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Suspension Question

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by JPDud2, Apr 19, 2012.

  1. Apr 19, 2012 at 10:27 AM
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    JPDud2

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    Ok---help the new guy. I installed the 2.25" leveling kit and the back looked way lower than the front (sooo not sure why it's called "leveling" becuase it wasn't level). So I then added a 1" block spacer to the rear. That seemed to make it better. Now---2 months later it looks like the rear is lower again. Can that happen? How would I fix that? I'm running 285 70r 17s and just want the dang thing level.
     
  2. Apr 19, 2012 at 10:28 AM
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    98tacoma27

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    What did the leveling kit consist of and what brand?
     
  3. Apr 20, 2012 at 6:05 AM
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    JPDud2

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    It was REady lift SST. Came with front strut extensions, front differential drop bracket, skid plate spacers and a 1-inch rear lift block.
     
  4. Apr 20, 2012 at 6:11 AM
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    Maticuno

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    Ditch the block in the rear and throw in a 1.5" AAL.
     
  5. Apr 20, 2012 at 6:19 AM
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    98tacoma27

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    ...or the 1.5" Wheeler's progressive 3 leaf pack.
     
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