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Here is my Crew with the BT 2/4 on stock wheels and tires. My front does bottom out every once in a while with these tall 60's lol.



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Your truck definitely looks lower than 2/4. I would bet you got sent the reg cab springs.
Truck looks good though
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His truck has really tall tires. You can't judge how much the suspension moved by fender gap. Hopefully he'll measure his and post up what he finds from bottom of fender to axle centerline.
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Would the center of the ram head on me wheels be the center of axle? That sounds like a dumb question haha.
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Yep..............
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What the heck I edited my post with my measurements.... I guess it didn't save lol

Mine is 18 up front and 19 1/4 in the rear.
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Keep in mind my 18.5" and 19.75" measurements were after about 30 miles. I will wait a week or two and measure again.
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Keep in mind my 18.5" and 19.75" measurements were after about 30 miles. I will wait a week or two and measure again.
Mine measures 18.5" up front and 19.5" in the rear. I've had the kit for over a year now.

I think I going going to remove the front bell tech bumpstops and add some energy suspension 1" poly bumpstops to allow more suspension travel up front. At 18.5" up front I can afford to give more clearance and soften the ride. Also gonna put my shortened oem rear sway end links back on as the bell tech end links are junk. Mine consistently make noise and I'm tired of it. The factory end links have quality joints and are as quiet as a mouse. lol
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You want some noise....come drive mine.
Urethane bushings at every point in the rear end.
Link bars, panhard, sway bar and shocks....even with that high dollar grease just for poly it sounds like a clapped out junker over every bump. LOL
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here is a decent comparison of the before and after the BT kit. I think it is very noticable the the truck sits lower. and thats with the stock 275/60/20 tires still.
mine dropped about 1.5 in the front and 4in the rear.
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