicopters for me?

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    need to keep the 5100's on the bottom/stock setting. not a good idea to preload those coils.
     
  4. chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Staff Member

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    X2. As you have a double cab, if you want more lift, get the 10mm lift enhancers from Wheelers.
     
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    DeeKay21 Lieutenant Dan.

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    Hey chris. Shouldn't the 885's be better for his truck since its a DC? But anyways, I have OME 885's installed with 5100's and the top spacers from toytec. Chris said I got a full 3" lift out of it so it should be good.
     
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    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Staff Member

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    He should have had the 885's, but he said he already has them. Not sure if he can exchange them. FWIW, I think you got closer to 3.5" lift with your set up. With the 10mm spacers and all. :)
     
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    Seriously? I'm not sure if I really do though!:cool: It would be cool if I did. Is there any way I can find out for sure chris?:confused:
     
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    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Staff Member

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    That same set up gave PackerfanXD 4" lift on his Prerunner. Im guessing that you may have .5" less as you are 4x4. He has the same size tires and everything, so it gave me an accurate guage of what you got.
     
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    Oh really? Oh okay. Now did it give him a full 4" even when it settled? Because I know mine dropped 1/2" after it settled.:rolleyes: Went from 39.5" to 39".
     
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    Not sure. Right now, he is close to, or over 40"
     
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    Got yah. Okay if he is at 40" and I am at 39", I must only have 3" of lift total.:rolleyes::confused:
     
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    Ok.....:frusty: Your right. You got 3". Long week. :eek:
     
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    Haha!! Its okay. I've been having a couple of long weeks as well! Finally have a Saturday off!!! Made up for it though when we saved an 82 year old grandpa last night having a heart attack!!!:eek:
     
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    GOOD JOB!!!
    I salute you, Buddy! :proposetoast:
     
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    All part of the job! ;)
     
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    Yeah, well...Thank you for doing a splendid job, my Friend. :)
     
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    Thanks buddy! Hey I got some toys for you if your interested. Trying to get rid of some stuff.:eek:
     
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    Im ALWAYS interesteed! I have some pent up aggression thats just WAITING to be unleashed on something.
     
  19. Zombie Runner

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    About 110lbs of capacity for hte right amount of lift difference. With a DC I don't think you'll get full lift out of 884s...and if you add any weight (skids, sliders, bumper) that'll affect it too.
     
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