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Hey people. Got a quote today for a 5inch rear flip kit made by Belltech. Complete kit for $359.00 plus tax. The 3 inch flip is $100.00 cheaper. The guy i was talking to , stated you might want to go with 5 in stead of 3 because you will probly not get the full stated drop. Makes some sense. Was woundering your opinion on the price and company. This is all new to me. Oh yah....no shipping as well.
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i did my flip kit for free!
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For free. What do you mean FREE
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Yah!..........It sure did. Not real sure about cutting and rewelding though?The kit sounds to be a good price. I hate the look of the ass end sitting so high compared to the front. Shackle kit 2 inch drop is like $135.00. Thats not enough drop.Bell Tech a good name. I know its not Mcgaugheys but is it OK
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Yah!..........It sure did. Not real sure about cutting and rewelding though?The kit sounds to be a good price. I hate the look of the ass end sitting so high compared to the front. Shackle kit 2 inch drop is like $135.00. Thats not enough drop.Bell Tech a good name. I know its not Mcgaugheys but is it OK

you could go spend a couple (prob less than $20) on a pair of spring pads from a trailer place (if you have one local).
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Im still thinking about your wak Skeezy1. I cannot upload your photo bucket to see what you did. How much drop did you get? Can you still put weight in the box? How much?
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Just a little advice...a flip w/o a notch is useless....unless you like the sound of the axle banging the frame. Its not rocket science, If I was doin flip/notch only, I'd get an e-bay kit and call it a day.
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Just a little advice...a flip w/o a notch is useless....unless you like the sound of the axle banging the frame. Its not rocket science, If I was doin flip/notch only, I'd get an e-bay kit and call it a day.



i did a flip with NO notch and have NO axle clearance issues. But I also used airshocks. I pull a 16ft car hauler about every weekend with a 2050lbs car and it pulls really good.

I'm not sure if my body style (frame wise) is different than urs.
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Well today was a crap day at work and my leafs came in as a leafGuy i ordered them from said they made a mistake online.He ordered 1 as a set but they are sold individualySo...............the price went up.I told him i wasnt interested in spending that on leafs only. He called me back and told me he could give me a better price on the 5 inch flip kit. I ordered it.Hope to have it in before Wed. I leave for Disney then and my buddy wants to pick up my truck to do it for me.All this is sounding like Disney world.
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