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want more lift added on to my 3 inch

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by MMazz365, Jun 6, 2010.

  1. Jun 6, 2010 at 8:46 PM
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    MMazz365

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    im looking for a cheap way to make my tacoma another maybe 2 or 3 inches higher while still keeping my 3 inch lift... any suggestions?
     
  2. Jun 6, 2010 at 8:49 PM
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    achirdo

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    i was thinking adding some bilstein 5100s but apperently everyone thinks its a terrible idea lol
     
  3. Jun 6, 2010 at 8:49 PM
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    RelentlessFab

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    Had tons on the Taco's.... new truck is pretty stock
    Only way is a body lift. Which I recommend against.
     
  4. Jun 6, 2010 at 8:51 PM
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    Mr.Fahrenheit

    Mr.Fahrenheit Dennis = sinneD

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    if you have coilovers that give 3" of lift, is it bad if you installed that top plate spacer on top of the coilover????
     
  5. Jun 6, 2010 at 8:52 PM
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    ktmrider

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    yes.
     
  6. Jun 6, 2010 at 8:53 PM
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    RelentlessFab

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    Had tons on the Taco's.... new truck is pretty stock
    yes. It increases the amount of 'droop' your suspension has and can over extend the ball joints on the control arms, as well as over extend and stress the CV's
     
  7. Jun 6, 2010 at 9:00 PM
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    ok just making sure.....its only that small 1/4" top plate....that amount will still stress the components?
     
  8. Jun 7, 2010 at 5:45 AM
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    KPT

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    x2, that's the only way. And I also recommend against it.
     
  9. Jun 7, 2010 at 5:52 AM
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    Just double checking cause I don't remember all the packages- but you have a 4x4 right??

    Cause if you have a prerunner you have alot more options...but with a 4x4 you would need to move to a drop bracket lift...
     
  10. Jun 7, 2010 at 12:13 PM
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    jr114

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    ya if you dont have 4x4 then you could always go with spindles and 5100s or coilovers
     
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