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Zone Offroad 2.5 inch lift

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by chadderkdawg, Aug 4, 2011.

  1. Aug 4, 2011 at 8:20 PM
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    chadderkdawg

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

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    So I knew going into this that it was an inexpensive/less than ideal way of lifting the truck... but 2 and a half inches for 160 bucks to my door was too good of a deal to pass up. Very impressed by the quality of the materials, install was just as the video depicted on their website, a little tougher on a vehicle with 130k on the ticker, but again, I'm very satisfied.

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    What do ya all think? Good buy or no?
     
  2. Aug 4, 2011 at 8:29 PM
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    $160 to your door = good buy. Looks good.
     
  3. Aug 5, 2011 at 7:16 AM
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    chadderkdawg

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

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    Thank ya sir
     
  4. Aug 5, 2011 at 8:41 AM
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    chadderkdawg [OP] Don't ask questions you don't want the answer to..

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    One thing I wanted to add, in the video they show them replacing the rear shocks (poorly), with this lift it is not necessary to replace the rear shocks, and if you plan to replace them, don't order theirs, I'm pretty sure they ship the Tundra shocks out on Taco orders... Just get a pair of decent Billies and save yourself a future headache.
     
  5. Aug 7, 2011 at 9:22 PM
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    chadderkdawg [OP] Don't ask questions you don't want the answer to..

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    Its actually a 2 inch block, it has less rake than stock, but there is about a half inch of rake. The ride is stock, no better, no worse, the top plate spacers dont preload the spring.
     
  6. Aug 10, 2011 at 6:29 AM
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    Yea I would think that would be more level, I've just got 265's on right now, will be ordering 285's in the next month or so.
     
  7. Aug 10, 2011 at 5:28 PM
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    chadderkdawg [OP] Don't ask questions you don't want the answer to..

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    I wouldn't get the shocks they offer, they aren't for Taco's
     
  8. Dec 9, 2011 at 6:52 PM
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    I am thinking about going with the same lift with maybe a 1 1/2 in block in the rear. How do you like the lift now that you have had it for a few months? Any flaws yet? Did you squeeze the 285's under it yet? If so, could you post the new pics with the tires? Thanks man keep me up to date before I bye.
     
  9. Dec 9, 2011 at 6:56 PM
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    Yea the lift is fine, just bought some coilovers so id sell the fronts to ya if ur interested. I did put 33's under it.
     
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