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I am debating which way to go for leveling my ram. I want to level it but not sure if I should go with just the front 2' lift or the front and back. I plan on going with ready lift as everyone seems to say great things about them. I plan on keeping the stock tires on for a while yet and would like to do a 6' body lift in the futures but that won't be for a while yet. Any suggestions?
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If you're just looking to do a temporary level, then a set of 2" spacers is the way to go. Simple install and removal, you just need an alignment after the install. With a level, stock tires won't look bad, so it's cost effective. As for the body lift in the future, unless you upgraded some other suspension components, that much of a body lift can make the truck unstable due to lifting a good chunk of weight over the center of gravity. I know that body lifts are cheaper, but unless you've beefed up the suspension enough to handle it, you'd be putting yourself at higher risk of body roll issues, and anti-sway bars can only do so much.
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Is it a 4x4 or 4x2?
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It is a 4x4,

So it's best to just lift the front and leave the back alone. My friend works at a dealer and can get me the kits pretty cheap. He can get me a Ready lift 2.5' front with the 1.75' back as well for 360.00 the kit retails for almost 600.00 Canadian.

But if just the front 2' is fine i will go with that. 200.00 flat I can get it for
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if you're looking to level, the 2.5/1.75 will still leave you with a rake, the factory specs are almost 2.5" of rake. It's not a big deal if you want to put a bit more height in the rear, it's just not as common; the main reason for lifting all the way around would be to fit oversized tires, which you're not planning... that being said, it's your truck and if you want more height all around, then do it, and let no nay-sayer stop you: one of us here lowered a 4x4... so I say do what you want, and let none claw you in your humor!
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lol well said, I'll just get the leveling kit for the front. Is this true or not :

Some people have reported wobbling with the 2.5 but none with the 2' I'd like the 2.5 but 2 will do me fine.
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They also don't make a 6" bodylift 3" is the biggest unless you Fab up your own which I would not recommend for a street truck.
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Wow 6" body lift?? I would not do that haha. If you want to go that high then do it properly and get a suspension lift.

The leveling kit will look pretty good with the truck on stock tires. Also if you get the level kit that does come with front and rear it would be good to do that and then a 3" body lift. So you should have about a 5"-6" lift with the level kit and the body lift together.
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My bad guys I meant 6' suspension
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Take a look at Performance Accessories. They make a body/leveling lift kit. So they include a leveling kit and body lift to give you a 5" lift. This could be a good possibility since you were looking at getting a lift, and this is cheap compared to others.

You could also use that kit in conjunction with a suspension lift kit to give you one big truck
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