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Recommended lift-kit installer in SF Bay Area?

Discussion in 'Northern California' started by jrloTACO, Feb 28, 2009.

  1. Feb 28, 2009 at 12:26 AM
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    jrloTACO

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    hey gang, can anyone recommend a good lift-kit installer in the SF Bay Area, preferably in the East Bay?

    i have a 2009 Tacoma TRD Sport 4x4 and I'm considering doing a Toytec 3" lift, but where can I go to have the lift installed?

    TIA,

    Jason
     
  2. Feb 28, 2009 at 1:41 AM
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    tacoholic

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    Nope, sorry. I know some ok/pretty good tint type people but no lift kit installers.

    So I'm subbin' to find this out.
     
  3. Mar 3, 2009 at 7:13 AM
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    Killer Red Taco

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    Throw it in yourself. other than that I have no clue who to do it over there.
     
  4. Mar 3, 2009 at 7:16 AM
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  5. May 7, 2009 at 7:24 PM
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    Kenny650

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    Less Schwab did my lift.
     
  6. May 11, 2009 at 2:15 AM
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    what part of the east bay are you guys from?
     
  7. May 11, 2009 at 8:02 PM
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    The EAST side of it. lol Danville/San Ramon.
     
  8. May 11, 2009 at 11:19 PM
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    Mr.Fahrenheit

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    what kind of lift you got??? might be able to help....
     
  9. Jul 8, 2009 at 6:48 AM
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    I am in Oroville CA and Precision Welding & Off Road did my install, they all have Jeep, Toyota rock crawler's. If you can't find anyone close...LMK.
     
  10. Sep 7, 2010 at 3:51 PM
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    Dragging up this old thread, for any new info.

    4 wheel parts in San Jose doesn't want anything to do with my new '11 Tacoma. They're afraid I'll end up with VSC issues and they'll have to remove the kit.

    I've talked to Les Schwab in San Carlos - decent guy and quote, but their prices on BF Goodrich tires about make me croak, and I don't want to install the Toyo's that they keep in stock at competitive price.

    On other forums I've heard a good word about Redline Motorsports in Burlingame - anyone got anything good or bad to say about them?
     
  11. Sep 7, 2010 at 3:54 PM
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    Most the Norcal lift kits get installed at PRS garage in Roseville. Prices are very competitive... :)
     
  12. Sep 7, 2010 at 4:04 PM
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  13. Sep 7, 2010 at 4:07 PM
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    Up down suspension specialist in santa clara, there the best.
     
  14. Sep 7, 2010 at 4:08 PM
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  15. Sep 7, 2010 at 4:23 PM
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    They ran out of business and closed shop.
     
  16. Sep 7, 2010 at 4:31 PM
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    OK, let me start off by saying that Les Schwab only installs Revtek spacer lift kits which I would highly recommend avoiding.

    Redline Motorsports is cool but Ben's prices are kind of high and it's all the way in Burlingame.

    There is also General Tire in Redwood City but install lifts at fairly high price.

    I know a personal friend who used to install all the lift kits over at California Concepts, Redwood City. If you didn't know, California Concepts was a very reputable shop and were known for their top-notch quality. However, the shop closed a couple years ago due to lack of business. I can give you my friend's phone number if your interested. He will install your lift for a reasonable price at his own house or shop.

    If I were you, I would buy my wheels and tires off of Discount Tire and just bring it to him.
     
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  18. Sep 7, 2010 at 8:29 PM
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    whatttt wow that sucks
     
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