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Old 02-27-2011, 11:19 PM
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Alrighty so i finally got to start installing my air management/ back ridetech sleeve bags with my good friends Nino and Kevin...Very talented guys, couldnt have done it without them...

(btw, still saving for the front shockwaves)....

Here's a pic of some of the work

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....Then the next morning came....I tried to air it up and one of the bags jumps out of place and pops out of position completely then the truck collapsed (i was so overwhelmed i was shakin. LOL):




So, we welded the bag trays and some new washers to them to run into the bottom channel. Theres NO WAY they'll move now:



Close up (the bags fit like a glove. beautiful.):
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Old 02-27-2011, 11:30 PM
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Nice looking so far

just a thought
you might paint your calipers while you have it tore down, they still look almost new & easy to rough up the surface now, rather than in a year or two
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looks good so far! let us know how she rides
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you might paint your calipers while you have it tore down, they still look almost new & easy to rough up the surface now, rather than in a year or two
i dont mind the silver. def. woulda been the perfect time though.

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looks good so far! let us know how she rides
She rides good so far. the more aired up the stiffer though. still tryna find that happy medium between bottoming out and stiff.
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That's alot of work to be doing in the driveway!! Props man!!
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thanks man. it wasnt too too bad.
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Where are the pics of it all bolted back together and laid out in the back???? Looks good man, can't wait to see the front done too!
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okay so heres some cellphone pics of it squattin in my driveway. keep in mind these are only 20 inch rims on low pros...thats why I don't really tuck. I'm resting on bumpstops right now (which have been cut in half as the instructions required.) I'd say its about 7.5 inches lower than stock.


i also cleaned up the air management with some brushed style wire loom. i think its fresh.
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