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Old 02-02-2013, 11:12 PM
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I am trading out of my 09 Long Horn 2wd since it has 110k. Rund great but I hate throwing money for a lift on a high mileage truck I use for work.
I have found a 4x4 12 Lone Star and a 2013 Express similar in price.
The dealer said they will add whatever lift and tire/wheel combo I want into my financing. I just have to bring the names and prices of what I want from 4wp who does alot of local dealer lifts.
I know I want pocket flares, and thinking a 35x12.5 or so. What size and brand lifts are you guys using. I know there is pro comp, zone and several others but I wanted someone who drives and know the end result of comfort, handling, and towing. I am open to the spacer lift, or a 4" or 6" lift although with the 6" I may opt for 37's. If a 4" zone or similar pro comp or other good brand gives me enough to clear 35's with no rub that works for me. Trying not to spenf more than I have to. I just need enough to clear the 35's and have enough clearance for light offroading or driving on the sand down near the beach.
Any info would be great? Everything sounds good on a website but when you have it on there is always some little thing that you later notice good or bad.
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best bang for ur buck is the bilstiens u can fit 35 at the 2.8 and 2.1 setting if u dcide on a real lift again best bang for ur buck is rcx the 6" kit is a hundred bucks more than the 4" so go 6 and 35 still look good on this setup
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Thanks for the input. I think I may start with the bilsteins first and see how that works out. I didn't think it need much of a lift since I had 305/55's on my ram with a 1.5 daystar level and could have fit a taller tire. The bilsteins sound like the place I will start and go from there.
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6''... those bilsteins will look great but about 4 hours later you will wish u were higher
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6''... those bilsteins will look great but about 4 hours later you will wish u were higher
or a 6" with bilsteins that would look really good

OP if you are interested in bilsteins I can do a full set (all 4 corners) for $415 shipped anywhere in the states or $235 for just the fronts shipped anywhere in the states, you can check them out here Bilstein adjustable front Shocks or Full set of 4

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