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rear lift questions

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by socal19, May 18, 2009.

  1. May 18, 2009 at 2:11 PM
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    socal19

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    hey guys im going to get the ultimate lift kit from toytec and i wanted to know what are shackles and are they better than AAL"S
     
  2. May 18, 2009 at 4:02 PM
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    These are shackles:

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    Not sure what you mean by better, but AALs will give a bit harsher ride than a shackle lift. How high are you thinking about going?
     
  3. May 18, 2009 at 4:49 PM
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    im thinking about going 3" front and rear
     
  4. May 18, 2009 at 4:51 PM
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    Shackles would be better IMO for the rear.
     
  5. May 18, 2009 at 4:52 PM
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    how much lift would shackels give me
     
  6. May 18, 2009 at 5:06 PM
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  7. May 18, 2009 at 6:16 PM
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    you looking to level it out, cuz 3 inches in the front with 2 inches in the rear will be level
     
  8. May 18, 2009 at 6:33 PM
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    The Ultimate kit, will give you 2" lift in the rear, with what ever you go with. So you could get the AAL/2" lift, then get a 1" lift shackle to get the 3". I did AAL and 1" block.
     
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