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post pics of your lifts using billys

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by 09silvertaco, Nov 9, 2008.

  1. Nov 9, 2008 at 8:52 AM
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    09silvertaco

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    im looking for pics of peoples truck who used billys all around. more so, i'm trying to see the differences between 1.75 and 2.5 visually...i know most of you have done the rear tsb so ill have to take that into consideration when looking at the pics, but show me your stuff!!!:D
     
  2. Nov 9, 2008 at 9:29 AM
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    here ya go! set at 2.5 no rear tsb
     
  3. Nov 9, 2008 at 10:43 AM
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    BLU, I see your pulled your front mud flaps. Is that because of rubbing from your new tires? What size are they as they look good. Also any alignment issues at 2.5?
     
  4. Nov 9, 2008 at 11:14 AM
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    exactly what i was looking for. nose is prob a shade high at 2.5, but i don't mind that look. as said above, how is alignment, ride, etc. at that setting? anyone else care to share as well?
     
  5. Nov 9, 2008 at 11:17 AM
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    well i pulled the mud flaps the day after i got the truck so i dont know about rubbing (but i doubt they would rub) the tires are 265/75/16 procomp xtreme m/t... they are straight up 32''s.. .no rubbing issues, and it def. needed an alignment!
     
  6. Nov 9, 2008 at 11:18 AM
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    how'd the alignment come out...does it track well now? does it wander as some have said it can wo/aftermarket ucas?

    i have 265/75/16's now, so im not concerned about rubbing, just the alignment.
     
  7. Nov 9, 2008 at 11:19 AM
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    rides great on the road ...a little stiffer but off roading is way better than stock!
     
  8. Nov 9, 2008 at 11:21 AM
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    nice! any particular place that did the alignment...i.e. firestone, meineke, ntb, etc.

    when it comes to vehicles if i cant do it myself i like to have the better of the bunch take care of things for me.
     
  9. Nov 9, 2008 at 11:22 AM
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    no it doesnt wander on the road at all, alignment came out great! i was thinking abot gettin the uca from total chaos just for a little more clearence for the tires but its not a must!
     
  10. Nov 9, 2008 at 11:22 AM
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    ummm i think i got it at evans tire??? like $50
     
  11. Nov 9, 2008 at 11:24 AM
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    cool. thanks for the info. btw, that avatar pic is sweeeeet!
     
  12. Nov 9, 2008 at 11:27 AM
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    thanks man! good luck!
     
  13. Nov 9, 2008 at 12:05 PM
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    1.75 and TSB springs. Tires are 265/70/17 BFG A/T

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  14. Nov 9, 2008 at 3:31 PM
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    There are before & after pics in my gallery.You're welcome to look.:)
     
  15. Nov 10, 2008 at 9:48 PM
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  16. Nov 10, 2008 at 10:30 PM
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    I viewed your photos and your truck looks great. I think I'll do the same.

    How much lift did you get when you set it 1.75? Did it really give you 1.75" of lift?

    How's the ride compared to the stock shocks?
     
  17. Nov 11, 2008 at 3:30 AM
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    Thanks,:D Yes,it was 1.75. The ride is soooooo much better.Money well worth it.:thumbsup::thumbsup:
     
  18. Nov 11, 2008 at 3:45 AM
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    Mine are adjustable coil over and they are set to about 2.5"

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  19. Nov 11, 2008 at 3:51 AM
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    ^^^Glad to hear/read,they ride better.I'll be setting mine at 2.0"^^^
     
  20. Nov 11, 2008 at 10:26 AM
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