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prerunner lift?

Discussion in 'Toyota Trucks & SUVs' started by Swampmonkey, Sep 28, 2011.

  1. Sep 28, 2011 at 6:51 PM
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    Swampmonkey

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    What is a good 2" lift for a prerunner? readylift, daystar
     
  2. Sep 28, 2011 at 6:51 PM
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    Neither. Search 5100s or spindles.
     
  3. Sep 28, 2011 at 7:38 PM
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    been seeing a lot of that in posts. can i just use 5100s front and back?
     
  4. Sep 28, 2011 at 7:39 PM
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    Yes but the rears don't do the lifting. You can go AAL, new leaf pack or block. Also if you go 3 inches in the back you need 5125 shocks. All this can be found by searching.
     
  5. Sep 28, 2011 at 7:40 PM
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    Ur gonna need new springs and leafs too...
     
  6. Sep 28, 2011 at 7:41 PM
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    yes.

    they have adjustable 5100s for the front that can be used to lift the front of your vehicle and make it level with the back, and regular 5100s to replace the rear shocks for a better ride.

    take a peek around downsouthmotorsports.com

    they have a great price on billies and great customer service.

    if you want to lift the back a tad as well (to keep some factory rake) then you can get an add a leaf.


    edit.
    damn i was beat to it.
     
  7. Sep 28, 2011 at 7:41 PM
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    in front yes the 5100 will bump you up a couple inches, you can use them in the rear but they wont give you any lift. You are going to need an AAL (Add A Leaf) kit which isnt expensive either.
     
  8. Sep 28, 2011 at 7:42 PM
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  9. Sep 28, 2011 at 7:53 PM
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    what about leveling front to stock back. can that be done with billys at front set on .85
     
  10. Sep 28, 2011 at 7:58 PM
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    so the billy 5100s are even a better ride than my brand new trd billy shocks. and i could go 265 70 16s in future with those
     
  11. Sep 28, 2011 at 7:59 PM
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    You can run 265/75r16s stock.
     
  12. Sep 28, 2011 at 8:00 PM
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    set billies at 1.75 and you should be farily level with stock back. you can go to 265/75-16 on a stock suspension. 265/70-16 is stock size
     
  13. Sep 28, 2011 at 8:01 PM
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    Yes the truck can be leveled to the sock rear height... not 100% sure on the setting. The front may ride a little stiffer due to the preload on the coils, yet it will ride better than say spacers or a procomp 3" lift such as I have.

    You should be able to run the 265/75/16 tires on your stock suspension so there will be no problem with the truck leveled.
     
  14. Sep 28, 2011 at 8:10 PM
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    Level to the rear will give me the look I want. Will I need any kind of alighnment
     
  15. Sep 28, 2011 at 8:13 PM
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    yes you will need an alignment
     
  16. Sep 28, 2011 at 8:14 PM
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    I was nose high when I set the fronts to 1.75" with stock rear
     
  17. Sep 28, 2011 at 8:19 PM
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    ive actually seen two tacomas, both with stock rears and front billies at 1.75 and one was level and one looked a tad nose high.:confused: i guess it depends on how sagged your rear leafs are
     
  18. Sep 28, 2011 at 8:35 PM
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    did they have the same cab?
     
  19. Sep 28, 2011 at 8:35 PM
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    And motor?
     
  20. Sep 28, 2011 at 8:48 PM
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    yes they were both double cab V6
     
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