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overwhelmed by lift options

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by hirshy30, Aug 29, 2009.

  1. Aug 29, 2009 at 3:13 PM
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  2. Aug 29, 2009 at 3:18 PM
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    keep it stock and be happy in the long run:D
     
  3. Aug 29, 2009 at 3:20 PM
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    Between the two, I'd go Fabtech.
     
  4. Aug 29, 2009 at 3:21 PM
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    My cousin had the 6" Fabtech kit on his truck that he loves!
     
  5. Aug 29, 2009 at 3:31 PM
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    ok ya thanks for ur opinion! but what if u werent to go between the 2. any others u would suggest?
     
  6. Aug 29, 2009 at 3:40 PM
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    BigBawlzTaco

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    I remember when i first joined this sight i ALWAYS wanted the 6 inch. But i was glad i got the 3 inch. but for your position, i would say get the fabtech. all my buddies that have it say they love it.
     
  7. Aug 29, 2009 at 3:41 PM
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    why are u glad u got a 3inch? and which one did u get?
     
  8. Aug 29, 2009 at 7:39 PM
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    is it bad to get the fabtech basic system vs. the fabtech performance system?

    bump
     
  9. Aug 30, 2009 at 11:50 AM
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  10. Aug 30, 2009 at 3:27 PM
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    ProComp FTW!! I've had Fagtech components and almost got killed because of them.
     
  12. Aug 30, 2009 at 4:34 PM
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    Well ill tell you one thing procrap or fagtech both suck because they are drop bracket lift which only lift your truck you wont be gaining any offroading benefits with them. you will actually loose travel and will not allow your truck to have the stering geometry that it needs for offroading. personally go with a 3in lift put some 33's and you will be much happier in the long run.
     
  13. Aug 30, 2009 at 4:48 PM
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    how does it not gain offroading benefits if the entire car is higher
     
  14. Aug 30, 2009 at 4:50 PM
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    with the 6 inch lift it takes a big cradle and you bolt the front diff. into it.. it hangs up on everything and the only way you make the diff. higher is bigger tires.. its not best for offroading. your best bet is to get a good set of coil overs and maybe UCA's with a small diff drop and a alcan leaf pack in the back.. they custom make them for your specific needs and they will give better flex while still retaining your use of the bed of your truck and different back shocks.
     
  17. Aug 30, 2009 at 7:04 PM
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    Take a look at Camberg lift spindels they are 4 inch. and you can add coil overs to get more out of like another 2 inch and do custom leaf pack in the back. I had a 6 inch fabtech with custom king coils in the front on my 99 and i liked it all lot. just got tyerd of getting in and out of it that big...
     
  18. Aug 31, 2009 at 5:25 AM
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    Spindles no worky for 4WD.
     
  19. Aug 31, 2009 at 9:49 PM
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    Did not see that part good catch......
     
  20. Sep 1, 2009 at 3:20 PM
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    ah grass hoppa, so much to learn. drop bracket 6 in lifts are just that, lift kits. not performance suspensions. the basic kits are just really really big spacers and you pay a crap load for it. if you plan on using the truck offroad w/ the 4WD and actually offroading then stay away from any 6 inch lift kit. once you put one on. your stuck w/ it.
     
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