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Performance Accessory Lift

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas' started by dud122, Jan 5, 2009.

  1. Jan 5, 2009 at 6:06 PM
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    dud122

    dud122 [OP] rabble rabble rabble

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    I can get a set of Performance Accessory 3" body lift blocks for cheap. Figured I would get these now so I can get the tires I want and then get the Toytec coilovers and AAL later.

    Anyone know anything about these? Can I fit 33's with a body lift? Do I still need the diff drop? Do I need to alter any other part if I get these?

    Thanks for any help.
     
  2. Jan 5, 2009 at 6:08 PM
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    I think you may be better off just saving your money... just my .02 Do it right the first time.
     
  3. Jan 5, 2009 at 6:11 PM
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    dud122 [OP] rabble rabble rabble

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    even if i can get the blocks for $40 and may need to buy tires before I can afford the toytec lift?
     
  4. Jan 5, 2009 at 6:13 PM
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    I would just do a spacer lift and a AAL if I were you, Body lifts are not the right way to lift
     
  5. Jan 5, 2009 at 6:14 PM
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    you can buy your tires and store them -- just a thought... seems a waste to buy a lift and then buy another one (trust me -- I've done it)

    maybe buy some used tires when your current ones go?
     
  6. Jan 5, 2009 at 6:56 PM
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    seems like it would cost me the same if not more to buy a spare set a tires as it would to buy these blocks...


    whats wrong with the body lift route?

    not safe?
     
  7. Jan 5, 2009 at 6:59 PM
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    It looks hideous when you got a 3inch gap between frame and body, Find a used set of spacers and someones AAL on craigslist, I just sold mine off of my 01 for like 40 bucks. The last thing you want is one of the body lift spacers coming through the body
     
  8. Jan 5, 2009 at 7:25 PM
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    yup... x2
     
  9. Jan 5, 2009 at 7:31 PM
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    x3. Plus, don't you have to extend a bunch of lines/wires when you lift the body that you don't have to on a suspension lift? Not sure - never done it, but I think I read about that...
     
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