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Old 04-08-2013, 12:09 AM
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I'm having trouble deciding what my truck needs. I have enough weight in the box that the truck almost sits level. But, I often run into rutted up and muddy leases and the truck is too low. Is a 2.5" level and heavy duty coils going to raise the entire truck? Would the coils bring the rear back up to stock height and the level bring the front up? Or is a 4" lift what I need? I'd like to keep my warranty in tact but still need to be able to get onto these messy leases.

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Leveling kit only raises the front end.
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You could try this lift out below. 2.5 in the front and 1.75 in the rear. Or $88.00 airlift 1000 airbags for the rear. Could do both or one.


http://www.roughcountry.com/suspensi...1500-ram_2.php
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I got a 3.5" front and a 2" rear "levelling kit" off ebay for my last 2012 sport and it worked great!! I imagine the 3.5 was a little hard of the cv joints but I traded it before they acted up. For the $250 kit it was well worth it, easy install as well, just donut shaped spacers front and rear.
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I currently only have the AirLift bags, they work great to keep loads stable and the rear leveled on a stock truck. You could go with the RC kit that JMS posted, but why not improve the ride as well? I'm planning on getting the adjustable Bilsteins set at max and adding a TGC rear spacer and possibly Bilstein rear shocks. I like a little rake, but I do agree the stock setup is a little extreme. They gave the truck so much rake due to the squat on the rear coils when loaded, which as I said the AirLift bags are great at helping support loads.
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I like the Airlift bags as well. Inflate when you need it, deflate to 5 psi when you don't and maintain the stock ride.
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wish the rears were stiffer so i could pull my demo car more.. i going to be lowering it here soon with a 2/4 drop from belltech i hoping i can find a set of airlifts that will fit it lowered
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wish the rears were stiffer so i could pull my demo car more.. i going to be lowering it here soon with a 2/4 drop from belltech i hoping i can find a set of airlifts that will fit it lowered
You can email airlift and tell them what your specs are. They'll help you find exactly what you need. I think the Airlift 1000's for the Durango's fit in the lowered Rams.
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