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the all important lift?

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by yota new.o, Jan 4, 2012.

  1. Jan 4, 2012 at 10:59 AM
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    yota new.o

    yota new.o [OP] Well-Known Member

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    before we begin i would like to mention i do offroad a little its more just trail driving but i love the look of taller tacoma's.

    so with that said, i have a three inch suspenion lift but am looking for a few more inches to get me by before i get back from basic and am able to afford the fabtech 6". I am wanting about a two inch body lift:eek:, i would like input on what company to go with thanks guys.
     
  2. Jan 4, 2012 at 11:16 AM
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    Manwithoutaplan

    Manwithoutaplan the full Monty

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    If i were you i would not go with the 6 inch if you do alot of trail ridding. I would look at icon set or all pro set. Body lifts are no good either.
     
  3. Jan 4, 2012 at 11:21 AM
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    chadderkdawg

    chadderkdawg Don't ask questions you don't want the answer to..

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    Drop brackets and body lifts are for mall crawlers.
     
  4. Jan 4, 2012 at 11:22 AM
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    Pugga

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    OP, Keep in mind this is coming from someone with a 6" lift. Good luck!
     
  5. Jan 4, 2012 at 2:46 PM
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    yota new.o

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    lol yaa i knwo once i move to somewhere that has more aggressive trails the truck will get used alot more. but you all do make good points, body lifts are a no bueno thanks guys
     
  6. Jan 4, 2012 at 4:15 PM
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    the 6" drop brackets gain minimal ground clearance opposed to the 3" lifts.
     
  7. Jan 4, 2012 at 4:26 PM
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    Pugga

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    The 6" drop bracket lifts typically have less clearance than a true 3" suspension lift.
     
  8. Jan 4, 2012 at 4:33 PM
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    thats what i thought but didn't wanna say anything i didn't know for sure
     
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