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tires rubbing

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by little blue, Dec 18, 2011.

  1. Dec 18, 2011 at 6:06 AM
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    little blue

    little blue [OP] New Member

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    2.5 adjustable bilisteins,mickey thompson baja claw 285/75/16, mickey t's classic lock 16x8 wheels.In the rear dakar 3" lift leaf springs,polished aluminum headache rack.
    HI, new to the forum my question is about adding coil spacers and being out of the alinement window.I have on my truck now emu 3" leafs in the back and 2.5" bilistein adj. in front.Ijust recently bought 285/75/16/ baja claw ttc's. I put them on mickey t's classic locks ,16x8 with 4" back spacingand I'm rubbing So I bought but haven't put on yet 2.25 coil spacers and 2" add a leaf for the rear to level it out .they came as a kit. Am I doing the right thing or will I rub more or not be able to align it all the way.thanks p.s. sorry about my typing.
     
  2. Dec 18, 2011 at 9:28 AM
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    Supra TT

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    If you have already 2.5" in the front you cannot go any higher. It just won't work .5" at best. Adding another 2" in the rear will be way to much... Where are you rubbing? Frame? <-- Who cares. And on the firewall? 2nd gen... Must be rubbing on the body mount?
     
  3. Dec 18, 2011 at 9:37 AM
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    BlueTaco07

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    Try getting eibach coils and set your 5100's to .85 with the top plate spacers you should get 3" of lift
     
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