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Old 03-03-2013, 04:31 PM
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Default 6 inch BDS finally on! (PICS)

I finally got my 6 inch BDS put on. I had a leveling kit before but just wanted to go higher. I thought I was going to get a 2013 sport but realized I like my truck to much to part with it, plus I use mine for minor offroading and hate beating up a new truck. That and I wanted 4.56's and it seems that is more complicated for the new diff's.
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I went with 18's because everyone puts on 20's and I wanted something a touch different. Plus I like the little bit of extra sidewall.
The truck rides great! I'm very happy with it. I was worried 4.56 might be too much for 35's but not at all. I'm running about 2200 rpm at 70ish and honestly anything less I think I wouldn't be happy with.
I was also worried about 35's looking too small with 6 inches but I think it is perfect, for my taste at least.
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Looks good.
Try and transfer some of those pics here within the thread.
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Did you use their 3" rear spring or the 5"?
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Looks great. What offset are your wheels I like the way they don't stick out too much. I am trying decide when I lift my new truck if I want to do flares or not.
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Did you use their 3" rear spring or the 5"?
5 inch rear spring. No front bilsteins
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Looks great. What offset are your wheels I like the way they don't stick out too much. I am trying decide when I lift my new truck if I want to do flares or not.
-12 offset. 4.53 backspacing.
I am debating flares, but may be able to get away without them. I like the look without them. Another reason I decided not to get a new truck, lol.
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