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Old 07-25-2012, 02:47 AM
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I got my kit and will have installed this weekend. I bought a 4x4 because of resale value and the 2 times a year i use it its nice. When I lower the truck I get the best of both worlds. 4x4 and a good looking lowered truck. When I go to sell it down the road I will probably put the stock springs back in as most people do not care for a lowered 4x4 but I think they are badazz.
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Everyone needs to post pics....
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ok no pics yet but I did get the kit installed. Pretty straight forward no issues with the install. Looks good. nice and even without the huge wheel well gap. Now for the not so good.The ride quality definitly suffered. I would say about 25% stiffer ride. I still think the looks out weighs the difference in ride quality. I was hopeing the ride would be better but it is what it is. I dropped a 03 2wd ram 1500 with a hotchkiss kit back in 03 and that thing rocked. turned on a dime and the ride was just like factory.
If you dont mind a stiffer ride and like the looks of a lowered truck than this kit will work for you. I will try to get some pictures up soon.
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ok no pics yet but I did get the kit installed. Pretty straight forward no issues with the install. Looks good. nice and even without the huge wheel well gap. Now for the not so good.The ride quality definitly suffered. I would say about 25% stiffer ride. I still think the looks out weighs the difference in ride quality. I was hopeing the ride would be better but it is what it is. I dropped a 03 2wd ram 1500 with a hotchkiss kit back in 03 and that thing rocked. turned on a dime and the ride was just like factory.
If you dont mind a stiffer ride and like the looks of a lowered truck than this kit will work for you. I will try to get some pictures up soon.

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Is there anything that can be done to help the stiff ride? Different shocks perhaps?
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here are some pics


I guess the more I drive it really doesnt ride that bad.


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Looks good, thanks for the pics! This is something I would like get done.
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Looks good...thanks for the pics!!
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