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Old 09-25-2010, 01:13 AM
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hey i was wondering if i lift my truck a bit would it make a difference when i go down the track? like being taller make it slower? just curious because some of these lifted rams are sick
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Drag wise, not really.

Are you going w/ larger tires w/ your lift? If so, youll need to compensate w/ lower gears to compensate or your 1/4 mile time WILL suffer.
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prob won't make a big difference at our level but going taller doesn't really help the aerodynamics and stiffer springs aren't exactly helping your weight transfer during the launch.
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no larger tires just to level it out then maby a 1 inch lift if they make it or 2 inches
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Youll see more of a difference in your driving style at the track the first few times more than youd notice a leveling kit effecting times..
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worried about the track dont lift it
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