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Spacers

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by 06BLUEDBLSPORT, Oct 1, 2009.

  1. Oct 1, 2009 at 7:07 PM
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    06BLUEDBLSPORT

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    Are spacers bad? I have heard that they give a bad ride quality. Im getting a lift and might get a spacer lift with rear AAL but i want some input first
     
  2. Oct 1, 2009 at 7:10 PM
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    Kenny650

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    Don't do spacers. Install 5100's instead.
     
  3. Oct 1, 2009 at 7:11 PM
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    Brunes

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    Yes they can affect ride, they don't really perform well offroad. The 5100s are a good recommendation if you are worried about budget.
     
  4. Oct 1, 2009 at 7:13 PM
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    THXEY

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    rep for the truth!!!

    (just returning the rep :D)
     
  5. Oct 1, 2009 at 7:13 PM
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    06BLUEDBLSPORT

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    thanks for the info!
     
  6. Oct 1, 2009 at 7:15 PM
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    THXEY

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    yeah i have 5100's one of my fave mods yet!
     
  7. Oct 1, 2009 at 7:31 PM
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    MEANGREENTACOMA09

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    Who would you recommend getting the 5100's through and doing the install. Will Toyota do them?
     
  8. Oct 1, 2009 at 7:33 PM
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    nope toyota wont do em... i just bought the front ones.. but im getting 5125's soon for the rear and installing my self
     
  9. Oct 1, 2009 at 7:55 PM
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    my toyota dealership will install them
     
  10. Oct 1, 2009 at 10:28 PM
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    What lift specs? And tire size are you running?
     
  11. Oct 2, 2009 at 4:26 AM
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    REcommend looking up Downsouth Motorsports on the site- They have member deals and discounts on the 5100s. Any suspension shop or dealership should install them. Finding an offroad shop will probably yield the best results...
     
  12. Oct 4, 2009 at 12:05 PM
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    So can someone tell me a good 3 inch lift front and rear for a good price besides getting Bilstein 5100s
     
  13. Oct 4, 2009 at 12:26 PM
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    Toyota will install them, but they will physically rape you with the cost.
     
  14. Oct 22, 2009 at 9:38 PM
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    every one doesnt like the spacers prob not the best well i no its not the best to do i have them and the ride to me isnt realy any diff i went wheeling today for 6 hours while hunting and they performed well so idk alot of these guys prob no more then me but i love them payed a buddy 75 dollars for mine and its a great investment for the price
     
  15. Oct 22, 2009 at 9:42 PM
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