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People with three inch lifts did you ...(extended brake lines)

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by Eesh, May 30, 2010.

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3" lift Extended brake line experience

Poll closed Jul 29, 2010.
  1. I installed extended brake lines

    21.7%
  2. I didn't install extended brake lines and I haven't needed them

    76.8%
  3. I didn't install extended brake lines but I wish I would have because I've had issues

    1.4%
  1. May 30, 2010 at 12:51 PM
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    Eesh

    Eesh [OP] Well-Known Member

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    For people with three inch lifts did u install extended brake lines?? Please do the poll.
     
  2. May 30, 2010 at 12:53 PM
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    Brunes

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    Don't see a poll...But yup.
     
  3. May 30, 2010 at 1:14 PM
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    jhodge83

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    wat?
    same as other thread, 3" leaf pack and it came w/ SS extended lines, but they are sitting in the floorboard of my truck. for S&Gs i took the bolt out of the brake line bracket and it has more than enough play now. on that note, i'm thinking about getting the shackle flip kit and the 1" XJ shackles that will put the rear about 1" further up and i will swap the SS lines in then

    and definately dont need them for 3" lift in the front
     
  4. May 30, 2010 at 2:08 PM
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    thebigk

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    I didin't extend brake lines....didn't see a need to
     
  5. May 30, 2010 at 3:21 PM
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    jhodge83

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    wat?
  6. May 30, 2010 at 3:25 PM
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    jhodge83

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    wat?
    i'll have to go to the auto hobby shop on base and use their tools/lift
     
  7. May 30, 2010 at 5:27 PM
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    streetdriven

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  8. May 31, 2010 at 9:31 AM
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    ColtsTRD

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  9. Jun 2, 2010 at 1:48 PM
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    tacoman_KC

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    I didn't "need" them, But I figured it was a little bit of insurance to have longer lines.
     
  10. Jun 2, 2010 at 2:27 PM
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    Zombie Runner

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    Ive got them but havent put them on yet.

    do you have to bleed the breaks after your done? add more fluid?
     
  11. Jun 2, 2010 at 6:23 PM
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    x2, ive just got them in today and was wondering if anyone knew how many quarts a 2010 dcsb holds, i wouldnt imagine more then two but i was just curious
     
  12. Jun 3, 2010 at 5:25 AM
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    When I owned my 96 tacoma...it only had 2" of lift and I installed stainless brake lines. I also wheeled the snot out of my truck back then.

    Knowing the brake lines could get pulled, kinked, or ripped while offroading..... I put stainless lines on for 'peace of mind'

    If you offroad at all ...DEFINATELY put stainless lines on!!
     
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