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Discussion in 'Suspension' started by sctrd09, Jul 9, 2011.

  1. Jul 9, 2011 at 7:37 AM
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    sctrd09

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    I am considering an ome kit but my question is what should i do as far as the rear lift option when buying the kit? I'm not going to be doing much serious offroading just mainly doing it for looks. Also if wanting to get a full 3" out of the front should i get the 885s with 1/2" spacer or could I just get the 886s without the spacer. My truck is an 09 dc.
     
  2. Jul 9, 2011 at 7:41 AM
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    i just ordered the complete ome with the dakar leaf spring. i think that's the way to go even if you don't plan on hauling anything. the 886 coils is for a heavy front bumper and whinch combo. if you don't have the bumper and whinch i wouldn't go with 886's.
     
  3. Jul 9, 2011 at 8:03 AM
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  4. Jul 9, 2011 at 8:07 AM
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    So did you go with 885s and this spacer?
     
  5. Jul 9, 2011 at 8:28 AM
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    yes if you want full 3" lift. and not planning on front bumper and winch
     
  6. Jul 9, 2011 at 8:38 AM
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    Alright thanks for the help
     
  7. Jul 9, 2011 at 8:48 AM
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    I ordered the 886 b'c i have an arb and winch on mine.
     
  8. Jul 9, 2011 at 8:55 AM
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    Yea i see what you are saying. Any other thoughts on the rear options? Or do you think the dakars are a must too.
     
  9. Jul 9, 2011 at 9:02 AM
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    the dakar is not a must, i went with the dakar b'c i read some threads in here with the aal flattening out after a while. but is really up to you and your budged. the dakar is kinda pricey, i just wanted to spend the money one time and not to have to jack with it again. i ordered mine ome from toytec, their shipping rates are much better than wheelers and also they have a coupon code you can use.
     
  10. Jul 9, 2011 at 9:28 AM
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    Yea the price is what gets me with the dakars. But I have a white dc and I want to put 17" ballistic jesters on 285 70s. How do u think that'll look. Any other suggestions?
     
  11. Jul 9, 2011 at 1:51 PM
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    I have the 886 coils and a ARB and a winch and the coils are still pretty stiff. I could not imagine it without the bumper and winch, it would rattle your teeth:D:D
     
  12. Jul 9, 2011 at 3:28 PM
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    I ran the 886s without my AP bumper and winch for almost a year. It aint bad at all, and it didn't sag one bit.
     
  13. Jul 9, 2011 at 3:44 PM
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    now how old are your 886's? they have a new manufacturing process for those coils.
     
  14. Jul 9, 2011 at 8:09 PM
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    Got them 08/2008. And I just checked, I didn't get the AP bumper till 07/2010 and the winch til last month. So I was on them for a while with no extra weight.
     
  15. Jul 9, 2011 at 8:17 PM
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    I have an ARB and WARN on my 07 DC. I went full ome 886 and dakars. no spacers and i got over 3 inches of lift up front when i first installed them. I got mine from sierraexpeditions.com when they were running a 10% coupon. The price when i ordered was $986ish plus 10% off so i basically got free shipping. It may have gone up slightly since then
     
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    Lowrangeoffroad.com is a little cheaper on certain items.
     
  17. Jul 9, 2011 at 8:33 PM
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    the dakars are the only way to go in the rear and just get the 886s even if u dont have a winch bumper. the ride is firm and nice not teeth rattling
     
  18. Jul 9, 2011 at 9:39 PM
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    Why would you get 886's with no intention of running a steel bumper and winch ?
     
  19. Jul 9, 2011 at 10:00 PM
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    cause if later on down the road u decide to get a winch and bumper or even a front hitch and plan on using a winch your covered.
     
  20. Jul 9, 2011 at 10:08 PM
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    Looking to get same set up so subed. Thanks.
     
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