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SkyJacker strut lift kit?

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by DaytonLax14, Dec 15, 2009.

  1. Dec 15, 2009 at 5:36 PM
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    DaytonLax14

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  2. Dec 15, 2009 at 5:48 PM
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    i would not do it, how much lift do you want. look into some bilstein 5100's. you can get a 2.5" lift in front to level it out and still have a good ride.
     
  3. Dec 15, 2009 at 5:51 PM
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  4. Dec 15, 2009 at 9:48 PM
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    that is a good kit for the money, better than the skyjacker kit
     
  5. Dec 16, 2009 at 3:53 AM
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    PM Pro60- He's got the skyjacker kit in his rig. I drove it last weekend and it seems pretty nice.

    The other thing I can say- Save up and get what you want. If you want to go 6 inches and you settle for 3 right now- The itch WILL come back...and you WILL do it..and it'll just cost you more money in the long run.
     
  6. Dec 16, 2009 at 9:42 AM
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  7. Dec 16, 2009 at 9:44 AM
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    chris4x4

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    I personally think you are better off with an OME or 5100 Co lift.
     
  8. Dec 16, 2009 at 9:51 AM
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    I know plenty of people with the skyjacker (tc532stk) no problems. I had it before upgrading to adjustable coilovers and thought it was a great ride and performance
     
  9. Dec 16, 2009 at 12:51 PM
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    nice, that's encouraging.


    but according to mose it looks like that toytec lift is the better option for a solid 3" of lift.
     
  10. Dec 16, 2009 at 1:05 PM
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    i had the toytec coils before i got my shocks they are a good lift and ride good for the price, i would trust bilstein shocks way more than the skyjacker shocks
     
  11. Dec 16, 2009 at 1:42 PM
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    What is your definition of Solid and what do you plan on doing this the 5100's or Skyjacker struts? Neither will be solid if you think they will hold up to beating them in the desert or hard core rock crawling all day. Bilstein makes an awesome product and so does skyjacker, but neither of the two lifts in debate here were made to do much more then give you lift with a nice ride.
     
  12. Dec 16, 2009 at 1:45 PM
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    Good advice. I've learned that lesson a few times...Never settle!
     
  13. Dec 16, 2009 at 5:56 PM
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    That's exactly what I want. I don't do off roading, just in the fields for work every once in a while.
     
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