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Old 07-26-2012, 02:09 AM
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I just had a question weather or not a 2/2 inch drop is possible for my 04 4x4 Ram. I would really prefer to keep the aggressive stance and rake it has right now, but would like it to be a little lower. I know I can get 2inch drop shackles for the rear, but as for lowering the front the 2 inches I don't know what I need. Everything I find comes in a kit which lowers the back more than 2 inch.

I did come across this the other day on ebay.
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Will this work? Do I need anything else?

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You can just pick up a set of 2" drop shackles, they're the same as the 2wd, and that will get your back end down about 1 3/4" and you can crank the toraion bars down an inch or so and a set of drop keys like you posted will get you the rest of the way down. I'd stay away from drop spindles on the 4x4 because it would put too much angle on the half-shafts and you're likely to blow a CV joint.
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I was interested in this also. I was told by rep at Summit to get the lowering springs and new cambers to lower the front and drop shackles in the back. Would love more input
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I'll try ordering the drop shackles and get the set of torsion keys to lower the front. Hopefully it will be done in a week or two and I will post pictures and any other relevant information. I just wanted to make sure I did not need anything else to lower the front other than the torsion keys.

I assume an alignment wouldn't be a bad idea after the work is complete?
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did you ever get this done?
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Same here....curious how this went for you. Considering lowering my 4x4.
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