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Conversation Between MTtruckr and Bocephus
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  1. Bocephus
    03-08-2012 05:01 PM
    I went back and forth between level kit and 4" lift for a few weeks. I LOVE the way they look with the 4" lift and 35s. But I feel like for the money, I'll be just as satisfied with the level. I'd like to see those pics if you don't mind.
  2. MTtruckr
    03-07-2012 10:59 PM
    I look forward to seeing the pics, I think you'll enjoy it. I bet it'll look killer, I've been thinking of trading to a sport and putting on a 4 inch with 35's, but I like how well this setup is working I'm afraid I'll regret it.
    BTW, I have some pics on file of a black sport that did a level with 285/65/20's if your interested in seeing that setup I can email them to you.
  3. Bocephus
    03-04-2012 10:40 PM
    Thanks for the response man. Exactly what I was hoping to hear. I've ordered the bilstein's (all 4) and a 1" coil spacer for the rear already. Now I just need a truck to put em on. While I'm not buying the truck b/c it gets great mileage, I'd still like to keep it respectable. I'm sure you can relate. Sounds like your setup is exactly what I need. Preciate it!!
  4. MTtruckr
    03-04-2012 10:02 PM
    My MDS kicks in just fine. Maybe not as much as it did stock but it kicks in around town and highway. So my experience with this setup is it is a good way to go if you want to make your truck look more aggressive without looking like a "lifted" truck. It drives different than stock but is still very good, I like it. People weren't doing Bilsteins much when I leveled mine but I would go that route if I did it again.
    Mileage wise, between the lift (2.5 front 1.5 rear) and tires I lost 2-3 all around. I drop lower than before around town, between 12-14 town now, and between 15-18 highway. It depends so much on wind and where I drive, when it points up hill it drinks the gas and that's where you see 15 on the highway. Any other questions just let me know.
  5. Bocephus
    03-04-2012 06:05 PM
    Love the look of your truck man. I ordered a 2012 Sport Crew Cab a couple of weeks ago and can't wait for it to get here. I'm wanting to run the same BFG's that you've got with some bilstein 5100s. I was hoping you could tell me what kind of mileage you're getting. I've read that some people with that tire have a problem with their MDS not activating. I'd like to keep reasonable mileage. Thanks, Justin


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