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Old 02-17-2010, 09:19 AM
smurphsoldier smurphsoldier is offline
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Default Opinion on lift with shackle extenders and keys

Just want everyones opinion on 3" shackles and torsion bar keys to lift my fx4. Anyone done this and if so do you have pics. It would save me alot of work and I found a kit for $120 new. Let me know what you guys and gals think.
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Old 02-17-2010, 09:25 AM
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3" shackles? Seem like a little much. I would stay away from keys though.

You can crank you t-bars for for 1-2"
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Old 02-17-2010, 09:56 AM
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Ya crank your torsion bars it's free
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Old 02-17-2010, 10:28 AM
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Stay away from the keys, just crank your current keys it's the same thing and it's free. If you want to read a more detailed reason why the keys are bad, checkout Shane's posts: Torsion Lift Keys ???
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