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Old 03-25-2013, 09:30 PM
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Hey guys I'm looking for a big lift for my ram. I have a 6" bds with a 3 " body lift. But it's not high enough for me. Was wondering if anyone knows where I can find a bigger lift so I can run bigger tires
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Hey fuelup pal. I too want an 8 inch suspension lift for my ram but It doesn't exist. I have a stigma against body lifts no offense pal. I just don't want one on my truck. It'll have to be suspension only or nothing at all. That said google headhunter ram. It's a sick looking ram black n green w/ skulls all over but it's lifted sky high & has some serious sneakers on it. Its 16 inches of lift by 3rd coast suspension. Give those folks a call & see what they say. I'd say your looking at $5 grand + for something like that lift alone.... I'd be way happy w/ an 8in but it just doesn't exist. So I'm thinking 6 in fabtech & done. Good luck pal.
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You can get an 8" lift it requires adding adjustable shocks to the front, and a rear coil spacer in the back, most will use bilstein 5100's to achieve an additional 2.75".

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You can get an 8" lift it requires adding adjustable shocks to the front, and a rear coil spacer in the back, most will use bilstein 5100's to achieve an additional 2.75".

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Thanks for the info pal. Now that you mention it I've seen it on here on a few spec sheets. I just wish they'd make a kit w/ it all there. I have to think that given the addition of spacers & shocks that stress the suspension to raise it further would make the ride even more stiff than just the lift kit would it's self. I guess thats the only option.
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Thanks for the info pal. Now that you mention it I've seen it on here on a few spec sheets. I just wish they'd make a kit w/ it all there. I have to think that given the addition of spacers & shocks that stress the suspension to raise it further would make the ride even more stiff than just the lift kit would it's self. I guess thats the only option.
It's not as near bad as you would think, there alot of member here that run 8" lifts, and If you are interested in a kit that would "come" with everything in the box we could surely put one together for you I have done it a couple of times for a few different customers, and we could work you a really good deal as well.

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Op what size tires are you running? Trying to run? I'm almost maxed out on lift at about 11" right now and have Iron Bulls front and rear. You're not gonna fit anything over a 38 unless you stay with a 13.50 tire. Does your bds have the preload spacer installed? I've seen a lot of shops not install it. If its nnot your running 7.5" of lift haha.
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I'm almost maxed out on lift at about 11" right now .
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Actually 11.25" of 'actual lift' is the highest you can go and that's with a 6" RCX, maxed Bilsteins and 3" body lift
On paper this 11.75"
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like mentioned above adding bills at 2.75 will get you the 11.75" lift....im at 10" now and i wouldnt want anymore, im actually probably gonna go back down to the 2.1 setting on my bills. and end up at 9.25, but with new tires ill still be the same height-ish.
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like mentioned above adding bills at 2.75 will get you the 11.75" lift....im at 10" now and i wouldnt want anymore, im actually probably gonna go back down to the 2.1 setting on my bills. and end up at 9.25, but with new tires ill still be the same height-ish.
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