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  1. Front wheel hop after lift kit install

    Suspension
    I replaced all my steering gear except the steering shaft and steering box. I added a anti wobble bracket to capture the steering box at the pittman arm. I replaced the stock coil springs and shocks with Skyjacker parts and Max Power longer stabilizer bar links. Now if I am traveling over 30mph...
  2. Mileage with lift kit?

    2014 Dodge Ram Forum
    Hello, I was wondering what kind of mpg you guys are getting with your truck's lift and tires. I recently had a 3" suspension lift installed on my Ram 1500 and have dropped from 18.5 mpg to 12 mpg. Still have stock tires. I spoke to some other guys and their drop in mileage wasn't nearly as...
  3. Towing with a lift

    LD RAM - General Discussion
    I'm considering a leveling kit or a 2" lift on my 1500 and putting 33" or 35" tires on. I know big lifts and big tires will really affect your handling and braking with a trailer. But how would a smaller job like this affect it? I believe my truck is rated for a little over 10k towing, would I...
  4. Help me decide

    LD RAM - General Discussion
    I have a ram 1500 and I'm either thinking of doing a leveling kit and street tires or lift and mud tires. Which one should I do
  5. Are 305/50r20 nitto 420s safe to run?

    Dodge Ram Wheels And Tires
    I have a 2004 1500 5.7hemi 4wd with a 3" lift kit. I am going to upgrade my rims and tires, i want 20x12 moto metals with -44 offset with 305/50r20 nitto 420s which is a 32" tire. Ive need a lot of guys saying that they arent rated for 2500s and are bad for towing and other guys saying they love...
  6. 6 inch Pro Comp lift ride quality

    Custom Chassis - Drive Line, Suspension - Lifting
    What is the ride quality after a 6 inch pro comp lift? https://youtu.be/JVf4pmC98HI
  7. Lift Kits ???? dumb question.

    Custom Chassis - Drive Line, Suspension - Lifting
    Hiyall I have a very dumb question - Everybody knows that suspension lift kits are superior to body lift kits as they provide better REAL clearance - here's the dumb question - WHY? Both types increase the angle of approach between bumper and tire and whichever type you use the axle and difs...
  8. New Wheels and Tires

    Dodge Ram Wheels And Tires
    Excuse me if this is already posted somewhere but I do not see it. I am looking to buy new wheels and tires for my 07 1500 but Im not too sure on how to figure out if they will fit stock, or if i will need a lift, and if i do need a lift, what size... I am currently looking at a 20x9 wheel...
  9. What 6 inch lift to get

    Custom Chassis - Drive Line, Suspension - Lifting
    Hey everyone I'm new. I have been researching for the last 6 months on wgat 6 inch suspension lift kit to get for my 2013 ram 1500 5.7 quad cab slt big horn. I was going to go with RXC bc every said to get it and I have one on my jeep xj for 5 years with no problems. But this is a new truck...
  10. Lift and tire size

    LD RAM - General Discussion
    If I lift my 2016 Ram 1500 outdoorsman 2.5 inches, is it possible to fit 35x12 tires on it? if not what size?
  11. Rough Country leveling spacers vs Bilstein 5100 series

    Custom Chassis - Drive Line, Suspension - Leveling
    I recently bought the rough country leveling kit for my 2011 dodge ram slt. i have read that they arent as good as the bilsteins. can anyone give me advice as to if i should send the rough country level kit back and get the bilsteins, if you have either one please comment on your experience...
  12. Bilsteins and 1.5" body lift?

    Suspension
    Hey guys, so, I'm thinking about leveling my 2006 1500 SLT with Bilsteins, and then putting on the 1.5" zone body lift. Does anyone have any experience with this? The only hesitation i have is that I'd have to cut the frame to allow for bumper relocation, and that just skeeves me out a bit. I...
  13. question on leveling

    Suspension
    i have a 2003 dodge ram 1500 4.7L 2wd and i want to raise the front of my truck to look "level". ive been looking all over and is see 5100 blistein are nice but i believe they are only 06+ i do not want to put spacers on the truck i wanna know what the best option would be for my year truck...
  14. 4" Lift kits for 2013 Ram 1500

    Suspension
    Hey guys this is my first time on the site and I need some advice. I want to put a 4" lift on my 2013 Ram 1500 truck but can't decide on which one. I have it narrowed down to the following. Pro Comp 4 Inch Lift Kit with ES9000 Shocks- http://www.procompusa.com/suspension...2281&pqa=13488 Pro...
  15. Lifted Hemi and Eco-Diesel MPG ?'s

    Custom Chassis - Drive Line, Suspension - Lifting
    I'm curious to know real world numbers for the Hemi and Eco once lifted. Please let us know if the numbers you quote are hand calculated or going off the evic. Also, please list the size lift you have and what tires you're running.
  16. Leveling spacer plus spindle lift?

    Suspension
    I have a 2008 Dodge Ram RWD with a 2" leveling spacer in the front. I am purchasing a maxtrac spindle lift kit with 6.5" in the front, and 4" in the rear. Since I have my leveling kit on already, after the spindle kit install; the total lift would be 8.5" in the front, and 4" in the rear. My...
  17. Leveling kit

    Custom Chassis - Drive Line, Suspension - Leveling
    Has anyone seen or used the leveling kit from Rancho? It is 2 new struts with new coil springs and upper mounting bracket, along with new rear shocks for a little under $700.
  18. Lift Upgrade/ Tire Question

    Custom Chassis - Drive Line, Suspension - Lifting
    Well after installing some off road lights onto the truck, I am now ready to move onto another project. I am only in a 2wd truck so i am going for a more aggresive look more than anything else. I am not looking to drop $1700+ for a 6 inch suspension lift. I read on a few other threads that...
  19. how to lift

    Custom Chassis - Drive Line, Suspension - Lifting
    I have a stock 2002 ram 1500 quadcab. I want to lift the truck for my wife (its her truck) and im not sure what to do. I want as much lift as I can but I don't want the $1400 5 or 6 inch lift because it will never go off road. Can I put the leveling kit on the springs which from what I have seen...
  20. Superlift with Bilstein experience?

    Suspension
    Does anyone have experience with Superlift + Bilsteins? I just ordered a 4" lift kit with bilstein struts from Superlift. I've read through the instructions a few times and the installation doesn't sound too intimidating (not my first lift) does anyone have any experience with these kits...
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