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Old 02-22-2011, 09:43 AM
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Default Even lift, or higher in the front?

I know between different states, this differs

California (where I am from) has a combo of both

I was just wondering what you guys think, even lift on the truck, or higher in the front?

I have a 2003 ranger edge (2" body lift) sitting on 33s with a 3" fabtech spindle lift in the front and just the stock 2" blocks in the rear
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Old 02-22-2011, 09:46 AM
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Default Re: Even lift, or higher in the front?

im not a fan of the Cali style look with the front end higher, i prefer my truck to sit level. the Cali style is getting more popular though, starting to see it more and more around here.
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Old 02-22-2011, 09:48 AM
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Default Re: Even lift, or higher in the front?

I was always talking shit on it, saying how dumb it looked and stuf
I got a ranger 3 years ago, and now my truck sits higher in the front haha

I am now a huge fan of the "Cali-lean"
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Old 02-22-2011, 09:59 AM
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Default Re: Even lift, or higher in the front?

Really? That's a real thing? I thought those were just worn springs/shocks. Definitely has not caught on here in Michigan. If anything, I would think the opposite would look better, slightly higher in the back-end. More aggressive. Tail dragging seems like it portrays a lazy, laid back attitude. But to each their own. Ultimately you have to do what makes you happy.
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Old 02-22-2011, 10:04 AM
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Default Re: Even lift, or higher in the front?

Cali lean looks dumb I agree with Jim but hey each to their own
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Old 02-22-2011, 10:05 AM
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Default Re: Even lift, or higher in the front?

See, in my personal opinion I absolutely HATE when the back of a truck sits higher than the front
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Old 02-22-2011, 10:09 AM
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Default Re: Even lift, or higher in the front?

I was born and raised in cali ( eagle rock ) getting my cali lean soon lol
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Old 02-22-2011, 10:12 AM
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I was born and raised in cali ( eagle rock ) getting my cali lean soon lol
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Old 02-22-2011, 10:20 AM
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Default Re: Even lift, or higher in the front?

I think this so-called cali-lean is a good fit for prerunners. For DD. no way. Trucks should sit nice and level.

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actually, I guess it fits low-riders (if thats what there called!) or bagged trucks. It looks good. But to do it to a 4x4 truck or a stock height truck...naw
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Old 02-22-2011, 10:23 AM
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Default Re: Even lift, or higher in the front?

cali guy here and my truck used to have the cali lean when my bars were maxed and i loved it but it was extremely stiff and i'm only rolling on 28.9 tires lmao so it looked so retarded. I say leave it. you already have the pre-runner look going and it looks great! When ever i get my 31's i'm going to max my bars back up to get the cali lean back on it.
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Old 02-22-2011, 10:29 AM
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Default Re: Even lift, or higher in the front?

There is a quad and firewood in the back, so my back does sit a little higher than in this pic



Can't tell me my truck looks bad with the lean...



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Old 02-22-2011, 10:30 AM
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There is a quad and firewood in the back, so my back does sit a little higher than in this pic



Can't tell me my truck looks bad with the lean...
f-ing sexy man!!!! leave that shit alone!!!!
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Old 02-22-2011, 10:32 AM
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Default Re: Even lift, or higher in the front?

I have my bars turned all the way down (smoother ride) with 3" lift spindles
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Old 02-22-2011, 10:37 AM
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Yeah i definitely like the front sittin a little higher than the back. Where im from everybody does it that way, we call it the Palatka lean around here.
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Old 02-22-2011, 10:37 AM
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Default Re: Even lift, or higher in the front?

i like it when the truck sits a inch or 2 higher in the front. Where im from in virginia though we call it "carolina pimping" lol
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