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Just installed my airlift 1000s last night. Now just wondering what psi to set at? What is everyone running for psi when your not towing? Thanks in advance
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according to instructions is says 5 psi minimum
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I have mine at 20 and still hit the stops. So far not super impressed honestly.
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I have mine at 20 and still hit the stops. So far not super impressed honestly.
How much weight are you putting on the truck to make it do that?
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I have mine at 14-15lbs all the time. Love them. Better cornering and the ride is just a tad bit stiffer.
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I have mine at 20 and still hit the stops. So far not super impressed honestly.
Granted mine were at 35psi but I had 4 guys in my truck and 1500lbs of wood and still had 3 inches until bump stops. Something doesn't seem right
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I just received mine today. How long did it take you to install and how did u run the air supply?
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Dedicate 2-3 hours. Its really easy but running lines can take a while. I think it took just under two hours for me. I ran the airline right out of the top of the coil and then into the from. The frame has holes periodically which work great. I drive a lot off road and did t want lines to snag or rub on anything. I installed the fill points on the metal between the tailgate and number that's recessed like two inches. There's two holes punched there so no cutting. I didn't want to cut holes in gas cap or plastic bumper in case I took them off. Then no one could know they were there. Installing fill point makes it much easier if you have stardard fill and gauge I have extended ones so this wasn't an issue. I wrote up a small install on here and included pictures for reference
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greg what kit did you buy? I am running the Belltech kit and the airlift 1000 for a 2009 dodge durango. I run the bags at 8-10psi all the time and never hit the bump stops.

I had 2 yards of wet sand in it with the bags a 35psi and it sagged all the way to the bump stops, But i think i exceeded the capacity of the truck and the air bags.
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I just finished installing the kit I got from DAP. Everything was there and came in on Tuesday and I ordered Sun. So if your looking at getting a kit see DAP.

The kit took about 2hrs to install. I ran my lines down the frame and my air port is on the receiver hitch on the right side fit was perfect with the pre-drilled holes from factory. I am running about 10psi right now but I'm not too stoked about the install. Now I have a big gap between wheels/fender that cleared up once the 2/4 was installed. I'm sure it may settle a little and will close the gap. If not I may remove due to the look I was going for. I really don't like the rear higher than the front. I like the slight bulldog stance where the front is a hair taller and squatting some in the rear. I will post a pic later of the fill port.
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