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Old 11-28-2011, 10:34 PM
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I am going to be leveling out my 2011 Ram and I want to know if anyone has had problems with the vibrations in 4x4. I can either go with the 2.5 or 2" kit. ReadyLift says go with the 2" since some people have vibration issues. I know myself I had problems in my 07 Ram with the level and vibrations. I know my 2011 rams CV shafts are sitting perfectly level, so I cannot see them going on a huge angle causing vibrations.

It looks like you guys all have 2.5" lifts up front but I want to make sure the trucks are functioning fine lol.

I have a set of 35" General Grabbers about to go on as well, with the red letters. I cant wait lol! I just want to have the truck be alright in 4x4 since the winter is coming
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Hey Matt, noticed you haven't been around for awhile, hope all is well. I'm also interested in leveling mine at some point so I have subscribed to this thread.
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Just do Bilstiens. I have maxed Bilstiens plus my 6" and have NO vibrations

I understand going cheaper and doing the strut spacer option, if you do go that route, I'd say it's hit and miss on the vibration. But 2" would be less likely to have the issue.
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Ya I have maxed Bilsteins to make a 12" lift on my truck as well, with vibrations! haha. I am not going to be putting Bilsteins on this truck. I am doing it cheap since it is my work truck, not spending a lot on her. I ordered the 2.5" spacer on the front, thanks for all the help!!
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i have vibrations with bilsteins aswell
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i got a 2.5 leveling kit in my 12 with no vibrations, and toyo open country 35x12.50 w a 1/4'' spacer an it rides great

hey scatpack i got a question for ya man, i just order them iron bull bumpers for my ram, do they come with mounts for the lights? and what size piaa's you running ?
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You know the rules man, once you get those tires on there better be some pictures!! hahah
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i have vibrations with bilsteins aswell
I have a feeling they fixed the problem closer to 2010 with the front ends.

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i got a 2.5 leveling kit in my 12 with no vibrations, and toyo open country 35x12.50 w a 1/4'' spacer an it rides great

hey scatpack i got a question for ya man, i just order them iron bull bumpers for my ram, do they come with mounts for the lights? and what size piaa's you running ?
Great choice man, Iron Bull actually comes shipped with a coating on it. It is like a bed liner type of coating, looks awesome! The bumper has the hole for the fogs and it has the mount. So you just need to pick up the fog light kit. Mine are 4" fogs the PIAA 510 SMRs. I actually have 2 driving lights and 2 fogs in the bumper. At night it is fantastic with the 4 bumper lights and the headlights going. When your lifted as high as my truck is the headlights dont do too much haha, I need HIDs. The projectors say not to use HIDs but I CANT SEE!!!

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You know the rules man, once you get those tires on there better be some pictures!! hahah
Of course man! I cant wait to get those tires on, I always wanted to get the General Tire Grabbers with the red letters. I wanted to put them on my 07 Ram but they only make those up to a 35" tire. Now that I have this truck too I can finally get them. You will see a bunch of pics haha, I'll be that excited
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I have a 2010 with the Rough Country level kit, 2.5 front and 1.75 rear and no issues. I put them on myself (with hand tools and floor jacks and it sucked...BAD) and no vibes before I had everything adjusted or after.
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I have a 2010 with the Rough Country level kit, 2.5 front and 1.75 rear and no issues. I put them on myself (with hand tools and floor jacks and it sucked...BAD) and no vibes before I had everything adjusted or after.
Yeah man I just put my rough country kit on yesterday and had a frame lift and it still sucked bad. I lost my cool a couple times trying to figure out the front end. that sucker just wouldn't drop lose. Looks good but I wish the truck sat a little more level, I'm not digging this rake. Maybe it'll grow on me after I convince the wife we need new wheels and tires.
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