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Old 10-25-2010, 12:07 AM
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Hi, I have a 97 Ranger 4x4 and im new to the 4x4 truck scene, and wanted about a 3-4 inch lift kit. I DO NOT want a body lift. I want a suspension lift but wanted to knw what sites have good prices or if theirs a certain brand thats better then the others? One more thing, is their any other way to get a lift? I hear if i put bigger leaf springs on, or even leveling kits i could get a few inches of lift? But plz let me knw what i need, any help is appreciated Thanx
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Old 10-25-2010, 01:23 AM
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For a 3in lift check out Fabtech's spindle lift you can find it on many websites be prepared to spend some money though. You can check out the EE's on here I seen one a few days ago for cheap. As for the rear you can do the chevy spring swap, shackle, AAL. Theres loads of info on here so some research.
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Old 10-25-2010, 06:33 AM
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For a 3in lift check out Fabtech's spindle lift you can find it on many websites be prepared to spend some money though. You can check out the EE's on here I seen one a few days ago for cheap. As for the rear you can do the chevy spring swap, shackle, AAL. Theres loads of info on here so some research.
That would be a good kit if his truck was 2WD.


Check out http://jamesduff.com

You're going to pay more for their kits but its probably the best on the market as far as quality goes.

Here's others:
http://roughcountry.com/suspension/4...r_83-97_4.html
http://www.tuffcountry.com/suspensio...lift-kits.html
http://skyjacker.com/products/produc...submodel=SUPER
http://www.superlift.com/Catalog.asp?P=K687&V=239


The problem you'll run into with your truck if you put a leveling coil or leveling spacer is that it will be a pain in the ass to get it aligned afterwards. If your truck is aligned now and you put a 2" leveling kit on it, it will push the tops of your tires outwards.

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Old 10-25-2010, 04:05 PM
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Ok thanx alot guys. Im still undecided on what to do at this point tho. Im trying to decide on what to do first. Lift it, put and exosceleton on it, exhaust, tires ext... But thanx!!
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Old 10-25-2010, 09:04 PM
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That would be a good kit if his truck was 2WD.


Check out http://jamesduff.com

You're going to pay more for their kits but its probably the best on the market as far as quality goes.

Here's others:
http://roughcountry.com/suspension/4...r_83-97_4.html
http://www.tuffcountry.com/suspensio...lift-kits.html
http://skyjacker.com/products/produc...submodel=SUPER
http://www.superlift.com/Catalog.asp?P=K687&V=239


The problem you'll run into with your truck if you put a leveling coil or leveling spacer is that it will be a pain in the ass to get it aligned afterwards. If your truck is aligned now and you put a 2" leveling kit on it, it will push the tops of your tires outwards.
Good point how the hell did I miss 4x4?
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