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so im kind of stuck and cant make my mind up, i want to do the 7'' kit for my 07 2wd but i have been thinking it may be worth it to sacrifice the look and save some coin and do the leveling shocks and run 33s instead of 35s, im goign to be running RBP wheels 20by9 and going to get some 33s, will this look ok with only a leveling kit on a 2wd? or should I suck it up and get the 7'' kit, or if anyone knows of a different 2wd kit i could do let me know. opinions and suggestions would be greatly appreciated
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In my opinion if you have trouble deciding on lifts, GO WITH THE TALLER ONE ! But seriously, what is the price on the 7" kit ? A leveling kit would look good but a 7" with 35's would look BITCHIN !
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the CST is allitle bit under 1500 including the brake lines all shocks everything needed
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Man, that sounds pretty good for a 7" lift, I wish 4wd lifts were that cheap !
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thats what i was thinking also, i wonder how hard the install would be and if i could do it myself.. i dont want to have to spend another 700 on a install lol
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I don't think it would be that bad, blocks in rear, spindles and what not for the front and brake lines right ? Just be sure to get it aligned afterwards.
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yeah the kit will have coilovers also, the kit isnt to bad of an install from what ive heard i just need someone to help me do it lol and probably some tools i need that i dont have
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if you want to save money save it on those rbp wheels. stupid money for what they are.
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I think they are like 338 a wheel for 20s the ones I was thinking about getting, any better ideas?
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i'm not sure what model you are looking at from rbp but consider, xd, moto metal, fuel, ballistic, american eagle etc... there are so many wheel companies its not even funny.
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