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Just take a look at the suspension. It will be somewhat hard to see but it is possible. If there's a spacer on top of your strut it's leveled. But it will be tucked up in the strut tower so it is hard to tell.... Or if it has Bilsteins it is probably leveled.

You can take measurements from the ground to the top of your wheel well though. If it's stock there will be about 2.5"-3.25" difference front to back. If there's less it probably has a leveling kit.
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Ok. I know there is definently a spacer. Just dont know what size. So as long as im level can I run 295/65r/20? Do I need a spacer? Thanks so much.
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Ya if you're leveled you should be able to run that height no problem. You're keeping stock rims I'm assuming? Typically the widest you can go on stock rims is 285. There are guys that get away with wider but it's not a guarantee. So I'd have a set of 1/4" wheel spacers ready just in case you do need them. You can always return them if you don't.
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Ok I am pretty new to this I have a 2003 ram 4x4 1500 and I ordered a leveling kit and a set of wheels ion 187 17x9" and the back spacing is +18mm or 5.71" my question is I have a set of used 315x70x17 tires I want to put on it after leveling and was wondering if that back spacing will work or if I will need to get wheel spacers? If so should I try to get hub centric and what size, everything else is factory including shocks because kit came w shock extender mounts the wheel Hub bore is 78.8mm I believe and the rims center bore is 108mm any opinions would be greatly appreciated and if I am reinvinting the wheel sorry

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you'll need spacers with that wide a tire and +18 offset. what leveling kit did U order? 2003 have torsion bars. different from the 06-08 3rd gens
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Guys have any recommendations for a 2013 QC 2wd leveling kit? I put on some 275 65r20 Goodyear AT's and the wheel well looks too stuffed, no rubbing though. I was hoping to use a heavy duty coil over to get the extra height in the front but am having terrible luck finding anything. If I get spacers, any recommendations? Also should I replace the shocks too? Recommendations on those?

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