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Kooker 02-18-2013 10:09 PM

Installation price for a ground force drop??
 
I'm handy with small things, but I've never really done anything with suspension before. Currently, I have a 2012 Ram express with 22" KMC slides. This spacing in the wheel well is kind of getting on my nerves and would like to do a slight drop. I've looked at other Rams and leaning towards a 2/4 I guess. If I was to buy the kit from Ground Force, or Bell Tech and took the truck to a shop, what price am I looking at for the installation?

SS4Luck 02-19-2013 04:33 AM

If you are handy with small things you can easily tackle the install yourself. The belltechs come with good step by step instructions.


I would imagine a shop would charge 2-3 hours to install

Kooker 02-19-2013 11:53 AM

After a little research I found that the 2/4 kits are around $800. For now, I may just want to go with a 2" rear drop. SS4Luck, I was looking for some rear drops by belltech and couldn't really find any. All I found was the Ground Force rear drop for around $300. You know where I could find a belltech rear drop or maybe better prices?

Kcbigbadram 02-19-2013 12:01 PM

i think i paid 200 to have my 2/3 groundforce kit installed plus 70 for allignment

shostopper17 02-24-2013 06:48 PM

IF your express is 4x4 like mine go with groundforce, if its 2wd go with Belltech

Kooker 02-25-2013 07:51 PM

I couldn't find a Belltech 2" rear drop for my regular cab express. Ended up going with the 2" rear ground force and literally just got it from Fedex. Should install it on thursday....hopefully

Bully's Performance 02-26-2013 08:53 AM

Thats awsome post up some pics once its done :)

Thanks
Jeremiah
Discount Auto Performance

Kooker 02-28-2013 11:55 AM

Well I didn't have any jack stands and didn't really feel like laying on back, so I went to a local shop and got my groundforce installed. Took the guys I'd say 30 minutes and they only charged me $68. I'd say that amount was pretty fair for the installation. What do you guys think?

012RAMbo 02-28-2013 02:00 PM

Where is it? lol

Kooker 02-28-2013 03:06 PM

Sorry, to clarify, it was just the 2" GroundForce rear drop that was installed, not front and back. The shop is located near Tampa, FL.


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